Welcome to Year 1
Teachers: Miss Bellerby and Mr Smith
Miss Dott, Miss Johnson, Mrs Bentley and Mrs Outtram
Our topic this term is: Toy Story
Key concepts being taught this term:
Decoding, blending and grapheme recognition.
Recognising some common exception words.
Making predictions in response to text and relate these to personal experiences.
Making inferences on the basis of what is being done or said.
Reading with more fluency and expression.
Using phonic knowledge to write words using known graphemes.
Leaving finger spaces between words.
Using capital letters and full stops.
Using cursive writing for lower case letters and forming capital letters.
Writing for a variety of purposes.
Ordering numbers in sequence by counting forwards and backwards.
Partitioning numbers into Tens and Ones.The Four Operations
Understanding the 'Part, Part, Whole' model and how this can be written as addition and subtraction number sentences.
Adding and subtracting using a number line.
Measure lengths and heights.
Multimedia tools for drawing
Drawing skills - line, tone and texture
Painting skills - colour mixing
Changes of sounds
Singing, listening, composing and playing.
Split pin characters
Discussing weather changes and how this is different across the world.
Looking at toys in the past
P.E and Games
Games and Dance
R.E. and PSHCE
Christianity, Judaism and a sense of belonging.
P.E. is on Monday and Tuesday. Please ensure that NO earrings are worn on these days.
Homework is given out on Thursday and is due in on Tuesday.