This term we shall be studying Earth & Space. The children will be carrying their own research on the planets and sharing the information with the Year 5 class through a presentation.
We shall be finding out about:
The stars and how they shine;
The moon and the changes in to throughout the year;
The earth and how it rotates-day and night/seasons
The sun and its affect on the earth
Natural reactions- Volcano, earthquake, Tornado & Tsunami
In Literacy, we shall be studying some books relating to our topic:
Play script with humour-Abducted by Aliens by Ian Souter
Mission To Mars research brochure
Journal/Diary-Trip to Mars
Space Newspaper report
Welsh themed books-Dragon Ring by Liz Haigh
Welsh recipes, songs & rhymes
In Maths, we shall be covering decimals, fraction and percentages, shape and symmetry as well as systematically working our way through reasoning activities.
In Welsh, we shall be talking a lot and sharing our interests as well as preparing for the Eisteddfod.
As you can see we have a lot to look forward to.
Don't forget to bring PE kit for Tuesdays and Fridays and to return all homework and reading books on Fridays.