Westvale Park

Primary Academy

Always Children First


Spring - Amazing Discoveries

In our 'Amazing Discoveries' topic, we will be delving into the lives of Christopher Columbus and Neil Armstrong. We will look at the similarities and differences of their lives and the adventures that they have both been on. 


During our Maths learning this term we will be, exploring addition and subtraction within 20 and building our understanding of place value within 50. We will also explore length, heigh, weight and volume. 

Spring Topic:

Amazing Discoveries 


This half term we will be focusing on the following this enquiry question within our topic:

  • How were adventures of Columbus and Armstrong similar and different? 


Key texts this term include:

  • Man on the Moon - Simon Bartram
  • Beegu - Alexis Deacon
  • Captain Finn and Pirate Dinosaurs - Giles Andreae
  • Christopher Columbus - Minna Lacey