Welcome to Class 4!
Mr Ferguson and Mrs Marron welcome you to Class 4.
This half term our topic is called: ANCIENT GREECE
From nothingness came chaos, from chaos came air and water, from air and water came life! Then, rising majestically from the darkness, came Gaia, Mother Earth, a beacon of warmth and light.
Discover a fantastical world full of mythical creatures and legendary heroes. Poseidon, Apollo, Artemis and Zeus reign almighty from Mount Olympus, watching mere mortals on dusty Athenian streets.
Meet Theseus, the hero, and Helen of Troy, the beautiful face that launched a thousand ships.
Explore the terrains of Greece, where in pure blue skies, the sun scorches waxen wings and melts the fortunes of Icarus and Daedalus.
Find out about the amazing discoveries and inventions made by the Ancient Greeks over two thousand years ago! Which of these do we still use today?
Subjects covered during the topic include:
English: Myths and Legends; character descriptions
History: Ancient Greece.
Computing: Online research; Collecting, evaluating and presenting information.
Art: Clay sculpture.
Geography: Ancient and Modern Day Greece; Geographical features; Using maps.
PE: Swimming; Rounders; Cricket
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.
Have you seen the Kids' Zone? Play games, and visit some cool websites.