Introduction to Asia

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zbpm6v4

Home learning focus

Learn about Shanghai – its culture, buildings and transport including an introduction to the country of China and the wider continent of Asia.

This lesson includes:

  • one animation about Shanghai – its culture, buildings and transport

  • one animation about the Great Wall of China

  • a list of key words to help describe places

  • three activities to build on the knowledg

Introduction to Africa – Nigeria

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4k6hbk

Learn about Nigeria – its environment and culture, with an introduction to the wider continent of Africa including South Africa.

This lesson includes:

  • one animation introducing Nigeria – its environment and culture

  • one animation introducing the wider continent of Africa

  • one animation about the South African landmark of Table Mountain

  • a list of key words to help describe places

  • three activities to build on the knowledge

75th Anniversary of VE Day

This Friday, 8th May, it is the 75th Anniversary of VE Day (Victory in Europe). Whilst the official celebrations have sadly been postponed, we can all still mark this day at home!

The BBC have out together some resources and ideas for decorations you can make, including your own Great British Bunting, to make this day special.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/4TrqYDyf4PMdLypxzyTwGDg/great-british-bunting

Follow the link above to take you to the resources!

 

VE Day 2020 school ideas for parents who are homeschooling