Term 2 Learning Overview
Term 2 Home Learning
This term we are studying the lives of children in the Victorian period, the lives of poor children compared to that of those from wealthy families. As a part of this topic we will be reading the book 'Street Child' by Berlie Doherty.
This book is the true story of a boy who escaped from a workhouse and was eventually saved by Dr Barnardo. a lot of our English and writing work will link to this book and the plight of the poor Victorian children.
In science we will be learning about Evolution and Inheritance, in which we will explore the work of some famous scientists, many of whom are from the Victorian Era.
Christianity is the main focus for RE this term, by exploring the messages of the Gospels the children will be learning the importance of building good foundations for living.