This term we are going to work around the theme of WW2. We will learn about key events that happened and look closely at how the war affected people's lives.
We will discover what life was like for children and adults both at home and abroad through a range of quality texts including Once by Morris Gleitzman and Goodnight Mr Tom by Michelle Magorian
We will look indepth at the impact of evacuation through debates and persuasive letter writing and will focus on air raids and shelters through a design and technology investigation.
In science we will discover how the heart and lungs work to keep us alive and what it means to be healthy.
In the second half term we will be studying the book Kensuke's Kingdom which was written by the Year 6 Must Reads author Michael Morpurgo.
There are many other areas we plan to delve into and you can take a sneak peek into the different lessons by looking through the photo slideshow.
PE is on a Friday and homework will be set on a Thursday.