Pilgrim's Way

Pilgrims Way Primary
Village Acedemy

Puffin Class (Year 1)

 

EVERYTHING CHANGES - Puffin Class – Terms 1 and 2

 

English

  • Writing about changes – new babies, new houses, different families, growing up.
  • The Ugly Duckling
  • Diwali
  • The story of Guy Fawkes
  • Halloween – scary stories
  • Christmas Journey – Mary and Joseph
  • Christmas Poetry

 

Maths

  • Counting
  • Ordering and sequencing
  • Addition to 10 and to 20
  • Subtraction to 10 and to 20
  • Money
  • 2D shape

 

Topic

  • Science – Seasonal Change and Weather
  • Summer to Autumn and Autumn to Winter.
  • Animals and Humans – babies and adults
  • Exploring through senses
  • History – changes in our lives
  • Geography – changes in our area
  • Christmas crafts
  • Art – observational drawings and art work.

 

What you can do to help at home

  • Read some books from the library on Changes – new homes, new babies, growing up.
  • Make your own map of your journey from home to school.
  • Make a rain gauge to collect rain water.
  • Use chalks to draw round puddles and shadows outside – how do they change?
  • Collect some interesting leaves as the seasons change – bring them to school, how do they change?
  • Make a collection of some 2D shapes that you can find at home
  • Let your children to pay for things with coins in the shops – getting used to paying and receiving change.
  • Don’t forget to read for 10 minutes every day!

 

Mrs Tombs