This term in year 4, our cross curricular topic is Danger in the Rainforest!
So far in literacy we have written poetry inspired by the rainforest and environmental issues. We will write reports about Amazonian tribes and write origin stories inspired by Rudyard Kipling.
In maths we have focused on multiplication and division, and will be exploring fractions and area this term.
In art we have researched controversial artist Henri Rousseau are are creating our own multi-layered jungle pictures.
This topic focuses on the geography of major rainforests and the geographical makeup of the rainforest, as well as researching and presenting our findings on tribal life in the Amazon.
Spellings are sent out bi-weekly on a Monday, they will be tested at the end of the next week.
Homework: there will be a times table challenge and literacy/maths task sent home every Monday, due in the same Friday. In addition to this, every half term will have a larger homework project, usually arts based.
PE: Tuesday (indoors), Friday (outdoors)