Next week’s learning

We are very pleased to say that we have had a new climbing wall built in the Key Stage One playground. The children will have an explanation about how to use it and we will discuss health and safety around this. Please ensure that children do not play on this before and after school. Thank you.

Topic & Maths

Next week we will be looking at what we have enjoyed about our topic ‘Blooming Marvellous’. We will also be revisiting different areas that we have been learning about in maths.

 

Topic

The children will be designing their own free standing structure. They will then create their sculpture using the resources given. We will also be looking at poems and writing a shared whole class poem.

Maths

We will be revisiting position and direction next week. The children will be using beebots to follow directions and playing games using the language of position.

Next week’s learning

 

Topic

Next week the children are writing their own version of the story “Katie and the Sunflowers.” They will plan, orally tell their story and then write the story at the end of the week.

Maths

We are focusing on measurement next week. The children will be using balance scales to compare weights and then using jugs to measure volume and capacity.

 

Next week’s learning

Topic

Next week in topic we will be looking at how plants grow, we will be planting seeds and watching what happens to them.

We will also be looking at the artist Van Gogh and his famous paintings, which we will try to recreate

Maths

In maths we will be focusing on shapes, this will include 2D and 3D shapes, we will go on a shape hunt to find objects that are these shapes, and we will be looking at how we can describe them.

We will also be looking at patterns and how we can carry them on, in particular we will look at repeating patterns and how the patterns can change.

Next week’s learning

Maths

We are continuing to revise all aspects of the year 1 maths curriculum focusing on addition, subtraction, using number lines and measurement.

Topic

We will be reading Jack and the Beanstalk and then the children will be planning and writing a recount of the story. They need to remember to use adjectives and correct punctuation.