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Autumn Term 2 - Celebrations around the world

 

This half term in Geography we will be learning about celebrations from around the world. We will be focusing on celebrations in the UK, USA and Sri Lanka. We will also be learning about the continents and oceans in the world, as well as different geographical features. 

In RE we will be learning about how and why Christians celebrate Christmas. At the beginning of term we will be learning about the Hindu festival of Diwali and finding out how it is celebrated.

In DT we will be learning about hinges and sliders so that we can make a moving calendar! To begin with we will investigate hinges and sliders to find out how they work. Then we will make some of our own. Finally we will design our calendar and make it. 

This half term we will be learning about how to use different sentences in our writing. We will learn about commands and use them to write our own instructions. To begin this topic we will be reading some instructions to find out how to catch a dragon! 

As it is Christmas soon we will also be starting to learn our songs and words for the Christmas play.