PSE Development Physical Development Knowledge & Understanding of the World
(Personal and Social Emotional) We will be focusing our learning in these areas: We will be studying the history of the Kingston Mills
site in Bradford-on-Avon, including:
SEAL unit – Going for Goals! Games - Developing our skills of performance, speed,
(Social, Emotional Aspects of Learning) accuracy, and teamwork •A visit to the site (with hard hats!!)
Dance – we will be spending the majority of our PE time •Researching the history of the site
Make a long-term personal or learning plan and developing our dance performances for the West Wilts
break it down into smaller, achievable goals. •Interviewing local people about the site and jobs
Dance Festival, to be held at the Forum Theatre in Bath on
Thursday 4th February (Wagtails and Robins) •Producing a glossy brochure, to be published by
Recognise when I am using an excuse instead of Linden Homes, about the history of the site and local
finding a way around a problem. Last year’s festival was incredible.
The theme this year is Disney, we will be performing as
In RE we will be finishing the unit on ‘I Am If you have any information about Kingston Mills, or
characters from The Muppets and Jungle Book!!
David’, as well as learning about the beliefs and know anyone who worked there, please let us know as
teachings of Sikhism. soon as possible!
Our science this term will be about Life Processes,
including how and why bloody travels around the
Learning body, what happens to our heart when we exercise,
Developing lifelong learning skills is central to all and more.
that we do. This term we will be focusing on: Our ICT topic will be focusing on learning about the
uses of and the creation of spreadsheets.
•Identifying the skills we need to learn and
setting personal learning goals for term 3 Robins/Wagtails
•Developing our questioning skills Term 3 Communication, Literacy and Language
•Knowing how we learn and ways to improve our Spring 2010 We will be improving our skills in:
•Journalistic writing and reporting
•How to be a great learning partner
•A study of the book ‘There’s a boy in the girl’s
•Revision work for Year 6
We will be focusing on the following learning:
Creative Development We will also be developing our oral skills, with
•Learning tables emphasis on discussion and questioning.
We will be continuing to develop creativity
•Developing thinking skills
in all areas of the curriculum, including using ICT as a
tool to use through everything we do.
- Lots of practical maths, involving use of
multiplication, division, subtraction and addition In art/design and technology we will be creating a MFL
methods wall hanging based on the Kingston Mills site in This year we will be learning basic french –
•How to solve problems Bradford-on-Avon and the history of our town bonjour tout le monde!!!
•Deciding on what steps are needed in any
We will also be participating in the West Wilts Dance Multi cultural week
problem solving situation
•Real life maths
•Revision work for Year 6
PLEASE make sure your child is a member of the
town library – we will be visiting soon and it will be an
important part of our research work this term!