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Spring 2



Welcome back! We hope you all had a relaxing half term break. This term we will be on an adventure to Alchemy Island. We have been asked by the Chief Alchemist's Apprentice to solve riddles, discover locations and figure out what has decontaminated their water! 



Meet our team!

Miss Watson - Hamilton Class Teacher

Mr West  - Hamilton Teaching Assistant

Miss Foderingham - Hamilton PPA Teacher



The theme for this term is Me in a team



We will be learning all about how to be an effective team player through a variety of different activities.


We will be looking through a variety of different fantasy novels this term including:

The Shadow Forest by Matt Haig

The Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula Le Guin

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll


We will also recall The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by CS Lewis





In Maths this term we will be learning about:


  • Decimals and percentages
  • Fractions - Adding and subtracting fractions

In Curriculum this term we will be landing on Alchemy Island:





Geography - we will be interpreting maps and exploring Alchemy Island.

Music and Computing - we will be using apps and instruments to create soundscapes to fit the setting.

Science - we will be learning about materials found on Alchemy Island and their properties.