Teacher: Mrs Burns
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Morgan

Curriculum information

Class 3

Terms 1 & 2  September 2020

The topics that we will be covering during this term of ‘Anglo-Saxons and Vikings’ are:  

English  Myths and legends including “Mighty Thor and the Magic Hammer”

Performance poetry

Instructions

Newspaper report

Maths  Place value

Addition and subtraction including formal written methods using columns

Solving addition and subtraction two-step problems

Multiplication and division including times tables up to 12 x 12.  Practice using “Times Tables Rockstars” – computer program at school and home

Science  Forces and magnets – how things move on different surfaces.  How magnets attract or repel each other

Setting up an investigation, fair tests, making predictions, carrying out investigations, recording results and writing conclusions

States of matter – solids, liquids and gases.  How materials change state when heated or cooled.  Understanding evaporation and condensation in the water cycle.

Computing

 

 Online safety and digital literacy  What is a computer?

 

History  Anglo-Saxons and Vikings

Understand who Anglo-Saxons were and where they came from.  Maps of AngloSaxon settlement and place names.  Use a range of sources to understand the mystery of Sutton Hoo.  Find out who the Vikings were and where they came from.

Explore settlements and place events on a timeline.

Art / DT  Art – study examples of Saxon jewellery, weapons and houses.  Design and make a piece of jewellery using various media.

DT – Viking/Saxon construction model with mechanical parts.

PE

 

 Games  Dance
RE  What do Christians learn from the Creation story?  What is it like for someone to follow God?
Music

 

 Singing/performing – learning the song “Mamma Mia.”  Christmas performance singing.
PSHE  Values/five ways of well-being  Me and my relationships.

 

Curric Info T1+2 C3 Sept 2020-2021