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This half terms theme: The Shang Dynasty




In English this half term we will be reading ‘Carrie’s War’.

We will carry out a variety of written work from this book, such as: diary writing, letter writing, explanation text and information text.

We will link in grammar and punctuation features such as: bullet points, subjunctive mood and the correct use of colons, semi-colons and hyphens.



In maths this half term we will look at algebra, ratio and data handling.

We will then begin revising all areas of maths, preparing ourselves for SAT’s.


Extra Practise!

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


Log on to Mathletics and practice your maths skills - maybe even play a game against your friends. 






In theme this half term we will be learning about how and why the war started, we will then look at what life was like for children during WW2.

In particular we will investigate the life of an evacuee, finding out why they were evacuated and looking at where they were sent and what happened to them once they arrived.



As scientists we will be investigating electricity. We will be learning about how electricity travels and how it can be manipulated to travel a certain way.

We will use science equipment to plan, build and carry out circuit investigations. 


Learning Log:

Our projects have been replaced with Learning Logs. Please see the word document for the list of activities. 


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


Wednesday: - Maths (due in Friday).


Friday: - Writing (due in Monday).