Welcome to Year 1
This half term our topic is 'My World'. We will be reading the book 'Marvelous Me' and 'Funnybones'. Also we will be talking about our bodies and the way our senses help us perceive the world around us.
In the second part of the Autumn term our topic is 'Sparkle and Shine'.
The texts linked with this topic are 'How to Catch a Star' and 'The Gunpowdwer Plot'. We will also be looking at rhyme in traditional nursery rhymes.
In Spring 1 our topic is Africa.
We will read 'Mama Panya's Pancakes' and 'Wangari's Trees of Peace'.
We will be learning about and investigating different types of materials.
In Spring 2 our topic is Dinosaurs.
We will read 'Stone Girl Bone Girl' as our topic book and learn about animals, their diets and habitats.
In Summer 1 we are learning about plants and painters.
Our topic book is 'Katie and the Sunflowers'.
In Summer 2 our topic is 'Superheroes'.
We will be reading 'Traction Man' and some other fiction texts.
We will be having a Superhero day, when the children will be wearing their favourite superhero costumes.