What influence did Bentley Colliery have on the community; how it had both positive and negative effects on the village. We will be learning about why mining was important and the dangers of working in a colliery.
In maths, we are learning to..
Order and compare numbers
Round numbers to the nearest 10, 100, 1,000 and 10,000
Recap Roman Numerals
Rounding to estimate
We will be reading the following books..
FaRther, Rhythm of the Rain, and Leon and the Place Between – Grahame-Baker Smith
For the Fallen (poem) – Laurence Binyon
The Velveteen Rabbit – Margery Williams
The poetry of Roger McGough
In English we will be learning to
Write a recount with fronted adverbials and conjunctions
An autobiography with relative clauses and cohesive features
A diary entry with conjunctions, adverbs and prepositions
A narrative with direct speech and rich vocabulary
Writing a poem with a suitable structure for the audience and purpose