This week, we will be studying and discussing chapter 4 in detail.
Listen to the chapter again and think about:
What happens in this chapter? What might happen to Bilbo next?
Think about the theme of light and dark. What colours are mentioned in this chapter?
Challenge: Summarise the events of the chapter (max 100 words)
This week, we have been discovering how Darwin carried out his scientific experiments and the carried out some of our own.
Have a look at the websites listed below.
How did Darwin carry out his experiments?
Which experiments could we recreate?
We have seeds, soils, lemon juice, plants and the school grounds.
Take a trip to the Galapagos Islands on Google maps.
- Where are the Galapagos Islands?
- How were they created?
- What is it like there? (Climate, scenery etc…)
- What wildlife inhabits the islands? (Fauna)
- What grows there? (Flora)
- Why was Darwin so interested in the islands?
From the range of online historical sources, find out the following:
Who was Charles Darwin?
When was he born? When did he die?
Who was in his family?
What did he do that was so important?
When did he publish his work?
We had a great afternoon sewing our stuffed penguins.
Thank you so much to all the parents who were able to come into help too!
We had a great time visiting the Sea Life Centre as part of our Frozen Kingdom topic.