Snow Leopards

Class Teacher: Mrs Hachani

During terms 1 and 2, our theme will be Gods and Mortals!

As geographers, we will discover Greece! We will learn where in the world it is and how its physical geography has impacted on its culture and history.

As historians, we will explore Ancient Greece and discover what it was like to live in Athens.

As writers, we will discover Greek myths, write newspaper articles about the Trojan Horse and read the brilliant novel, ‘Who Let the Gods Out?’

As scientists, we will investigate herbivores, omnivores and carnivores, in the context of the digestive system, teeth and the food chain.

As artists and designers, we will create moving pictures based on well-known Greek myths and use clay to sculpt and decorate our own Greek vases.

During term 3 our theme will be Veni, Vidi, Vici!

As geographers,we will discover Italy and learn about the countries that the Romans conquered on their way to Britain.

As historians,we will discover how the Romans invaded Britain and find out how this changedour history.

As writers,we will write our own stories about escaping Pompeii on the day of the eruption.

As scientists, we will discover how sounds are made, how they travel and how they can be changed.

As artists,we will develop our drawing skills to create portraits of famous Romans.

During term 5 our theme will be Bright Sparks

As scientists, we will learn about how light helps us to see objects, how light is reflected of different objects and how shadows are formed. We will also learn about how electricity is generated and learn how to create our own electrical circuits using different components.

As designers, we will design and make and evaluate our own torches, applying our scientific knowledge and understanding.

During term 6 our theme will be Marvellous Marshfield

As geographers, we will use fieldwork and maps to explore and discover our local area, including Marshfield and other surrounding villages. We will investigate the physical and human geography of our local area.

As historians, we will use a range of sources to investigate the history of our local area and describe the changes that have happened in Marshfield throughout history.