Year 1 KD

Topic Overview Spring 1 Newsletter Term: Spring 1
Topic: The Great Fire of London

Our topic for the half term is ‘The Great Fire of London’. Our role play has been transformed into our own Pudding Lane Bakery with activities within the role play including English, Mathematics and Topic work. We will be going on an educational visit to Sandyford Fire station and Ford Green Hall. The visit will involve the children taking a look around a real life fire station, and they will be able to see and talk to real firefighters. They will also learn more about Samuel Pepys. In English we will be writing our own factual recount of the Great Fire of London. In Maths we will be adding and subtracting 2 digit numbers. We will also be multiplying in 2’s, 5’s and 10’s.

Topic Overview Autumn 2 Newsletter Term: Autumn 2
Topic: Fairytales

Our topic for the half term is 'Fairytales'. Our fantastic role play area has been transformed into Jack's beanstalk with activities within the role play including English, Mathematics and Topic work. For our educational trip we will be visiting Crewe Lyceum theatre to watch the pantomime of Jack and the Beanstalk to link to our class text. In English we will be writing our own Jack and the Beanstalk story and learning about adjectives. In Maths we will be learning how to multiply by 2 and learn about money and the properties of shape.

Topic Overview Autumn 1 Newsletter Term: Autumn 1
Topic: The Bog Baby

Our topic for the half term is 'The Bog Baby'. Our fantastic role play area has been transformed into a swamp with activities within the role play including English, Mathematics and topic work. For our first and very exciting educational visit we will be taking the children to Trentham Gardens. In English we will be writing descriptions of The Bog Baby and learning how to write instructions. In Maths we will be learning how to add one-digit numbers to 10 and learning about the properties of shape.

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