Autumn term- What’s on the menu?
This topic gives the children a chance to learn about how food is produced and prepared. They will find out about restaurants in the local area, how fruits and vegetables grow, about popular food in history, how to make bread and butter, about different diets and food requirements and about local food and customs in their country.
Spring term- Scavengers and Settlers
The topic takes children back to prehistoric times and traces human history from the very early Stone Age through the Bronze Age to the Iron Age.
Summer term- Location, location, location
In this topic, children will take a closer look at where the countries of the world are located, and some of the ways geographers describe locations. Children will learn to locate and describe places using longitude and latitude, and find out about some of the important lines that delineate specific areas of the Earth – the Equator, the Hemispheres, the Poles and the Tropics. Finally, by looking more closely at the lines of longitude, children will develop their understanding of time zones.