Welcome to Year 1
'The great outdoors' and 'Robots'
Year 1 will be getting hands on in their creative learning and will be looking at Geography, History, Art, Computing and Design Technology as well as the core subjects of Maths, English and Reading.
This half term we will be writing our own stories based on the classic book rat a tat tat, creating an information leaflet/booklet for parents to give information on camping holidays followed by a fantasy story based around the book no bot and a recount.
Suggested texts to read related to our units covered this term;
Goat and Donkey in The Great Outdoors by Simon Puttock and Russell Julian.
Maisie Goes Camping by Lucy Cousins.
Boris Goes Camping by Carrie Weston.
Percy the Park Keeper by Nick Butterworth.
The Scarecrows Wedding by Julia Donaldson.
Stuck by Oliver Jeffers.
Barnaby Bear big books.
At the Seaside big book.
My First Camping Book by Dominic Bliss.
Let’s go camping – Collins Big Cat book.
This half term we will be learning about various areas in Maths including;
- Place value of numbers relating to statistics
- Addition and subtraction
- Position, direction and time
- 2D and 3D shapes
We teach the children to solve problems through practical methods and real life situations that they will be able to use in the ‘real world’.
Try these links below to play and practise various areas of Maths.