Pests and Pots
Our topic learning will cover these subject this half term: Science, Art and Design, Design Technology and Geography.
Let’s grow! A crispy carrot, a luscious lettuce or a tasty tomato. Dig deep and put your back into it, making your own tubs and planters and nurturing your greens.
Learn about farms and where food comes from and discover which allotments are closest to your school, and open the door to the secret garden.
Build a bug hotel or a wonderful wormery then watch them wriggle and burrow, mixing earth as they go!
Discover where in the world you’ll find the deadliest beasts – scorpions, ant and venomous what will we discover?
Peasants, Princes and Pestilence
Our topic learning will cover these subject this half term: History, Design Technology, Geography and Science.
Flee your fields, close your doors and pull up the drawbridge: the dreaded and deathly ‘Great Pestilence’ is here! Mount your steed and gallop through the dark and deadly world of 14th century Britain, sword and shield at the ready, pledging you allegiance to king and country.
Rouse your troops with promises of bloody battle and violent jousts. Read and write historical accounts, poems and tales and discover the grotesque effects of bugs and bacteria on the human body.
And if you smell a rat, my friend – get out of there!