Welcome to Year 1
Teachers: Miss Bellerby and Mr Smith
Miss Dott and Mrs Steel
Our topic this term is: Living Things
Key concepts being taught this term:
Decoding, blending and grapheme recognition.
Making predictions in response to text and relate these to personal experiences.
Making inferences on the basis of what is being done or said.
Using capital letters and full stops to demarcate sentences.
Joining words and clauses using the conjunction 'and'.
Using cursive writing for lower case letters and forming capital letters.
Re-read own writing out loud.
Adding prefixes and suffixes. (un-, -ing, -ed, -est, -s, -es)
Exploring punctuation such as question and exclamation marks.
Understanding and recording tens and ones.The Four Operations
Reinforcing addition and subtraction.
Fact families for numbers to 20.
Counting in 2s, 5s and 10s.
Finding a half of a set of objects and shapes.
Describing position, direction and movement.
Time, learning the days of the week and months of the year.
Recognise the different denominations of coins and notes.
Measure and record capacity and weight.
Drawing skills - line, tone and texture
Painting skills - colour mixing
Sorting instrument sounds
Layering sounds in music
Creating a food based product
Talking about our environments as well as physical and human features.
Using a map to locate the UK and other countries.
Comparing our lifestyles with those of our parents and grandparents.
P.E and Games
Dance and Athletics
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.