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The Terrible Tudors topic information and curriculum overview

Our topic for this half term is 'The Terrible Tudors'. 

 

English: 

Our English work is cross curricular with our theme. Within this we will look at:

  • Macbeth: characters, story plots, the language of Shakespeare
  • Treason: Story writing, diary writing
  • Editing and Improving our work
  • Grammar curriculum for Y5 and Y6
  • Spelling strategies
  • Higher level punctuation, including colons and semi-colons
  • Reading comprehension

Maths

  • Fractions: equivalent, simplifying, comparing and ordering, mixed numbers, improper fractions, fractions of amounts, adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions. 
  • Percentages of numbers
  • Converting between fractions, decimals and percentages.

 

Science:

  • Materials and their uses.
  • Properties of materials: magnetic, transparent, hardness, conductivity etc
  • Separating materials using sieving and evaporation
  • Materials and reversible or irreversible changes to them.

 

RE:

  • Was Jesus the Messiah? 

 

History:

  • The Tudors: Reformation, legacy, exploration, battles, the wives of Henry VIII

 

PSHE:

  • Relationships

PE:

  • Tennis (Monday)
  • Core PE skills (Thursday)

 

DT:

  • Creating a frame
  • joining materials

 

 

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