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Dame Ellen Pinsent School

Dame Ellen Pinsent School

Class topics

Autumn - Great Fire of London 

Using a sensory approach we will be learning about how the fire started, spread through the city and the attempts to battle the inferno 🔥

We will update our class activities page with photos from our lessons. 😊

Spring 1 Musicals

Throughout our topic we will be listening to songs and watching performances from Mary Poppins, Singin’ in the Rain and The Lion King. We will be learning to sing and sign A Spoonful of Sugar from Mary Poppins and will perform it at the end of the topic! We will create sound effects to accompany the performances and explore emotions related to the songs.  The children will have opportunity to explore instruments and play instruments in a group and will be introduced to conducting using symbols and colours.  Please see homework tab to look at activities you can do at home!

During our English lessons we will be sharing Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson. 

Spring 2 UK

We will be learning about the four countries that make up the UK. We will look at globes and maps and learn about out the capital cities using a creative approach. Please see the homework tab to look at activities you can do at home!

During our English lessons we will be sharing Supertato by Paul Linnet and Sue Hendra.