What's Happening at Lodge
Year 1 - Into the Woods
Our chosen topic this term is ‘Into the Woods’ .We will be having our launch day where we will look at traditional story characters set in the woods. After this, we will be doing some creative activities including making puppets and taking part in some drama. At the end of this half term we will hopefully be off to an exciting trip to the woods.
Year 2 - Down in the Jungle
Our topic is Down in the Jungle.! We will also be learning about where the rainforests are in the world and the different layers in the rainforest. We are also going to find out about a famous person who has explored the rainforest. We are thinking about the question... What would it be like if there were no rainforests in the world?
Year 3 - Stone Age
In year three we will be studying the Stone Age and how people survived back then and how this has changed today. This term we will be going to Edgmond Hall learning how people lived during this time. We will even get to make our own fire!
Year 4 - Terrible Tudors
This term in Year 4 we will be covering the gruesome, Terrible Tudors. We will hopefully be visiting The Oak House. We will be learning all about the life of Tudor aristocrats as well as the hardships for children during the Tudor period. The children will discover all about Britain’s most famous Monarch, King Henry VIII, and why he had 6 wives.
Year 5 - Victorious Victorians
This term we are studying the Victorious Victorians. We will be learning about the horrific conditions that children suffered in the factories and mines. The children will discover what punishments they might have received in a Victorian classroom, which unfortunately the teachers can't use today! Our trip will be to The Black Country Museum, where the children will experience a real life working Victorian village.
Year 6 - Amazing Africa
Year 6 are immersing themselves into the lives of the Edo people, who over time turned a rainforest into a Benin Kingdom. We will be learning about the Edo people’s inventions, beliefs and lifestyles. Then we will explore what happened to the Edo people and their kingdom when the Europeans invaded their territory.
Due to Covid 19 and in line with our risk assessment, we are currently not running any after school clubs. We are continuously reviewing our provision and we will let you know when the situation changes.
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Mrs N Akhtar
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Home School Liaison Worker
As the school's Home Link worker, I liaise closely with parents. I make sure our school's attendance stays above our target of 97% and encourage all children to come to school every day.