I hope you’re all ready for a journey that will see you grow in confidence and resilience. I am looking forward to taking you on the next step in your education. Sandhill is very ready to welcome you all back into school and help push you in every aspect of yourself to improve.
Hello, Years 5 and 6! In Autumn, we will be exploring our fascinating topic, ‘Frozen Kingdom’.
We will visit the planet’s coldest lands. Vast wilds and hostile territories – incredibly beautiful, yet often deadly. Let’s take shelter from the elements or fall prey to icy winds and the deepest chill. Trek bravely and valiantly across treacherous terrain to the ends of the Earth, treading deep in snow or be pulled by a team of mighty sled dogs. Be alert, for magnificent mammals roam these lands, sometimes hungry or fresh for a fight. Perhaps a hungry polar bear or an Arctic fox is hunting rodents, as swift as the wind!
Research facts and figures of climate, temperature, habitats and ecosystems, and compose evocative poems about the Northern Lights. Become part of an Antarctic rescue team, braving the elements to rescue terrified passengers from a ship struck by a deadly berg that hides deep beneath the Southern Ocean. So, wrap up well everyone and settle by the fire.
Bring P.E kit to school on Monday and take home Friday.