Year 5: What's so special about the USA?
What's so special about the USA?
In the summer term, Year 5 pupils will be linking classrooms with Heritage Elementary School, Escondido, California to find out what is so special about the USA! We will be comparing and contrasting our local environments, climates and cultures. We will also be learning about American sports and compared these with sports we play in England.
Our link school:
Year 5's Exchange Work: 2017/18
Our introductory videos:
Fielding's introductory video
Comparing our climates:
The climate in Escondido
What are our favourite sports?
Year 5's exchange work: 2016/17
The geography of Escondido vs London
Escondido, California, USA
Ealing, London, United Kingdom
The climate of Escondido vs London
Shared learning between Fielding Primary School & Heritage K-8
Heritage K-8 want to know more about England!
May 2017: Fielding ask Heritage K-8 a few questions to help them research their topic
A few questions for Heritage K-8
May 2017: A comparison of how we did spend our free time
What are the similarities and differences between the way we spend our free time. How much of that is influenced by our local environment, climate and culture?
April 2017: Fielding and Heritage K-8 share videos and pictures about themselves and their schools
Pupils have been making videos to present themselves at their schools. Enjoy!