Mrs Clark and Miss Keogh
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In Term 3 we will be reading Meerkat Mail and The Twits. We will focus on writing a variety of non-fiction texts, including posting a letter home! In Maths we will be focusing on using written methods for the four operations to solve problems and collecting, presenting and interpreting data. Science, History and Geography will remain the focus the term. We will be looking at animals and their habitats, the development of communication over time and using maps to plan a journey.
In Term 2 we will be reading The Owl who is Afraid of the Dark by Jill Tomlinson, along with The Hodgeheg. Please don’t read the book at home as it spoils the element of surprise! In Maths we will be focusing on using measure, fractions and using addition, subtraction and multiplication to solve problems. Science, History and Geography will be the main focus this term with the introduction of our new curriculum. We will be looking at how we use and create maps and begin to look at how humans how developed communication over the last two centuries.
Welcome back to school! We are looking forward to a very exciting first term. We’ve got lots to do and learn. During our daily literacy lessons we will be reading The Way Back Home by Oliver Jeffers and The Man On The Moon by Simon Bartrum. In Maths we will be looking at place value, partitioning numbers and basic addition and subtraction. In phonics we will be revising phase three, four and five, as well as spelling key words. During the afternoons we will be focusing on Science, PSHE, PE and RE. In science we will be learning about plants, animals and what they need to survive.
Our spelling test will be on a Friday. Your child will receive their reading books on a Monday. Please return them on a Friday.