We are learning
Spring Term 2
This term's topic is 'Raiders and Invaders'. We will focus on developing our chronological knowledge of the Anglo-Saxon and Viking struggle for the Kingdom of England until the time of King Alfred. We will look into fashions and goods of the Saxons and Vikings.
In Design and Technology, we will be using our design skills to plan and build a Viking Boat. We will also explore Sutton Hoo and study Ancient Runes.
In English, we will be looking at the story of King Arthur and the Round Table. We will use this legend to inspire our own mythological writing and to develop our grammar skills.
In Science, we will be investigating, through practical experiments, how the Saxons and Vikings stored food and made butter.
In PHSE, we will be continue using Jigsaw to learn about how to keep ourselves healthy.
How you can help at home?
Supporting your son to know their Times Tables will help their mental fluency and recall. You could also support them to research key facts about the Anglo Saxons and Vikings to consolidate their learning in school.