Your children should be in for a really exciting year full of interesting topics such as the Ancient Greeks, volcanoes and the Romans. Look at the curriculum overview on this page for more details on the year ahead. This block, the theme is Disaster Zone! We will look at a range of natural disasters including earthquakes, Volcanic eruptions and global warming. This then ties in with the class text for the block. This text is "The Firework Maker’s Daughter" written by Phillip Pullman.