This will be sent out every Friday and is due back in on the following Wednesday.
The homework will cover what they have learnt in class in English and Maths.
Please read with your child every day and sign their record book.
Your child will also bring home spellings every Friday. They will be tested on the following week.
•During the Autumn Term we will learn to apply and develop our phonetic knowledge to de-code words and form written sentences. We will practice simple spelling rules to enable us to build confidence when writing common exception words.
We will know what makes a ‘good’ sentence and how to edit our own work as well as supporting others to edit theirs.
•We will experience a range of books and texts such as Elmer, exploring a variety of texts about
To enable us to
write both Fiction
and Non-fiction texts such as short narratives, newspapers and shape poems.
•Throughout the History topic, we will be focusing on ‘Kings, Queens and Our Leaders’. During which we will develop our understanding about which countries make up the United Kingdom. We will be learning about the Kings
and Queens of England, in particular King
John, focusing on the important
promise he made to the people
of England. We will learn about
the period when England did not
have a King. We will gain an
understanding of parliament and how they
make decisions about our country.
•This term we will
begin to explore
number place value,
identify and represent numbers using objects and pictorial representations including the number line, and use the language of: equal to, more than, less than (fewer), most and least.
•We will be learning about basic geometry, how to recognise and name 2D and 3D shapes. We will learn how to describe position and direction of movement. We will compare, describe and solve practical problems for:
– lengths and heights [for example, long/short, longer/shorter, tall/short, double/half].
– mass/weight [for example, heavy/light, heavier than, lighter than]
– capacity/volume [for example, full/empty, more than, less than, half, half full.