Rose Wood Academy

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Year 4

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I am Warrior

We travel back in time to the peak of the Roman Empire to learn about the fierce battles between the Romans and Celts. We learn about Boudicca and her brave battle with the Roman soldiers.

Potions

This topic involves scientific discovery and an in depth read of Roald Dahl’s The Witches. We create our own potions and investigate how the things around us change from a solid to a liquid to a gas.

Traders and Raiders

We travel back to the dark ages, where battles were rife and fear reigned. Find out about the life of the Saxons, including how they lived and where they came from. Meet the blood-thirsty Vikings who brought terror to the lives of others. We investigate where Saxon and Viking heritage is still present today.

Bottoms, Burps and Bile

As disgusting as it sounds, this topic explores the busy world inside your body. We investigate what happens to our food from the moment it enters our mouth to when it….well, you know.  We learn how to look after this marvelous machine we call our body.

American Road Trip

Get ready for a fantastic trip across the US of A. Explore the sights and sounds of various US cities and navigate your way from state to state. We listen to the sounds of New York City and explore how that sound travels.

Blue Abyss

Did you know that around 71% of the Earth’s surface is covered in water? We take a journey deep underwater to discover the hidden treasures. Learn about coral and mysterious sea creatures as well as food chains from deep in the ocean.