Welcome to Class 1!
This half term we will be working on the topic “Beside the Seaside” and finding out about the features of a seaside locality-Scarborough. We will learn the human and physical features of the town and use maps and photographs to sort and recognise them. Through history we will learn about the seaside past and present and about the significant individual Grace Darling. We will be focusing our artwork on painting and we will be learning to mix colours using powder paint to use in a seaside themed final piece.
In English we will be reading the Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch and using talk for writing to help us retell and makes changes to the story. We will be focusing on the basic rules for sentence writing- Capital letter, finger space, full stop. In phonics we will revise phase 3 and move on to phase 4. In Maths we will be starting with number and place value, Measures-Length, Mass/Weight, then going on to Addition and Subtraction and Geometry- 2D and 3D Shape.