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Autumn 2 – Dinosaurs!

Happy Halloween and have a wonderful half term!

Next half term in English we will be base our learning around the book The Dinosaur That Pooped A Planet and Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs.

Maths

We will be exploring addition and subtracting, focusing on our number bonds up to 10. We will be learning about money including the value of notes and coins. We will also be exploring multiplication and division using practical equipment.

Science

In science we will be continue our learning about animals in the context of dinosaurs. Including whether they were a carnivore, omnivore or herbivore.

PE will be on a Monday with a PE coach- Please ensure full kit is worn and earrings removed

Weekly spellings will be set on Friday to be returned the following Friday

There will also be a choice of 6 topic homework – 3 to be completed over the half term!

Important dates 

11.11.2019- Cinema trip – How to train your Dragon.

 

Autumn 1 – Amazing animals 

Welcome to year 1 koala class page. We hope you had a lovely summer and are ready for lots of learning in Year 1!

English

In English we will be base our learning around three texts The Koala who could, The Tiger Who Came to Tea and Journey. These will fit in with our topic of animals. We will continue to work on our letter formation, finger spaces, capital letters and full stops.

Maths

We will be securing our counting and number formation, as well as exploring place value. We will be counting up to 50 and counting in 10s up to 100. We will be ordering and comparing numbers and finding one more/one less.

Science

In science we will be learning all about animals; what they eat, where they live and types of animals. We will further this knowledge on our trip to Marwell zoo!

PE will be on a Monday with a PE coach- Please ensure full kit is worn and earrings removed

Weekly spellings will be set on Friday to be returned the following Friday

There will also be a choice of 6 topic homework – 3 to be completed over the half term!

Important dates 

8.10.2019- Awesome autumn reading event

10.10.2019- Year 1 film night

16.10.2019- Trip to Marwell Zoo