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This half terms theme: The Monarchy

 

 

English 

In English this half term we will be looking at and writing a variety of biographies based around the Monarchy. We will also be writing our own auto-biography, sharing interesting facts about ourselves.

 

Maths

In maths this half term we will be looking at the place value of numbers up to 90,000,000, including decimal numbers. We will also look at rounding and ordering these numbers. After this we will be making links between fractions, decimals and percentages. Applying everything that we have learnt to a variety of problem solving questions and investigations.

 

Extra Practise!

Check out the websites below and challenge yourself to some additional learning.

 

Curriculum

Theme

In theme this half term we will be learning about the history of our monarchy. We will be learning about William the Conqueror’s reign from 1066 on wards and we will look at how King John made himself very unpopular as monarch and why King Henry VIII married so many times. We will also look at who Queen Anne was, what Queen Victoria achieved during her reign and look at the role of the British monarchy today.

 

Science

In science this half term we will be learning about Evolution and Inheritance. We will learn about variation and adaptation in plants, animals and humans. We will
be able to explore how both Charles Darwin and Alfred Wallace developed their theories of evolution and will examine the scientific evidence from plants and animals that has been gathered to support the theory of evolution.

 

 

 

Homework

Monday:- Grammar/ reading comprehension (due in Wednesday).

 

Wednesday: - Maths (due in Friday).

 

Friday: - Writing (due in Monday).