Bacup Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E. Primary School

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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. 


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:



 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.



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


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

Take a look at the music video below!


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.