Welcome to Maple Class
Our topic this term is London
Our topic will start by looking at the continents and where England and London are located.
We will then learn about the countries of the UK and look at the key characteristics of each.
Afterwards, we will focus on London and learn about some of the main features found there.
We will then look at the London Monument and discuss why it was built.
This will lead on to learning about the Great Fire of London and Samuel Pepys and Christopher Wren.
Finally, the children will have an opportunity to make Tudor houses.
Have a look at these photos. What can you learn from them?
Click the link below to find out what your child will be learning this term.
Click the link below to find out about optional topic homework.
Spellings will be sent home at the beginning of each half term. Tests are on a Friday.
Number facts will be sent home every Thursday for a test the following Thursday.
Please read with your child as often as possible. Books will be changed on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
If you would like to find out more about the phonic screening test that children have to take in year 1, click the link below.
Children can practise their maths using the sumdog website. All login details are provided on their reading record book.
Children can work on their coding skills in ICT by using Espresso Coding (www.discoveryeducation.co.uk)
The username and password has been provided on your child's reading record book