We have began our work on the geography of Mexico, looking at the human and physical features.
Our topic has also taken us through the celebrations and traditions of The Day of the Dead and groups have created their own DotD mask! Pictures to follow shortly!
This term, our children will be learning...
English: to write invitations, instructions and poetry
History: about the ancient Maya
Geography: map work, human and physical geography of Mexico
Science: Light and Shadows
Art: Mayan art
Music: traditional Mexican songs in Spanish
Computing: safe, thoughtful online research and digital presentations, CODING (purplemash)
D&T: food of Mexico
PE: Mexican dance
Maths: number work, including: decimals, fractions, conversion, written calculation methods, algebra, converting units of measurement and mental methods. We will also introduce the BAR model for problem-solving.