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Spring 1

Earth and Space

This half term's topic is ……..

Our topic is called 'Skies Above My Eyes' and is a science based topic. Over the half term our learning objectives will be:

  • Know what gravity is and its impact on our lives
  • Identify and know the effect of air and water resistance
  •  Identify and know the effect of friction
  • Explain how levers, pulleys and gears allow a smaller force to have a greater effect
  • Know about and explain the movement of the Earth and other planets relative to the Sun
  • Know about and explain the movement of the Moon relative to the Earth
  • Know and demonstrate how night and day are created 
  • Describe the Sun, Earth and Moon (using the term spherical)


Talk for writing – Is a mystery story called 'The Alien Landing'. We will be focusing on adverbial phrases, personification, verbs and similes.


Maths (long multiplication and division) -  solve problems involving multiplication and division, including using their knowledge of factors and multiples, squares and cubed numbers.

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