Today in history we have been learning about King Alfred the Great. Did you know he was the only king to be called the Great? We have consolidated our learning in literacy and applied it to our learning in history. … Continue reading →
This afternoon, we researched the distances from different countries to the UK. We discussed which countries the Saxons travelled from (Germany, Norway, Denmark and the Netherlands) and thought about the possible methods of transport they would have used to get to and from each country.
We coded a long boat travelling across the North Sea to the UK.
Today in Re we discussed different scenarios for making good and bad choices. We discussed different choices and which one we would do e.g. saying kind words/ saying unkind words. We spoke about the consequences for the bad choices that we make. We went on to create a choice story using our ideas.
This afternoon, we coded directions out for the Saxons to travel to their kingdom. We thought about the directions which they travel for example, north, south, east and west. We used our atlas skills to talk about the direction of the different countries.
Can you name any countries the Saxons travelled from?