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Don't forget - Swimming on Tuesday and P.E on Thursday!

4C, the First Legion of the Roman Empire.

In history, we have been learning about the Roman's military tactics. We have looked at a range of formations including,: The Tortoise, The Repel Cavalry, The Orb, The Skirmisher formation and The Wedge.

Some great formations today 4C! - Mr. Cumming. 

Numeracy:

In numeracy, we have been learning about converting between measurements:

Grams to Kilograms

Metres to Kilometres

Centimetres to Metres

Milliliters to Litres 

 

If you want to practice times tables, use the following website:

www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

 

Literacy:

 In literacy, we are writing our own newspaper report, based on a recount of Queen Boudica's battle for Britain. 

 

Queen Boudica was the leader of the Iceni tribe and fought against the Roman Empire.

 

Science:

 The children have been learning about animals and their habitats in science. 

Music:

In music, we are rehearsing the song 'Mamma Mia' by Abba!

Take a look at the music video below!

History:

In history we are learning about the Roman Empire, and the important aspects related to their civilization:

Roman Britain

Punic Wars

Celtic Queen Boudicca

The fall of Rome

 

Did you know? - During battle, a Roman soldier or ‘legionary’ first hurled his spear at the enemy, then he fought him with his sword. To protect himself, he carried a wooden shield and wore a metal helmet and armour.

Spellings (The test will be every Friday):

 

Group, Guard, Guide, Heard, Heart,

Height, History, Imagine,

Increase, Important.