What is your topic this term?
This term Year 1s topic is Toys from the past. They are focusing on toys that their parents and grandparents played with as well as toys from many years ago.
What subjects are you doing and what are the end products for each subject?
In maths, the children will be learning all about place value including counting up and down in 1's, 2's and 5's. The majority of children's topic lessons will have a History focus. The children will also be taking part in lessons focusing on Art, Music, Design Technology and Geography.
What skills are the children learning?
This term the children will be improving their understanding of number. In writing the children will be developing their innovation skills by writing lots of sort pieces based on well known stories. The children will be gaining an understanding of what is old and what it was like to be a child in different times.
PE will be outdoor this term. It would be helpful if you could send an outdoor kit for your child to wear.