Term 1

In English this term we will be looking at a range of fiction and non-fiction texts. 
 
Key skills that we will practicing are - 
Using adjectives to describe settings 
Using prepositional language 
Features of a non-fiction text
 
We will use this skills to write a setting description and to write our own information text,  related to our enquiry, Why do we live here?
Maths 
 
 
Please support your child at home by regularly practicing times tables. 
Here are some websites we recommend: 
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/times-table-collection/z4vv6v4
Enquiry 
 
Our Enquiry this term is: Why do we live here?
We will be learning about: 
Using maps 
Locating countries and geographical features 
The lives of the Ancient Sumer 
Perspective drawing 
 
 
Some websites that may be of help: 
 
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/history-ks2-introducing-ancient-sumer/zmgnvk7?scrlybrkr=c6ec43ac
https://artprojectsforkids.org/draw-perspective/
https://digimapforschools.edina.ac.uk/login
 
Your class teacher will send our digimaps password and username via Class Dojo