Welcome to Miss Beniston's Class!
Our topic this term is
Welcome to Y5/6 - Spring Term 1 2018
Happy New Year to you all. We hope you had a fantastic Christmas and are ready for the busy ahead.
We would like to introduce this term's topic - Darwin's Delights
We’re off on an exciting expedition with Charles Darwin and his crew on HMS beagle. Can you trace his route across the vast ocean?
Stop at the magical Galápagos Islands to see the amazing species that helped Darwin develop his theory of evolution by natural selection.
Do you know what’s so special about a lava lizard? Or why the blue-footed booby has blue feet?
See how many animals adapt to their environment over time and meet some of the world’s greatest explorers and naturalists!
Imagine how humans will evolve in millions of years’. It’s a scary thought.
Ready to trace the origin of species? Let’s set sail!
Breakdown of the topics this term.
English - Diaries, Letters, Explanations, Story Writing
Science - Evolution and Inheritance, Living Things and their Habitats
Art and Design - Creating Sketchbooks, Observational Drawings
Computing - Online Research, Morphing Animations
History - Charles Darwin, Mary Anning
Geography - Using Maps, Geographical Similarities and Differences, Islands of the World
Mathematics - Multiplication/Division, Fractions
PE - Real P.E and Boxing - Year 6 Swimming and 5/60 - Year 5
PSHE - Taking Responsibility