Should students have to do homework? Should there be CCTV cameras in schools? Year 5 Orinoco class share their top tips on how to make a strong argument as well as explaining what reversible and irreversible materials are, earthquake facts and how to tackle fractions. They have been inspired by the art and culture of Ancient Benin and the book The Story of the Blue Planet.
Also introducing Grove FM’s new Guess the Sound from the BBC Sound archive – tune in next week for the answer!
Featured music in the broadcast this week:
Two Tribes by Frankie Goes to Hollywood Only Memories Remain by My Morning Jacket
Randy Newman Work Song by Nat Adderley
This week Mekong & Waikato (year 1) introduce International Happiness Day and they talk about what makes them happy and what they do when they feel sad. Listen in to learn how Year 1 is different from Reception and what their expectations are for Year 2. And finally, learn more about pollution, the planet and trees.