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Walton On Trent C of E Primary and Nursery School

Living | Learning | Laughing

Foxes - Year 4 and Year 5

Camp information

Summer Term 



During the Summer term, children will learn about the history of three of the world’s first ancient civilisations: ancient Sumer, ancient Egypt and the Indus Valley civilisation.

In Summer term 1, children will learn about the rise, life, achievements and eventual end of each civilisation and the topic is mainly history based.

In Summer term 2, the children will follow a geography based topic and will be learning about where they are (locally, nationally and internationally) and also comparing the physical features of both the UK and Egypt. 


Curriculum coverage for Summer Term 1:

Class text - Secrets of a Sun King by Emma Carroll

English - Non Chronological report and Non-Fiction 

Maths Year 4 - Decimals, Money, Time

Maths Year 5 - Decimals, Angles, Position and Direction 

Science – Y4 Living things and their habitats Year 5 - Properties and Changes of Materials

History – Ancient Sumer

RE – Christians and How to Live

Art – Statues, Figures and Figurines

PE – Hockey and Swimming

Computing – Databases

PSHCE – Jigsaw - Relationships


Curriculum coverage for Summer Term 2:

Class text - Secrets of a Sun King by Emma Carroll

English - Free Verse Poetry, Adventure story

Maths Year 4 - Angles, Shape and Measurements

Maths Year 5 - Position and Direction, Shape and Measurements 

Science – Y4 Nature and Environment   Year 5 - Studying Living Things 

History – Ancient Egyptians

RE – What Matters Most to Christians

DT - Tomb Builders

PE – Hockey and Swimming

Computing – Databases

PSHCE – Jigsaw - SRE/ Changing Me

Remote Learning

Below you will find a user guide for both TEAMs and Showbie. These are the platforms that we use to provide online learning. If you have any issues with logging on and accessing the learning, please get in touch!

Derbyshire Music Partnership singing project

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Foxes class did a brilliant singing performance earlier this week. They have been working with Derbyshire Music Partnership as part of a 10 week project. What beautiful sining and excellent confidence. Music credits: Sing Up


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Hello Foxes!


Welcome to our new class page!


You will have Mrs Marples teaching you on Mondays and Mrs Clamp teaching you for the rest of the week.


PE will be on Mondays and Thursdays. Please come dressed in your PE kit at the start of the day. There is no need to bring your normal school uniform on PE days. We also have Forest School on Wednesday afternoons! Please bring in your Forest School kit and arrive in normal school uniform.

Spring Term 1 Spellings

Curriculum coverage for Spring Term 1

This project teaches children about life in Britain after the Roman withdrawal. Children will learn about Anglo-Saxon and Viking invasions up to the Norman Conquest.


Curriculum coverage:

Class Text - The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe by C.S Lewis

English - Newspaper report and Narrative story 

Maths Year 4 - Multiplication and Division, Measure - Area, Fractions and Decimals

Maths Year 5 - Multiplication and Division, Fraction, Decimals and Percentages

Science - Y4 Electricity, Y5 Changes of Materials

History - Anglo Saxons

Geography - Using maps to track invasions

RE - Being a Muslim in Britain today 

Art - Weaving

PE - Real PE Y5 Cognitive 

Computing - Coding

PHSCE - 9-10 Dreams and Goals (Jigsaw)



Plastic Pollution Video

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Foxes have been working super hard to raise awareness about Plastic Pollution and give you some ideas about how we can prevent it. Here is our green screened advert. A few groups of children will be finishing their sections off this week so there is more to come!

More Plastic pollution green screening!

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Hello Foxes!


Our first topic this year is Blue Abyss.


We will be learning about lots of exciting things, including:


Sci – Living things and their habitats

Hist – 19th century ocean exploration

Geo – Seas and oceans of the world; The Great Barrier Reef; Environmental issues

RE - U2.1 What does it mean if Christians believe God is holy and loving? 

Art – Observational drawing; Seascapes

PE – Real PE (Personal) and orienteering

Computing – Privacy and security;  online relationships

PSHE – Being me in my world

Music - Singing