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Thorpe Lea Primary School

'A dedicated community working together, nurturing a safe, happy school where all children can achieve their potential'


Our topic this term is 'Florence Nightingale.' Throughout the term the children will be using on-line resources, drama activities and research lessons to learn about the life and ambitions of Florence Nightingale. At the end of the term they will be consolidating their learning by writing a Biography about her life. 


Art& DT- The children will be learning about Florence Nightingale's alternative names and be making paper lamps



In the afternoon the children enrich their learning with a number of foundation subjects.


Science: Materials and their uses.

PSHE: How to develop positive relationships.

Art: Drawing portraits.

DT: Making lanterns, designing and sewing a felt hedgehog and designing and making a superhero cape.

ICT: coding.

RE: Learning and range of biblical stories and the meanings within them.