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welcome to swans' class page

Class Teacher: Mrs Spencer

Higher Level Teaching Assistant: Mrs Cross

our learning in the spring term

In Swans, we have begun our new topic, which is "Wonderful Me". We will be learning all about the human body and how best to keep ourselves healthy. 

 

Our topic is ‘Wonderful Me’

Writing

  • Write persuasively.
  • Write biographies.
  • Write formally.

 

Reading

  • Reading Skellig and focussing on language, themes, summarising and predicting.

 

Mathematics

  • Fractions, percentages and decimals.
  • Ratio and proportion.
  • Money problems

 

Science

  • Look at nutrition, transportation of water and nutrients in the body, and the muscle and skeleton system of humans and animals.
  • Look at the digestive system in humans, teeth and the human circulatory system.
  • Look at the effect of diet, exercise and drugs.
  • Across all year groups scientific knowledge and skills should be learned by working scientifically.

 

Design and Technology

  • Understand and apply the principles of a healthy and varied diet.
  • Prepare and cook a variety of predominantly savoury dishes using a range of cooking techniques.
  • Understand seasonality and know where and how a variety of ingredients are grown, reared, caught and processed.

PE

  • Striking and fielding games

 

Last update: 2017-03-15