This week’s learning at a glance!

This week’s Learning in Year 1 at a glance

Year 1

Toy School and Journeys around the world

Mrs Sharpe – mrssharpe@st-thomas.surrey.sch.uk

Miss Davis – missdavis@st-thomas.surrey.sch.uk

RE

English

RE : Special People – Learning about the words the Priest uses during mass.

For example:

“The Gospel of The Lord”

“Thanks Be to God”

“Peace be with you”

“And with your Spirit”

“The body of Christ”

“The blood of Christ”

“Amen”

The Snow Queen: Plan and write the ending of the Snow Queen

Phonics:

Y ( new words to say the letter y) – y as in yet, y as in gym, y as in fly & y as in funny

SPAG:

Prefix ‘un’.  Describe the Snow queen using words which use the prefix ‘un’.

For example:

  • Unkind
  • Unhappy
  • Unfriendly

Maths

Science

Represent tens and ones in pictorial form. Move on to represent tens and ones in part, part, whole model. See example for more information and come to our maths evening on 29th January to find out more!

Parts of a tree

  • Draw and label own diagram of a tree
  • Write extra information about the different parts of a tree.

Art/DT

Computing

Painting a favourite toy Online-SafetyHow to keep personal details safe online.  Please follow this link if you wish to view the episode of Hector’s world with your child and discuss issues raised.

French

Geography/History

Vegetables Visit to Guildford Museum. Workshop in Victorian toy room and school room.

Music

PE

Exploring high and low voices. Matching the pitch. Using thinking voice – ‘thinking count’ the beat. Trotting to the beat. Sensing the rest beat. Listening with focus – spotting differences.
Singing Games: Hob shoe job, Bell horses, Snail snail. Cuckoo where are you?
Songs: Old Mr Woodpecker. Tick Tock. Hot Cross Buns
Rhyme: Jelly on a plate – using different voices.
Team games

Homework

Reminders

Reading, Spelling Challenge

Please see home learning book.

  • Show & Tell – please bring in something to do with our RE topic on special people
  • Please bring in PE kits and Art aprons
  • 22nd January – 1S to Guildford Museum
  • 23rd January – 1D to Guildford Museum
  • 23rd January – 9am: Parent information meeting re Phonics Screening Check
  • 29th January – Helping your child with maths