Rowan - Year 1
Welcome to Year 1 at Christ Church School. Here is some information for the class.
Mr D Holt
Favourite book: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Ms J Inglesfield
English – daily
Maths – daily
Outdoor Learning – Wednesday afternoon
P.E. – Tuesday afternoon
Choose 2 activities from the homework grid to complete each week.
Read your home reader every night.
Geography: Where do leaves go in the winter?
R.E.: Why did Jesus teach the Lord’s Prayer as the way to pray?
Reading: Leaf Man by Lois Elhert
Writing: Recounts, lists, instructions, poems, narrative
- Can you find words with ‘ff’, ‘ll’, ‘ss’ and ‘zz’?
- When do you use ‘ck’ and ‘nk’?
- Can you spell words with two syllables?
Music: Autumn songs. What can I hear in this place?
Art: Can you make a leaf person?
Science: Which materials should the Three Little Pigs have used to build their house?
R.E.: Why are the saints important?
Nativity characters: which character are you? Why are you important?
Reading: The Three Little Pigs
Writing: Recount, Narrative
- When do you write ‘tch’ for the sound ‘ch’
- Can you spell words that end with a ‘v’ sound?
- Can you ‘s’ or ‘es’ to make a plural?
Maths: Do you know your number bonds to 20?
PE: Large Ball Skills
Science: How do the seasons impact on what we do?
Geography: Why can’t a Meercat live at the North Pole?
R.E.: Why is it good to listen to and remember the stories Jesus told?
Reading: Meercat Mail by Emily Gravett
Spelling: Can you add ‘ing’, ‘er’ or ‘ed’ to a root word?
PE: Throwing and Catching, Aiming Games
Science: Which birds and plants would Little Red Riding Hood find in our park?
R.E.: What is the story of Noah really about? Why is Easter the most important festival for Christians?
Reading: The Flower by John Light
- Can you add ‘er’ and ‘est’ to adjectives?
- Can you spell words that end in ‘y’?
Art: How can we print a meadow?
Maths: Do you know your number bonds to 50?
PE: Bat and Ball skills/games, skipping
Science: Why are humans not like tigers?
R.E.: What is it like to live as a Jew?
Reading: The Tiger Who Came to Tea by Judith Kerr
- Can you spell ‘ph’ and ‘wh’ words?
- Can you spell words using a ‘k’?
PE: Developing Partner work
History: Is the computer more fun than grandma and granddad’s old toys?
Science: Why can’t a Meercat live at the North Pole?
R.E.: Why are they having a Jewish party? What are God’s rules for living?
Reading: Dogger by Shirley Hughes
- Can you add the prefix ‘un’?
- Can you spell compound words?
- Can you spell the days of the week?
Maths: Do you know your number bonds to 100?
PE: Team Games