English – In English, Year 1 will be looking at different stories by the same author, they will be looking at ‘talk for writing’ which will be really engaging for the children. They will also be looking at captions, they will discuss what captions are, when you would use them and how they can enhance text.
Maths – During the Spring Term, Year 1 will be looking at time, they will be teaching the children about O’clock and half past. They will also be looking at ½ and ¼’s of objects, amounts and shapes. During the latter half of the term they will be recapping the 4 operations which are addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
Science – Year 1 will be learning about Animals including Humans. They will be learning about herbivores, carnivores and omnivores, they will discuss where animals live and what they eat. They will also understand what animals and humans need to survive.
Theme – In Theme Year 1 are covering History. They will be learning about famous people ie Florence Nightingale, Mary Seacole and Alexander Graham Bell. The children will also be learning all about The Fire of London ie: when it happened and how it happened, they will then understand how events happen and they will learn about the importance of chronological order.