What will we be studying this term?
This term our topic is The Romans. We will:
Find out who they were and where they ruled
Compare them to the Celts
Find out about Bouddica, Julius Caesar and Emperor Claudius
Discover what life was like for a Roman soldier
Enjoy a Roman banquet
Explore,discuss, research, design and create Roman mosaics
In Science we will be learning about Animals, including humans. We will focus on the digestive system, teeth, and food chains.
In Maths we will be continuing to look at Multiplication and Division, and we will move on to looking at Area, Fractions and Decimals later on in the term.
In English we will be writing Fact files, Newspaper Reports and Poetry and we will continue to have daily Guided Reading and Spelling sessions. Spellings will be set and tested on Mondays.
In Computing we will continue to look at Scratch and will also think about Internet Safety , and in RE we will be thinking about Why Jesus is important to Christians.
In PE we will be doing Outdoor and Adventurous activities on Mondays and Dance on Wednesdays. PE kit should remain in school at all times and children should have appropriate clothing for indoor and outdoor sessions, including correct footwear.
Homework will be set on a Friday and should be returned by the following Wednesday in order for it to be marked, unless stated otherwise. Reading should be recorded in the home communicaton journals (turquoise) at least three times a week and children should continue to practise their times tables up to 12 x12 and Rainbow recall questions.
Thank you for your ongoing support.