Welcome to our class.
Animals: Generic SOW looking at basic reading and writing skills
Poetry: Reading, Writing and Performing different types of poems
Non-Fiction and Media: Students explore media resources and consider how they persuade their audiences. Students will also produce some of their own persuasive writing
Fairy tales and Short Stories: Exploring a range of texts and writing creatively
Shakespeare: Looking the context and times and reading extracts from Macbeth. Students will also have the opportunity to role play sections and rewrite the ending.
U&A: Data collection, patterns, sorting
Electricity and magnetism
Plants and ecosystems
Shape, times tables, number bonds
Using and applying, money, times tables
Understanding Computers: Learning how to log onto the schools network with their individual logins, to navigate around a computer and understand where to locate different software.
Microsoft Office: Students to learn how to log onto Microsoft Word insert text and use a variety of different functions to edit the information.
Microsoft Office: Students to learn how to log onto Microsoft PowerPoint, insert text, images and how to layout a presentation against a set criteria. Students will present their work and get the opportunity to edit their presentation after feedback given.
Online Safety: Students are to learn about Online Safety, they will be taught about the dangers online and how to stay safe online.
Coding: Students will get the opportunity to use a coding device called ‘Microbit’ They will learn how to connect the device, insert simple code and learn how to debug code.
Multimedia: Students will get the opportunity to learn how to use a variety of devices that take photos. They will learn what a good/bad photo is, how to download them and how to edit them.
Striking & Fielding Game
Extra Curricular – Meraki Duo Performance
Extra Curricular – Young Voices Concert, A4 Brass Quartet Performance
Extra Curricular – Cross-phase performance linked to “Climate Change”
Students will be learning how to use a range of simple equipment within the kitchen. Knife skills, baking and designing healthy snacks will allow students to understand the importance of a healthy diet and lifestyle. A range of breakfast ideas and simple packed lunches are what is on the menu.
Home Learning Resources
Beyond Words is a charity that provides books and training to support people who find pictures easier to understand than words. Whether supporting somebody with a learning disability or communication difficulty, our resources empower people through pictures.They have a collection of books which are free to download. These include:
- Beating the Virus – A short wordless story, that will help people to understand what to do if you have Coronavirus and how to keep yourself and those who you care about safe. The story also shows how to safely help others who may be self-isolating. Supplementary text at the end of the story gives information on where people can seek help if they are unwell and signposts to other useful resources.
- Good Days and Bad Days During Lockdown – A wordless booklet with scenes from existing Beyond Words stories looking at what makes a ‘good day’ and what makes a ‘bad day’.Scenes address social distancing, lockdown, mental health and daily routines.