Year 1

This term we will be focusing on the Story ‘The Great Paper Caper’ by Oliver Jeffers. We will be looking at how the main characters choices affect the other animals that live in forest.

English

This term we will be writing newspaper articles. We will be finding our inner journalists to ask questions of witnesses and find out why trees are disappearing from the forest. We will also be writing instructions on how to make a paper aeroplane for DT.

Maths

In Maths we will be looking at 2D and 3D shapes in the environment and seeing if we can use these to create repeating patterns. We will also be looking at telling the time to the hour and half past the hour and using positional and directional language to move coding caterpillars.

Science

In Science we will be learning about plants and how they change in different conditions. We will focus on what different plants look like and how we can identify them within our environment.

P.E.

This term we will be playing, striking and fielding games, such as cricket and rounders’ and getting ready for Sports Day.

History

This term we will be looking at how our local area has changed over time and how important historical events have helped to make these changes.  

Computing

This term we will be learning about how to keep ourselves and our personal information safe when using the internet.

R.E.

This term we will be learning about Islam. We will look at the importance of the Quran for Muslims, the five pillars and where Muslims pray.

 

Please click below to see the latest versions of the Year 1 newsletter, homework, maths and grammar workshops and curriculum topic overview.

Year 1 Newsletter - Summer Term 1 - April 2019

Year 1 Homework - Summer Term 1 - April 2019

Year 1 Topic Overview - Summer Term 1 - April 2019

Maths Workshop - Autumn Term 2 - October 2018

Grammar Workshop - Spring Term 1 - January 2019