Welcome and Information

Welcome to the Year 1/2 blog!
 
Here you will find information and pictures showing all of the exciting things your child has been doing in school.
 
 
Class Information
 
Class Teacher: Mrs Webster
 
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Sewell
 
Cover Teacher (Thursdays): Miss Tinmouth
 
 
PE days: Tuesday and Friday
Please ensure your child has their PE kit in school on these days.
 
Homework: given out on Friday, to be returned on or before the following Wednesday
 
Golden time is on Friday.  Children who have earned their golden time may bring in a small toy.
 
Summer1 Term Learning
 
English
We will be revising all of the sounds we know and practicing reading 'alien' words in preparation for the Phonic Screener in June.  

We will be moving towards writing longer pieces of work, in a range of styles, remembering to use capital letters, full stops and finger spaces.  We will be learning to use new punctuation like exclamation marks and question marks.
 
Some children will begin to use cursive (joined-up) handwriting.
 
Maths
  • We will be revising our number bonds to 20.
  • Skip counting in 2s, 5s and 10s.
  • Mental addition and subtraction.
  • Written methods for addition and subtraction within 100.
  • Division and multiplication
Science
We will continue to study the seasons, observing changes in the weather and our environment.
 
Geography
We will be learning all about China and Chinese culture.
 
PE
Gymnastics (learning a routine).
Ball games (rounders).
 
Music
We will continue to study a range of musical genres.
 
Art
Abstract art - recreating famous masterpieces