CLASS ONE AUTUMN TERM

 

A big warm welcome to our Autumn class page!!

Our new topic is called CELEBRATIONS!

We will start our topic by dressing for a celebration!

This is a Science and Computing topic. 

Science:

To distinguish between an object and the material from which it is made

To identify and name a variety of everyday materials including wood, plastic, glass, metal, water and rock

To describe the simple physical properties of a variety of everyday materials

Computing:

Use technology purposefully to create, organise, store, manipulate and retrieve digital content

Recognise common uses of information technology beyond school

Use technology safely and respectfully, keeping personal information private, identify where to go for help and support when they have concerns about content

The video clip below about on line safety is useful to share with young children.

We will share the story The Polar Express and re-write it using capital letters at the start of each sentence, finger spaces between each word and full stops at the end of each sentence.

We acted out the journey of the Polar Express with the Engine Driver.

This is a great shape sequencing game.  Click on the picture below!

  Try all 3 levels!!

ON SAFARI

  It is a Science based topic that starts off with a visit from Animals Take Over!!

 

We will be able to handle and discuss vertebrates and invertebrates in detail.

This is a Science topic...

National Curriculum Objectives Science

To identify and name a variety of common animals including fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals

To identify and name a variety of common animals that are carnivores, herbivores and omnivores.

To describe and compare the structure of a variety of common invertebrates.

Describe and compare the structure of a variety of common animals (fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals, including pets)

YOU WILL LOVE THIS SONG!!

Great Maths games for you to play!

Our new topic is a Geography topic called VILLAGES!

We started our topic off with a lovely walk through High Legh.

In this Geography topic are learning will focus on:

understanding geographical similarities and differences through studying the human and physical geography of High Legh, and of a small area in a contrasting non-European country.  We will be looking at a village in Zimbabwe.  

use world maps, atlases and globes to identify the United Kingdom and its countries, as well as the countries, continents

We will be sharing the story

Handa's Surprise by Eileen Browne.

 

Our new topic is L S Lowry.

Click here to go to the BBC Bitesize page to listen to Lowry.

In this Art topic we will be using drawing to develop and share our ideas, experiences and imagination.

We will develop a wide range of art and design techniques in using colour, pattern, texture, line, shape, colour, pattern, texture, line, shape, form and space.

We will be sharing the story of Stick Man by Julia Donaldson!

We will be writing a description of Stick Man's house using adjectives to make our sentences sound interesting.

GREAT MATHS GAMES! CLICK ON THE LINKS!!

Our first topic is TOYS!

This is a History and Computing topic.

In History we will be looking at changes within living memory – comparing old and new toys.

 

In Computing we will begin to understand what algorithms are; use technology purposefully to create, organise, store, manipulate and retrieve digital content, recognise common uses of information technology beyond school and how to use technology safely and respectfully, keeping personal information private.  We will identify where to go for help and support if the we have concerns about the content on the internet.

Please can your child bring in their favourite toy in a labelled plastic carrier bag.

  We will share our toys next Monday!

We will be sharing the story of 'The Naughty Bus'

by Jan and Jerry Oke in our English lessons.

  We will be concentrating on writing simple sentences using a capital letter at the start and a full stop at the end.

Today, Mr Pinkerton the driver of the Naughty Bus came to visit us in class. 

We acted out the story!

See our photos below!

Next week we start our next new topic!

  It is an Art topic all about L S LOWRY!!!