Year 1's Learning Blog

Make sure you complete your projects and bring them back by the last week of term!
 
English 
 
 
This half term, we will be basing our work on the film Home. We will be writing our own character descriptions and retelling a part of the story.  Phonics will be taught through Read Write Inc. Children will bring a copy of their reading book home so they can practise their tricky words and phonic sounds. They will also bring a choice book home too. Happy Reading!!
 
Maths
 
 
We use the White Rose Scheme to help each us support the teaching of Maths. Below there is an overview of the units we will be covering. Our first unit is Place Value. The smalls steps that the children will be following is below too. 
Cross Curricular
Our topic for this half term is Memory Box. We will be looking at the past. We will look at homes, transport, families and our own school. 
PSHE
Our topics for PSHE this half term are: 
All about me.
Bouncing back.
The power of words.
Our feelings. 
 
Science
Our Science topic for this half term is materials. We will be looking at the different types of materials, their uses and properties and evaluating what material is good for a range of different purposes.