Current work

Topic

 

This half term Rosen class topic is 'What makes us like other animals?'

 

We will be looking at animals including humans and will be finding out what animals and humans need to survive, how to keep ourselves and the world healthy and learning obout life cycles.

 

We will be supporting the children's learning about animals with a visit to school from The Wild Roadshow on Tuesday 12th March, where the children will have the opportunity to learn about and handle small creatures.

http://www.thewildroadshow.co.uk/

English

 

Linking to our topic we are looking at a story called 'Aaaarrggh Spider!.'

 

In Year 1 we will continue to focus on sentence structure and punctuation. This half term we are focusing on compound words and suffixes and the use of adjectives to describe.

Tricky Words and Sight Words Song

A tricky word/sight word song for children covering the, I, go, no, to, she, he and we. Tricky words, these are tricky tricky tricky tricky tricky words! Don't let them trick you!

Phonics

 

We use letters and sounds to teach the children to read in Year 1. The children are currently on phase 5. 

Maths

 

This half term we are looking at multiplying and dividing and measuring. 

How to use arrays to multiply | Maths - A World Without Maths

Suitable for ages 5 to 7. Multiplication Boy helps Mr Sharma buy pencils for the school, using arrays to multiply. Subscribe for more Maths clips from BBC Teach on Tuesday when we have them in: http://bit.ly/BBCSubscribeTeach If you found this video helpful, give it a like. Share it with someone.

Number Bonds to 20

Number bonds to 20 help children solidify their understanding of the number 20. This will further help them when subtracting.