Welcome to the Summer term!!
In English we will be revising a range of texts and children will be encouraged to reflect critically on the text and make comparisons between this text and others. Also, children will continue to practise their reading comprehension skills and their ability to read, analyse texts.
Children will be revising the four rules, money and real life problems, fractions, decimals and percentages. Investigations will also take place into data handling involving the analysis and construction of pie charts, line graphs and conversion charts. In addition, children will be developing their understanding of the properties of 2 and 3 D shapes.We will continue to develop our mental maths and improve times tables, using Times Table Rockstars as well as independent targets for the Maths Explorer.
In Science we will focus on Scientists and Inventors and Evolution and Darwin.
Our curriculum topic is Rainforests for Summer!! We are going to travel to South America within our classroom looking at Rainforests, the Maya and Chocolate!
In PSHE we will be looking at relationships and RSE. In PE some children will be swimming after half term and others will be participating in Outdoor and Adventurous activities, culminating in our residential to Ravenstor Youth Hostel.