Welcome to Year 1 and 2!

Year 1 and 2

KS1 Weekly Update

We are so thrilled to be back in school and teaching you all again! On this page, you will be able to see what we have covered in school each week and what you can expect over the next week. 

CLASSES:

Venus Class (Miss Hardisty, Mrs Lake & Mrs Coe)

Mars Class (Mrs Buffham and Mrs Ashman)

Pluto Class (Miss Seymour and Mrs Edgell) 

THIS WEEK (w/c ): 09/05/22

Maths

Year 2- The Year 2's are solving word problems using a variety of operations.

Year 1 - This week the year 1's have been looking at making equal groups and arrays.

The whole of KS1 is continuing with Numbersense. They are working on number fact fluency and making and breaking numbers. They have been getting super speedy at this and it has already helped them in their maths lessons.

We encourage all children to use doodle maths regularly at home as it is a great resource to practice using their mathematical knowledge while earning stars. The school now gives out DoodleMaths awards every Friday!

English

We are planning and writing a setting description using WOW vocabulary. We have used a video clip as a stimulus.

 Phonics/Spellings -

Year 1 - Set 2/3 RWI

Year 2 - Set Spellings

Foundation Subjects -

History: We are looking at Mary Anning who was a paleontologist, who worked in Lyme Regis.

Science: We are thinking about habitats and food chains.

PSHE: We are thinking about what makes a good friend.

 

NEXT WEEK (w/c ): 16/05/22

Maths

Year 2- The Year 2's will be working on their mathematical fluency.

Year 1 - This week the year 1's will be working on sharing and grouping equally.

The whole of KS1 are continuing with Numbersense. They are working on number fact fluency and making and breaking numbers. They have been getting super speedy at this and it has already helped them in their maths lessons.

We encourage all children to use doodle maths regularly at home as it is a great resource to practice using their mathematical knowledge while earning stars. The school now gives out DoodleMaths awards every Friday!

English

We will be reading, writing and following instructions.

 Phonics/Spellings -

Year 1 - Set 2/3 RWI

Year 2 - Spellings

Foundation Subjects -

History: We will be looking at who Mary Anning was and why she is significant.

Science: We are thinking about local habitats.

PSHE: We are continuing to think about our relationships.

Art: We will be exploring African Art and exploring print making.

 

Some helpful sites for using at home:

Maths:

Doodle Maths: https://students.doodlelearning.com/

Times Table Rockstars: https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

White Rose at home: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning 

Top Marks Maths Games: https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/5-7-years/counting

ICT Games: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning 

 

English:

Nessy: https://www.nessy.com/uk/

Free E-Books: https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/

Free Audio Books for Kids: https://stories.audible.com/discovery/enterprise-discovery-21122358011?ref=adbl_ent_anon_ds_ds_dccs_sbtp-0-0

Phonics: https://www.phonicsbloom.com/