Term 6 Topic

In History, we’ll be finding out:

  • About the Greek city-states of Athens and Sparta
  • How people voted in Athens and Sparta
  • How the Persian War brought the Greek city-states together
  • What the Parthenon can tell us about Athenian life
  • How to perform our own Greek play
  • About the life Alexander the Great and what he achieved
  • Why Rome had a republic and then an emperor
  • What daily life was like in Ancient Rome
  • What happened when the Romans invaded another country
  • Why the Roman Empire declined
  • What happened when the Anglo-Saxons invaded and settled in Britain
  • About the Viking invasion of Britain
  • About the life and legacy of Alfred the Great
  • How to use archaeological evidence to find out about the past
  • About the history of Britain, from the Roman occupation to the Norman Conquest

In Music, we’ll be finding out:

  • How to write and perform our own Greek chorus

In Art, we’ll be finding out:

  • About Ancient Greek and Roman art
  • How to create our own piece of art in a Greek or Roman style

In International, we’ll be finding out:

  • About the effects of invasion on countries around the world