Welcome back all! I hope you had an amazing Summer.
This half term we will be focusing on the following areas of learning.
Literacy - Genre - Recount writing. We will look at beginning, middle and end. Correct order. Written in the past tense. Extending to who, what, why, where, when detail and use of connecting words.
Reading and spelling of commonly used high frequency words.
Understanding of what we read.
Positioning and shape of letters, correct spacing between words, presentation of work.
Nouns and verbs. Sentence structure.
Numeracy - revision of simple adding, subtracting and appropriate symbols. Understanding that addition can be done in any order but subtraction can’t.
Counting in 2s, 5s, 10, forwards and backwards. Even and odd.
Use of a variety of strategies to solve problems and be able to explain their thought process.
2D shape and their properties
Personal Development and Mutual Understanding - Friendship.
World Around Us topic - All Change. Children will look at changes in history, local area, themselves and materials.
Thinking Skills and Personal Capabilities - Self Management in a variety of situations and settings.