Welcome to Class 4!
Mr Ferguson and Mrs Marron welcome you to Class 4.
This half term our topic is called:
Welcome to Mexico! Get ready to explore this unique country, from its towering temples and stunning geography to its pulsing rhythms and fun-packed festivals. Find out about traditional Mexican food. Make your own salsa and guacamole.
Discover the mysterious world of ancient Mayan civilisation. Just be careful to keep your head!
Subjects covered during the topic include:
English: Invitations; postcards; Myths and Legends; Poetry
Geography: Physical and human geography of Mexico; map work; climate
Computing: Online research; digital presentation.
D&T: Food of Mexico; Evaluating and making instruments
Science: Light; Working scientifically
PE: Dance; Fencing; Hockey.
Art: Maya art
History: Mayan History
Homework: Monday: Maths
Tuesday: Half an hour reading (record in log book or using Oxford Reading scheme online)
Thursday: Learn spellings/ times tables for Friday test
Friday and Weekend: Half an hour reading per day (record in log book or using Oxford Reading scheme online)
PE is on Thursdays and Fridays.
Author of the Year: Michael Morpurgo https://www.michaelmorpurgo.com/
Have you seen the Kids' Zone? Play games, and visit some cool websites.