Benton Dene Schools

Benton Dene Schools

Blue 8

Summer Term
In English, Blue 8 will be focusing on 'Where the Wild things are' and their reading comprehension skills.
In Maths, we are learning about shape, pattern and comparing We will be completing various fun, sensory activities to maximize pupils learning. 
In Y5 Science. pupils will be learning about life cycles. We will discuss our own life cycles and the life cycle of a frog and visiting the pond. Pupils will also get to learn about different types of animals such as mammals and birds.
In Y6 Science, pupils will be classifying objects and animals by different features.
In Computing, we are learning about algorithms and we will be using coloured blocks to create an algorithm pattern. 
In our History lessons, we are learning about Ancient Greece. Pupils will explore a range of props and objects associated with Ancient Greece. We will take part in lots of experiential activities such as tasting Greek food, exploring Greek clothing and activities and making mosaics.
In PSHE, we are learning independent life skills. 
In RE, we are learning about Christianity. We are also learning how to be a good friend and being kind to others. 

Spring 2021

We have done a mixture of choosing from a choice board of activities and structured sessions on colour, paint and colour mixing.