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Year 1 – Beech Class

Welcome to Year 1!

Class Teacher: Mrs Arbon
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Costa

Our topic this half term is: All creatures great and small

During Autumn 2, we will be reading three stories!

We will be using these stories to learn about different animals. We will be using these stories to learn about how animals adapt to their environment, carnivores, herbivores and amazing animal facts!

In History, we wil be learning about kings, queens and leaders!

Queen Elizabeth                     king John I                     Oliver Cromwell 

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Our topic during Autumn 1 was Once Upon a story.

Please see information regarding our learning during Autumn 1 below. 

This half-term we will be reading the story Little Red Riding Hood. We will be using this story not only in our English lessons but we will also be linking the story to our science and geography knowledge. We will be learning about the human body by learning about our 5 senses and we will be finding out about our sight, sense of smell, taste, touch and hearing. We will be creating maps for Little Red Riding Hood and will be learning about aerial view. 

In Maths, we will be learning how to represent numbers, one more and one less, comparing numbers, ordering numbers and learning number bonds. We will be learning to use ten frames, part whole models and a variety of equipment to support  our fluency in maths. 

In computing, we will be learning about E-safety. We will learn how to use technology safely, what personal information we shouldn't share, avatars and who we can go to for help if needed.

 This half-term in PE will be exploring jumping, hopping, skipping, and we will be combining these movements when using a rope. We will also be developing our accuracy when throwing and catching and when dribbling a ball with our feet.


Our PE days our Tuesdays and Thursdays.