Step Back in Time

 

Our topic this term is Step back in time. We will be learning about the history of toys and significant people and events who have made an impact in society.

In science, our focus is materials. We will discuss the difference between an object and a material. We will also describe the properties of materials and explain why they are used for different objects.

 

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Raspberry Class - Year 1

 

Our Maths Focus This Term

We are focusing on place value; partitioning numbers in to tens and ones, saying what is more/less and counting in multiples of 2, 5 and 10.

We will also learn addition and subtraction, measuring length, height, weight and volume. We will be using practical experiences to understand how to measure and solve problems involving measuring.

Reminders:

 PE is on Mondays and Thursdays.

Please keep reading diaries and reading books in book bags every day.

Reading morning is every Friday morning from 8.30 am to 8.45 am

Homework

Reading - Please read with your child at least 3 times each week. Remember you can earn your 50 reads, 100 reads and 200 reads certificates.

Spelling - New spellings will be sent home every Friday.  Practise these ready for the spelling test the following Friday. Try and practise writing spelling words in a sentence too, as this will help you learn them.

Maths - Maths games will be sent home for you to play with an adult and you will record this in your maths games diary.