Our connector this term is
Our connector is ‘Mind Body and Soul’. It is a science based connector and we will be using our learning from science to write explanation and information texts. We will also be teaching you how to look after your bodies and minds by doing mindfulness and meditation.
The book we are focusing on is Wonder by R. J. Palacio.
You will be writing from different points of view and answering questions at various points in the book.
Our topic is ‘animals including humans’ where you will be learning about the human circulatory system and how oxygenated blood is pumped around the body. You will draw a diagram of the circulatory system and explain each process, as well as recognise the impact of diet, exercise, drugs and lifestyle on the way our bodies function.
Reading records must be in school every day and you must keep up to date with your target.