Charnwood PRIMARY SCHOOL

EMPATHY, RESPECT, TOGETHER.

Nedham Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 0HE

0116 251 6574

office@charnwood.leicester.sch.uk

Foundation Subjects

In order to settle the children back into learning in school we will be focusing on developing children's speaking and listening, phonics, reading, writing and maths skills. To allow greater time in the day to develop these essential skills we will teach the following topics this term.

Science

This half term in Science our big question is;

How to animals including humans grow and change?

Please click on the following links to support your child's learning:

Science Knowledge Organiser

 Animals

 

During Autumn 2 we will go on to learn about living things and their habitat. Our big question is;

What do animals including humans need to survive and be healthy?

 

PSHCE

This term in PSHCE we will be discussing and exploring the themes of caring friendships, being respectful, mental well-being and keeping ourselves safe.

 

 

History

This half term in History we will be learning about the Wright Brothers who designed, built and flew the first aeroplane with an engine. Our big question is; Why are the Wright Brothers significant?

The Wright Brothers Knowledge Organiser

During Autumn 2 we will be learning about remembrance and answering the big questions; Why do we have Remembrance Day? Why is it significant to us today? 

Remembrance

 Art And Design

To link with our History topic on remembrance we will explore printing and create a mono-print of of poppies. We will be answering the big question; How can I create a mono-print looking at poppies from WW1?

 

 

RE 

This half term we will be learning about what Hindus believe and how they worship.

Hinduism Knowledge Organiser 

Please click on the following link to support your child's learning:

Hinduism

 

In Autumn 2 we will continue to learn about Hinduism and will answer the big question; Which special days and festivals are important to Hindus? 

 

PE

This half term we will be building skills and playing a variety of different small team games. In Autumn 2 we will be learning about movement and dance.