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SUMMER TOPIC - Year 4,5 and 6
Useful, Fun & Exciting Links for Children

SUMMER TERM TOPIC

Changing Earth

During the summer term Year 4 will learn all about the natural changes to the Earth we live on, learning how a variety of natural disasters occur.

We will be learning about the following:

Continents and Oceans of the world, Tectonic plates, Climate zones, Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Tsunamis and Glaciers

 

Click here to see our Topic Leaflet!

 

Changing Earth

 

 

Design your own Volcano at home. 

Follow the link below to the method and resources you will need.

Click here

 

Play this game to learn about and explore how tectonic plates affect our planet

Click here

 

Killer Tsunamis


Click the link below to watch some of the world's worst Tsunamis. Consider what impact this had on the towns that it destroyed. What do you think it would have meant for those people?
Click here

Why don't you try and create your own model village at home and then pour a whole jug of water on it and see the impact that it has.

Construct an Earthquake Proof Structure

Construct a structure out of drinking straws to see if it can withstand an earthquake. You will learn about the concepts of force and engineering design to accurately create the structure! 

Click here for the link to the video

Practise the worlds continents

Learn about all the continents and oceans in the world with this fun game.

Drag and drop the labels for the seven continents and the five oceans while the Earth is spinning. It is LOTS of fun, however, the game is very particular about where the labels are dropped.

Click here for the resources

Edshed - Practise your spellings, times tables and maths by completing your homework here

BBC Bitesize - Literacy, numeracy and science activities.

Woodlands - Links to interactive subject resources including literacy and numeracy.

Purple Mash - Links to the Purple Mash website so you can practice your computing skills.

Maths Multiplication Check - Practise for your year 4 SATS times table test with a very similar test here

Spelling Game - Dance Mat Typing

ENGLISH GAMES

BBC BITESIZE GAMES

STORY MAKER SPELL ITS - CATCH THAT THIEF
SPELLING MATCH 'TRAPPED' SPELLINGS SPIN AND SPELL