The children are continuing to develop their confidence of the four main operations in maths. They are also being encouraged to develop their mathematical thinking by explaining their reasoning and method in problem solving and challenge tasks. In English they are looking at persuasive writing and exploring the persuasive language that is used to influence people. The children will be creating their own spy gadget and writing an advertisement using all the features that they have learnt and developed to persuade the reader to buy their inventions.