Our topic for Summer term 2 is...
What is the best ever invention?
As part of our learning, we will be looking at various inventions and inventors over time. We will also be writing biographies of famous inventors as well as advertising inventions. All of our learning will lead us to answer the question - What is the best invention ever? I wonder if we will all have different answers or whether we will decide on one overriding winner!
Welcome to our current topic for Summer term 1, where we are asking
Robin Hood - friend or foe?
As part of our learning, we will be looking in detail at our locality and delving into the life of the legend of Sherwood Forest - Robin Hood. The big question will allow us to become young historians as ask and answer the moral question of whether his actions were right or wrong. We will be reading a range of texts including 'The Night Gardener' and 'The Adventures of Robin Hood.' For this half term, our Science unit will involve exploring plants of the forest and include opportunities for first hand experiences for the children. Below are our WWAL and Homework menu for the half term.
In the second half of the Spring term, we will be finding out...
Who lives in a place like this
We are going to be acting as scientists as we start to look at the different habitats of creatures on Earth. We will also be reading the fantastic Little Evie in the Wild Woods by Jackie Morris which will be our stimulus for writing activities too. If you have any knowledge of creatures or animals then you may want to produce your own homework about these!
Get ready this term to explore the wonderful world of chocolate. Through explorative learning and hands on investigation we will become chocolatiers following the journey of a cocoa bean to a chocolate bar. Our class text will be Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl… We can’t wait!