Humanities

History and Geography are taught within our creative curriculum.

Currently, the topics being covered are;

Year 3 have been looking at the Ancient Greeks finding out more information about the Greek civilisation as well as the physical and human features of Ancient Greece. 

Year 4 have been focusing on the Indus Valley this half term. They have been investigating who they were, when they were around, the buildings they built; looking at a range of artefacts to help them with their investigative learning. 

Year 5 have been studying a range of heroes and villains this half term. They have looked at the events which led up to and the consequence of Guy Fawkes and his gunpowder plot. They have also been researching a local Highwayman, called John Belcher, linked to their English work, the poem by Alfred Noyes. 

Year 6 have been learning about World War One. They have learnt about the Battle of the Somme, learning what happened there and the relevance of this battle still to us today. They have explored trenches via virtual reality and learnt more about the life of a soldier back in World War One.