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Term 5 Topic

What are we learning about this term?


Our topic is Animals – Where in the world are the animals?


*English: News writing, life cycle drawing and labelling, persuasive writing, story writing, discussion, descriptive writing, poetry writing, riddle writing, leaflet making and book review writing.


* Mathematics: Place value within 100, multiplication, division, position and direction, weight and volume.


*Science: Learn the six animal classes and their unique characteristics – mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians and arthropods; habitats, micro-habitats, food chains and a bug hunt.


* Geography: Locate endangered animals on a world map. Learn about animal habitats.


* Religious Education: Learn about Jewish festivals.


*Art: Painting - studying the work of Vincent Van Gogh and craft making.


*Music: Listen to ‘The Carnival of the Animals’ by Saint-Saens.


* Personal, Social, and Health Education: Jigsaw scheme ‘Relationships’.


* Physical Education: Games activities.


*Design and Technology: Design and make a 3D animal mask.


*Computing: Keyboard skills, design and drawing skills.




Please could your child bring in Animal themed books, pictures, posters and models to share and talk about?

Thank you.