Welcome to Class 4!
Mr Ferguson and Mrs Marron welcome you to Class 4.
This half term our topic is called: ALLOTMENT
Let's grow! A crispy carrot, a luscious lettuce or a tasty tomato. Dig deep and put your back into it, watering your plants and nurturing your greens. Harvest your crops and make soups and dishes of seasonal foods that taste delicious. Who will be this year's Masterchef? Learn about farms and where food comes from, writing reports on world wide produce.
Subjects covered during the topic include:
English: Non-chronological reports; instructions; explanations; narrative; poetry
Science: Plant reproduction and lifecycles; lifecycles of mammals, amphibians, insects and birds; working scientifically
Computing: Online research; Collecting, evaluating and presenting information.
Art: Botanical drawing and painting; wire sculpture.
Geography: Land use; food origin; geographical skills and fieldwork; map work; climate
PE: Football; dance
D&T: Cooking and nutrition
Homework: Monday: Maths (for Wednesday)
Tuesday: Half an hour reading (record in log book)
Wednesday: English homework (for Friday)
Thursday: Learn spellings/ times tables for Friday test
Friday and Weekend: Half an hour reading per day (record in log book)
PE is on Tuesdays and Fridays.
Author of the Year: Michael Morpurgohttps://www.michaelmorpurgo.com/
Have you seen the Kids' Zone? Play games, and visit some cool websites.