LKS2: Snowdon

SNOWDON

 

TERM 3 & 4 PROJECT

ROCKS, RELICS AND RUMBLES

What Causes a Volcano to Erupt? | Britannica

In the Rocks, Relics and Rumbles project, your child will learn about the different layers of the Earth, including plate tectonics and their potential effects on the Earth's surface. They will investigate different types of rock to learn about their uses and properties. They will also investigate soil and fossils, including learning about the work of Mary Anning. They will also learn about volcanoes, earthquakes and tsunamis and the long and short-term consequences that these can have.

 

Suggested text

The Firework-Maker's Daughter – Philip Pullman

Memorable experience

Let's rock!

Innovate challenge

Red alert!

Geography

Layers of the Earth; Rocks; Plate tectonics; Ring of Fire; Features of volcanoes; Lines of latitude and longitude; Volcanic eruptions; Earthquakes and tsunamis; Compass points; Maps

English

Biography, Non-chronilogical report, Narrative

Computing

Editing Software

History

Significant people – Mary Anning; Pompeii

Music

Developing Notation Skills

Science

Rocks; Fossils; Soils

Science investigations

How do fossils form? What is sand? What is soil?

 

The Firework Maker's Daughter - High View Primary Learning Centre

Our class text is 'The Firework-Maker's Daughter' by Philip Pullman

 

PE

Monday - Outdoor PE

Tuesday - Indoor PE

Please ensure your child comes to school in their PE kit on these days.

 

Please find the project documents below (Page downloads). 

Downloads

Page Downloads Date  
Home Learning Rocks Relics and Rumbles 31st Dec 2022 Download
Home Learning Workbook Rocks Relics and Rumbles 31st Dec 2022 Download
Knowledge Organiser Rocks Relics and Rumbles 31st Dec 2022 Download