BYJOSEPH MALLORD WILLIAM TURNER, 1839,
Literacy Link to stories with a historical setting. Children to create astory about life on the ship/ Battle of Trafalgar.
Poems,myths about the sun. Describing words
Captainslog, letters home
History- Battle of Trafalgar. Find out about life on a battleship in1800s. (dockyard trip) Food, bake ships biscuits, sleeping,conditions and health
Geography Look at other artists who were inspired by the sea. Explore wherethey come from. Make powerpoint to present. (Robert Smithson,Kasushika Hokusai.)
Art Try to recreate a picture by one of the above artists. (watercolour)
P.E Challenge children in groups to create a game to play in the hall.Use the name captains coming as a stimulus.
Music -Re enactment of sounds found on board the boat
Maths Water theme. Measures, volume, shape size
Science Sun and moon. Sources of light, clouds and weather, solarsystem
D.T Making boats, using different material
P.S.H.E Ethics of fighting, finding other ways of solvingconflicts.
ICT powerpoints, internet research.
Findclips of sound that might be heard on board.