|Subject||Profiles||Ideas for home|
|Maths||This term we will be focussing on positioning and direction including half and whole turns.
We will be learning the currency of coins and notes and using money in a practical context
||When out shopping or at home practice coin recognition. With support encourage your children to help find the appropriate money to pay. |
||We will be studying different stories and poems and recreating our own in similar styles.
We will be learning about Metaphors, Similes and Onomatopoeia
||Share different stories and DVD’s together
Funny bones, Hocus Pocus, The Polar Express etc.
|Science||Motion and forces
We will be practically exploring gravity, friction, buoyancy and air resistance using fun experiments.
||Visit a local play area and explore how pushing and pulling can make things move. |
|I.C.T||We will be covering ICT during English and History lessons using different software to create presentations and posters. We will also be using computers when researching different themes. ||Use a range of software to create themed pictures or cards at home.
|PSHE and Citizenship||As well as continuing to learn our PHSE by accessing the community each week we will be learning about E-Safety and being safe online, people who can help us and ‘Stranger Danger’||Discuss E-Safety at home- they can ask parents for help if something they don’t like comes on screen
Talk about people who help us and the different emergency services
|D.T||We will be designing and making different crafts using a variety of materials to match the different themes studied. This will include Halloween decorations, Guy Fawkes, Diwali Patterns and Christmas decorations. || Enjoy making decorations, pictures and cards together|
||We will be learning about the History of different celebrations and looking at how they began. We will look and compare how other cultures celebrate differently||Visit and enjoy special events together|
We will be carving pumpkins and making sensory fireworks then moving onto exploring the autumn and Christmas through various art mediums.
||Enjoy all of the up coming special events.|