Half Term 1
Theme: Plants/ Mini Beasts/ Dinosaurs
|Subject||What will my child be learning about?|
Plants, mini beasts, dinosaurs.
Our main stories will be The Tiny Seed, The Bad Tempered Ladybird (both by Eric Carle) and How to grow a dinosaur (Caryl Hart)
We will be writing in the form of recipes, lists, letters, captions for pictures and story writing.
Shape, Space and Measure:
Times of the day – events that occur during daily routine, looking at clocks and learning about the clock hands.
Seasons – sequencing seasons of the year and significant events.
Number: recognition / counting
Addition and Subtraction
Doubling / halving and sharing
SSM: Times of the day / seasons Numbers addition / subtraction Numbers addition / subtraction
Number: doubling, halving, sharing.
We will still be working on learning how to record our maths work.
|Personal, social and Emotional Development/ Understanding the World/ Religious Education||
RE: Being Special: Where do we belong?
What does it mean to belong to a faith community?
PSED: Respect: Respecting plants and the outdoors
PSED: Responsibility How can we take responsibility at school and at home?
Growth investigation: Cress investigation
Outdoor learning – woodland activities Cress investigation continued
Grow a sunflower competition
Gym/ balancing and equipment
|Communication and Language||
Helicoptering – story retelling
‘Me time’ – the children will be given a 10 minute slot each to tell the class about absolutely anything. We will send the timetable out next term. – Check book bags for this.
Desktop computers – learning how to login using their own username and password.
Expressive Arts & Design
Creating art pieces linking to flowers – Looking at famous art pieces like Van Gough’s sunflowers.
Outdoor resources – using natural objects to create art.
E.g. Trips, Assemblies, Special Days
23rd April Maths open morning
26th April RDMF Class assembly
3rd May RJV Class assembly