This Geography topic will equip pupils with locational and place knowledge, an understanding of both human and physical geography and opportunities to practise geographical skills. Continuing to build on their knowledge of the world, the children will study the region of the United Kingdom. Identifying characteristics of the four countries, capital cities and its surrounding seas. Geographical skills covered will include using world maps, atlases and globes to identify the United Kingdom and its countries. In History, pupils will be taught about the Great Fire of London, a significant event beyond living memory, which will also touch on significant individuals such as Samuel Pepys. Throughout this learning, pupils will also be taught about changes within and beyond living memory, touching on changes in locality and day to day life.
A visit from the fire brigade- we had fun learning about fire safety and enjoyed seeing the fire engine and squirting the water.
Rattlesden Church of England Primary Academy School Road Rattlesden Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 0SE