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Dame Ellen Pinsent School

Dame Ellen Pinsent School

Class Topics

Spring Topic 1 - Ancient Greeks

This half term we will be learning about the Ancient Greeks. We'll be studying their exciting pantheon of gods and goddesses and how they were worshipped. We will learn about great heroes and terrifying monsters which populate Greek mythology. We'll also be finding out about everyday life in Athens, a city of philosophers and playwrights, but under the near constant threat of war with their biggest rivals, the Spartans. 

 

 

Autumn Topic 2 - Mexican Art

This half term we will be learning about Mexican art and culture, studying and imitating the styles of famous Mexican artists like Frieda Kahlo. We'll also be celebrating Day of the Dead complete with ghoulish decorations and masks. 

 

 

Autumn Topic 1 - Proud to be Me

This half term, we will be easing ourselves back into full time learning with this PSHE topic. We will be getting to know each other including our likes and dislikes; our favourite subjects and activities; and learning about each other's families and experience of lockdown.