Summer 1 – South America

 

This half term the children will found out about the location and countries of South America. They will investigate the climate and major mountain ranges. The children will also research human geography, trade and industry and will study one South American country in depth.

 

Spring 1 – Rivers

This half term we will find out why rivers are important and learn about where our water comes from in the water cycle. We will investigate the different parts of rivers and what they do and name and locate rivers in England, Europe & the World using an atlas. We will also find put about erosion, transportation & deposition.

Autumn 1 2017 – Map Skills

This half term we will be developing our map skills including using atlases, compass points and grid references. We will also be furthering our understanding of symbols, planning routes and charting the changes of land use over time.