Key Term Topic

Space Race! – How can we travel to space?

Exploring the first moon landing in 1969 and how this impacted future space travel. We will be visiting Peterborough Cathedral to visit the Soyuz capsule that Tim Peake returned to Earth in, following his six month visit to the ISS. We will also be looking at the impact that Tim Peake had on British space travel and wider British culture.

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Key Subject Focus

Literacy – following SfA programme of study. Additionally be reading and developing comprehension skills, as well as completing writing on ‘The Darkest Dark’ by Chris Hadfield.

Maths – following PAM programme of study. Please see the Curriculum pages for further information.

Art – developing understanding of colour and different types of paint by creating watercolour artwork based on the book ‘How to Catch a Star’

DT – exploring, designing, making and evaluating moon buggies with working a working axel and wheel mechanism.

History – exploring the moon landings and Tim Peake’s journey to the ISS as events in living memory. Additionally, looking at the impact that Tim Peake and Neil Armstrong had on life and culture.

Year 1 Work