Our topic this half term is, 'London's Burning'.
Through this unit the children will gain a sound historical understanding of the Great Fire of London and how it changed the geographical layout of London. Children will learn all about Samuel Pepys and be able to explain why he is a significant figure in history.
The children will learn about the changes that London undertook after the fire and the lasting positive impact it has had.
Our key texts this half term are:
‘Toby and the Great Fire of London’ by Margaret Nash
‘Vlad and the Great Fire of London’ by Kate Cunningham
‘The Great Fire of London’ by Liz Gogerly
‘The Great Fire of London: Anniversary edition of the great fire of 1066’ by Emma Adams
Our unit this half term is place value.
Autumn 1 - London's burning.
STEM - You can't blow my house down.
Autumn 2 - Heroes unmasked.
Spring 1 - Chocolate.
Spring 2 - Go wild.
Summer 1 - Survival of the planet.
Summer 2 - Sandcastles and suitcases.