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Martin Luther King Jr. 

- civil rights activist

 

The Story of Martin Luther King Jr. by Kid President

Wassily Kandinsky

- Pioneer abstract art

Kandinsky Inspired Concentric Circles with water colours and Miss Rowland  

Some of us even became adventurous with colour mixing!

Kandinsky and Shapes with Miss Rowland

Today in Topic we looked at different shapes, lines and angles that Kandinsky used in his Art. We then had a go at creating our Art inspired by Kandinsky. 

Topic with Miss Rowland

Today in our Topic lesson we learnt all about Kandinsky through active reading we then made posters with our new knowledge about Kandinsky.

John Williams

- Music Composer

Topic with Miss Rowland

In today’s lesson we drew a portrait picture of John Williams. We used our new skill of shading to add tone to the portrait. 

John Williams Guess That Theme

Jacques Piccard

- Oceanographer

Colour mixing the depths of the ocean

Stepping into the mindset of Jacques…attempting to sink a ‘vessel’

Ernest Shackleton

- Antarctica Explorer

The Epic Journey of Shackleton and His Antarctic Trek

Encountering pack ice

Plotting Shackleton’s Journey

Rotten Romans

Goodbye Romans! Research to find out the Romans lasting impact on Britain

Creative topic…making shields

The social hierarchy of Rome

Roman bath houses

Rich Roman Mosaics

Can you design a shield deadlier than a Roman Solider’s?

Sword making

Drawing England then invading each other’s land

Finding out where the Romans would have landed…

Bronze Age to Iron Age

Making Bronze / Iron Age roundhouses

In creative topic time making roundhouses

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Creative topic time…

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Researching the past…

Researching the Bronze Age using secondary sources

Step back in time to The Stone Age!

 

I wonder…

Making Stone Age Scenes

Foraging for useful Stone Age items

Local Democracy

- improving Chesterfield 

Business meeting with the council to discuss our ideas on how to improve Chesterfield

I am ME!

- a week on emotional intelligence 

Guess the emotion - Kenning Poem

I am me and I feel all these emotions and that’s ok!

Making breathing buddies

Colour mixing to show different intensities of emotions after reading “the colour monster” as a stimulus.

Our Place in the World

Our knowledge 

Hot seating George Stephenson using open and closed questions

Our brain dumps

Teamwork to build a classroom sized track

The history of trains

Handling artefacts to find out more about George Stephenson

George Stephenson Walk

Bird’s eye view of the classroom. Miss Sullivan LOVES these!!

Using primary and secondary sources to find out about the history of the school

Locating Chesterfield and other important places in the UK

Around the World

Our journey around the world

Finland - atmospheric Northern Lights chalk art

New York - Jean - Michel Basquiat - colour mixing

New York - Outdoor collaborative art in the style of Jean - Michel Basquiat

Kenya - Science…investigating shadows

Exploring Japan and Tokyo


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