During the first autumn half term, we will be learning about the following topics. Please support your child with their learning at home and ask about their activities in school.


We will be writing a range of fantasy, adventure, recounts and persuasion texts.

Text focus: The Jungle Book


We will be learning about place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Learning Links: Does our world need saving?

We will be using geography skills to identify the ways in which humans are damaging the world, and ways we can increase sustainability.

Science: Who will win the survival of the fittest?

We will be using scientific research and explanation skills to learn about evolution and inheritance, including the role of significant scientists!

Art and Design Skills

We will be learning about and developing a variety of visual art styles, such as zentangle and impressionism.

Design and Technology

We will be using woodworking materials and skills to construct a window display using an automata mechanism.