Hazlehurst Community Primary School

Growing Together

Hazlehurst Community

Primary School

Growing Together

Topic

We are continuing our topic which is Animals including Humans

 

New vocabulary:

 

Egg, sperm, fetus, baby, toddler, child, teenager, adult, old age, development, growth, human, infancy, childhood, adulthood, adolescence, prenatal, puberty, development, gestation, vertebrates, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, invertebrates, expectancy 

 

Key learning goals

 

  • To describe the changes as humans develop to old age 
  • Explain the changes that occur during the stages of human development
  • Understand how babies develop and grow in height and weight 
  • Describe the changes that occur during puberty 
  • Give reasons why bodies changes during puberty 
  • Explain the main changes that take place in old age
  • Distinguish between myths and facts about old age
  • Explore gestation periods in different animals- are there any links that can be made?
  • Explore if there is a link between gestation periods and the life expectancy of different animals

 

Activities to support

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