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Sparrowhawks


Sparrowhawks Spring Terms 3/4  2012

English
Legends, fables and parables.
Poetry  
Newspapers
Letters and first hand accounts
How to use a library, dictionary and a thesaurus                                       

Maths
Time, calendars, timetables
Tally charts, frequency tables and bar graphs.
Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division using number, money and real life problems
Shapes and angles and direction
Capacity/Weight
Fractions

Design and Technology
Design and make a Shaduf, linked to History topic on Ancient Egypt, as well as other design tasks linked to structures.  
Cookery                                                                                                              

P.E.
Gymnastics (Tues)
Games – Netball/football skills (Fri)

R.E.
Who was Jesus and why do people follow him? What makes some books sacred?

Science
The changing state of water and the properties of solids, liquids and gases?
Healthy Eating

Geography                                                                               
To understand the importance of the Nile to the Egyptians and understand how water can be transported.

Music       
Singing
Recorders
                                                                                     
Art
Silk Painting
Clay
Studies in pencil, chalk and oils
Felt making /Textiles                                                                          

History
This will involve learning about everyday life in Ancient Egypt, including, burial rites, farming, eating, fashion, and homes.
                                                                    
ICT
Data bases,
Word and Graphics
 Internet research
                                                                     
Homework
Letters and Sounds will continue daily and spelling linked to these lessons will be given each Monday Other homework will be given on  Fridays, (in addition to daily home reading.) Please remember to sign and return their reading log each morning.

Swimming will begin again on 22nd Feb.