In English we will continue to read, 'There's a Viking in my Bed' by Jeremy Strong. We will be writing a character description, a setting description as well as persuasive writing in the form of a leaflet. Children will be learning how to write a letter of complaint and will look at Viking facts in non-fiction books.
In guided reading we will continue to read the story of; 'The Time Travelling Cat and the Viking Terror' by Julia Jarman. Children will use their skills to answer comprehension questions daily.
In Maths, we will be looking at measurement using rulers, scales and clocks. We will also measuring capacity of different liquids. We will continually practise calculations using column addition and subtraction and we will be dividing or multiplying.
We will continue to work on our times tables knowledge in readiness for a summer assessment test.
Times Tables Rock Stars and Hit the Button are excellent websites that you may be able to access at home for extra practice.
This term we will be looking at Anglo Saxons and Vikings. We will study a timeline to when key events took place. Will will look at where these invaders came from and where they settled.
We will be looking at the way of life of a Viking, about how they lived, what they ate and how they farmed the land to survive. By studying and researching Vikings, we will find out about battles and what Vikings wore to protect themselves.
Word Aware - Learn a word a day to improve your language
Monday - Survivor
Tuesday - Extreme
Wednesday - Sound
Thursday - Purpose
Friday - Explanation
Knowledge Organisers and Resources (to support wider learning)