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Summer 1 Year A - Traders and Raiders


Summer 1 - Traders and Raiders

Big and strong, powerful and brave, the Saxons wave their battle axes and brandish their swords as they begin to invade Britain's shores. 

Sail back to the Dark Ages, where battles were rife and fear reigned. Find out about the life of the Saxons, including how they lived and where they came from. 

In English we will be focusing on; Reports, Character Profile, Myths and Legends, Poetry and Historical Narrative. 

In Mathematics we will be focusing on; the four operations - adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing (including decimals) and using money. 

In Science we will be focusing on; States of Matter. 

In R.E we will be focusing on; People and Families.  

In History we will be focusing on; Anglo-Saxons and Vikings. 

In Geography we will be focusing on; using maps, settlements and Europe. 

In P.E we will be working on; Joe Wicks workouts. 

In Art and Design we will be focusing on; Patterns and Print Making. 

In Design and Technology we will be focusing on; Jewellery and weapon making, models of Anglo-Saxon homes. 

In Music we will be focusing on; Charanga. 

In Spanish we will be focusing on; Colours. 


Home learning being completed due to closure of schools. 

Each day, the children are set a different surprise challenge which they complete via their portfolios! Here are some pictures of our winning entries...