Class Teacher: Mrs H. Mourne
This term the children in Year 6 will be learning about Tudor times a theme called
Using our skills to explore our theme, we will begin our theme through Shakespeare, learning about Macbeth. This is one of Shakespeare’s great plays, set in Scotland, which tells the story of how greed and power can end in murder and tragedy! We will also travel back in time to when Henry VIII reigned over England.
- As Readers we will be exploring the language of Shakespeare- using Macbeth and other plays to help us analyse and learn his style
- As Mathematicians we will apply our calculation skills and knowledge in order to solve multistep word problems
- As Theologians we will study the teachings of Christianity and look closely at how Henry VIII reformed the Church
- As Philosophers we will endeavour to think about concepts beyond a stimulus. We will listen and respond respectfully to the ideas of others and justify our own opinions. For example; Who was to blame to the beheading of Catherine Howard?