Year 1

For this second half of the Summer Term we will be focusing on the Story ‘Finn the Fortunate Tiger Shark and his Fantastic Friends’ by Georgina Steven’s. We will be focusing how to solve problems and how to support each other. 


This half term we will be writing instructions and creating our own poems and rhymes. We will look at the features of a good poem and take character inspiration from our topic book to create some of our own using techniques such as onomatopoeia and alliteration.  


In Maths we will be focusing on multiplication and division. We will focus on our 2, 5 and 10 times tables and completing problem solving activities around this. We will remind ourselves of halves and quarters and continue to tell the time to help sequence our day.  


In Science we will be learning about how to keep our bodies healthy and how to classify different types of food. We will design our own healthy food plates and create some dishes to share with each other. 


This term we will be learning the rules of football so that we can play a game and we will be get ready for sports day.


This half term we will be looking in more detail at the continents of the world and the Oceans that surround them. We will compare them by their physical features. 


This half term we will be learning about Sikhism. We find out about the importance of the five K’s and find out what they celebrate and how.


This half term we will be exploring the different parts of a laptop and learning how to log on and shut down a computer correctly.


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 2 - May 2019

Year 1 Homework - Summer Term 2 - May 2019

Year 1 Topic Overview - Summer Term 1 - April 2019

Maths Workshop - Autumn Term 2 - October 2018

Grammar Workshop - Spring Term 1 - January 2019