Term 1 topic: Treasure Island and Brainwave

Treasure Island and Brainwave

In Geography, we'll be finding out:

  • About the islands that you find around the world
  • About the names of places that pirates travelled
  • About the islands that make up the UK and other locations, and the different features you see there
  • About the weather and climate in different places that pirates visited
  • About how pirates navigated around the world
  • How to plan a pirate island
  • How to give directions using a map

In Art, we'll be finding out:

  • About different coin designs
  • How to design, create and evaluate our own pirate coins
  • How to design, create and evaluate a treasure chest

In Music, we'll be finding out:

  • How to sing pirate songs
  • How to compose and play music inspired by pirates and the sea

In Technology, we'll be finding out:

  • About the foods pirates ate
  • About where food comes from in the world
  • About a healthy diet
  • How to plan a pirate packed lunch

In International, we’ll be finding out:

  • About rules that pirates followed
  • About the roles and responsibilities pirates had on board
  • How to stay safe near the water

In Physical Education, we'll be finding out:

  • About how to play pirate games in teams
  • About how to create a pirate-inspired dance
  • How to participate in team games, using skills such as throwing and catching

Brainwave Science:

  • How the brain works
  • About the personal goals that help us to become better learners
  • How to find out facts to prepare for a special challenge
  • How to learn and practise skills for a special challenge
  • How to record how well we are learning
  • How to use what we have learned to create our own special challenge
  • How to wake up our brain
  • How to look after our brain