Welcome to Class 4 - Spring Term 2019
WELCOME BACK Class 4 - I hope you had a fun and relaxing Christmas break; I am looking forward to hearing about what you all got up to during the festive period. We have another busy term ahead so I hope you are feeling recharged and ready to learn.
This term our topic is Australia!
As I lived in Australia for many years, I am very much looking forward to sharing my knowledge and experiences with you as we explore this exciting topic.
You will be learning about Australian geography, monuments and landmarks, Australian animals and even the Australian language!
Click on the picture below to find out some key facts about Australia.
Have a look at the website below to find out about Aboriginal art.
Can you create your own Aboriginal masterpiece?
Click on the picture below to watch a short video about some of the Australian animals.
Can you draw a picture of an Australian animal?
Can you create your own Australian animal factfile?
Have a look at our class newsletter to find out more about what's happening this term...
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