Welcome to Class 8!
Adventurers and Explorers!
This term our fictional reading will be ‘The Iron Man’ by Ted Hughes focusing on features of the genre and writing our own stories. For our Non-fiction reading we will be learning to read, write and understand newspaper reports, diaries and letters.
Our topic this term is ‘Adventurers and Explorers’. We will be learning about the main events and dates of the explorations and adventures and learn about the lives of explorers and adventurers in particular periods, placing them in chronological order.
We will be using globes and world maps to locate and plan routes by different explorers and adventurers.
Remember outdoor P.E is on Tuesdays and indoor P.E is on Wednesdays.
Spelling tests will be sent home every Friday to be learned by the following Friday. Please encourage your child to learnt the words set by practising with them regularly.
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