Welcome to Year 1
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This half term we are learning about light and dark. We are using the Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch, Laura's Star and looking at Neil Armstrong and the moon landing. We will be using these stories and events to support our learning.
In English we will be using adjectives and conjunctions to write a range of interesting sentences and practicing our comprehension skills through a range of texts.
In Maths we will be working with our 2, 5 and 10 times tables and answering a range of questions. We will also be using our place value skills and solving reasoning problems.
In science we will be using our topic of light and dark to support our learning. We will be looking at light sources, shadows, making shadow puppets and reflections.
In ICT, we will be practising our keyboard and mouse skills and are beginning to learn about basic coding. E-safety will be ongoing throughout the year - learning to be safe and careful on the web.
In the Autumn term 1 we are learning about castles, we are looking at the different types of castles and the features that are part of these castles. We are also going to look at the Battle of Hastings. We are going to be using our topic to support or English and Maths.
In English we will be continuing to use our phonics and high frequency words to write and read sentences.
In Maths we are looking at place value to 100 as well as addition and subtraction using a range of methods.
In Science we will be looking at different materials that we can find around us. We will be looking at what makes a strong castle and how to separate our recycling into the correct groups.