Autumn Term 1 Learning
In the first half of the Autumn term most of our learning is driven by science and the theme, ‘Have a Heart’ - the circulatory system. During this half term, we lead the school in a fundraising event for the British Heart Foundation.
Autumn Term 2 Learning
In the second half of the Autumn term most of our learning is driven by history and the theme, ‘Vicious Vikings – Fact or Fiction? We begin this unit dressed as a Viking and visit the Maritime Museum in Falmouth to take part in a Viking workshop.
Spring Term 1 and 2 Learning
This term our learning is driven by Geography and Science and the theme, ‘Voyage of Discovery’. We learn about Darwin’s journey to the Galapagos Islands and his scientific discoveries.
Spring 1 Sequencing
Spring 1 Leap into Learning
Spring 1 Knowledge Organiser - Evolution and Inheritance
Spring 1 Knowledge Organiser - What is it like in the Galapagos islands
Spring 2 Sequencing
Spring 2 Leap into Learning
Spring 2 Knowledge Organiser Evolution and Inheritance
Summer Term 1
In the first half of the Summer term most of our learning is driven by Geography and the theme, ‘A Tale of Two Cities.’ We study Paris and London and undertake fieldwork in Truro to compare these cities.
Summer Term 2
In the second half of the Summer term most of our learning is driven by History and the theme, Chacewater - A Story of a Cornish Mining Village – the impact of the industrial revolution. We will visit Wheal Busy and investigate how the invention of steam engines revolutionised the mining industry.
Reading - Children should read at home for 30 minutes daily as part of their homework.
Maths fluency- Children have a weekly arithmetic or times tables focus which is rehearsed each day in school and quizzed on a Friday. Children can practice maths fluency on TTRockstars.
Weekly Maths/SPAG - Homework will be given out on a Friday, to then be handed in the following Friday.