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Year 1 & Year 2

Welcome to Year 1 and 2!

Current Teachers:

Mars: Miss Dodington       Pluto: Mrs Judson     Venus Miss Johns

Teaching Assistants:

Emma Harvey    Debbie Taylor    Sadie Rawlings    

Katie Stokes    Catherine Josham    Brenda Weatherhog

Our current topic is:

SPACE

Click the image for a copy of our topic map

 Please click here to download a copy of our Meet the Teacher presentation.


Our target this term is to learn our key number facts. 

This week (Ending Friday 12th January 2018)

Maths: We have been learning about division and grouping.

EnglishWe continued to learn our text about an alien landing, write descriptive sentences and plan our own newspaper reports.

Spelling: Year 1 - air - thats not fair / ire - fire, fire!

               Year 2 - -ing, -ed, -est, -er and -y at the end of words

ScienceWe have learnt about the planets in our solar system.

HistoryWe have learnt about Neil Armstrong.

PSHEWe discussed the British Value of Individual Liberty.

PEWe created dances and movements inspired by stars and galaxies.

ArtWe started our collages, using different textures and materials.

Music: We have listened to music inspired by planets.

Next week (Ending Friday 19th January 2018)

MathsWe will be learning about fractions of a shape.

EnglishWe will be exploring poetry, rhyme and writing our own poems based on our new text 'The Alien Rap'.

Spelling: Year 1 - ou shout it out / ow brown cow

               Year 2 - Different sounds that follow a 'w'

HistoryWe will be learning about the British astronaut Tim Peake.

ScienceWe will be learning about star constellations.

PSHE: We will be discussing the British Value of Individual Liberty.

PEWe will continue to create dances and movements inspired by stars and galaxies.

Art: We will continue to create collages using different materials and textures.

Music: We will continue to listen to music inspired by planets! 

Homework:

Reading - Please read with your child daily. Reading books will be changed weekly.

Spellings - please practise the weekly spellings using the bingo grid ideas

Year 2 also have access to Nessy to practise their spellings.

Maths - please practise the key number facts.

All children have access to Maths games on Abacus.

Click the image to download a key word list

            

     phase 3                                     phase 5

Click the images to download copies of some alien words for practising phonics.