Welcome to Willow Class

Mrs Morgan (Monday – Wednesday am)

Miss Godwin (Wednesday pm – Friday)

What's going on for Willow?

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Homework

05/09/2016

Reception and Year 1
Reading books will be given out each week. Please read reguarly with your child. Date and record any comments in the little blue book.

12/09/2016

Reception and Year 1
Reading books will be given out each week. Please read reguarly with your child. Date and record any comments in the little blue book.

Year 1
Spellings will be set on a Friday and collected again the following Friday.

Sweetie Challenge (spelling test) will take place on a Friday. Please refer to homework books for more information.

19/09/2016

Reception and Year 1
Reading books will be given out each week. Please read reguarly with your child. Date and record any comments in the little blue book.

Year 1
Spellings will be set on a Friday and collected again the following Friday.

Sweetie Challenge (spelling test) will take place on a Friday. Please refer to homework books for more information.

26/09/2016

Reception and Year 1
Reading books will be given out each week. Please read reguarly with your child. Date and record any comments in the little blue book.

Year 1
Spellings will be set on a Friday and collected again the following Friday.

Sweetie Challenge (spelling test) will take place on a Friday. Please refer to homework books for more information.

English

Non-fiction:
Names, labels & captions - Can you share information and write imaginative captions and labels about yourselves and your families.

Fiction:
Fantasy & reality – Can you talk about journeys you have made, local & long-distance? Look at books by Anthony Browne & John Burningham to explore & then write about fantasy journeys.

Poetry:
Journeys & shape poems – Can you think about Bonfire Night sights and sounds you hear.

Phonics:
Can you share what you have learnt with your family.

Mathematics

Number & place value:
Can you count to 20? What is one more/ ten more or one less/ten less than a given number? How are numbers made (Tens and units) ?

Problem solving:
Can you work out which operations to use to solve simple word problems?

Money & measure:
Do you know which coins to use for your toast? Can you look at the clock and tell when it is lunchtime?

Science & Computing

Science:
Do you know any sources of light? How does a torch work? Where does the sun go on a cloudy day? What is a shadow and how are they made? Which materials make the best windows and why? Which animals might you see at night time?

Computing:
How can we stay safe online? How do you find information using a computer? Can you use a mouse to move around a computer?

Creative Development

Art:
Can you design and make a textile firework collage?

DT:
How can you make different types of moving pictures? Investigatehow popup books and pictures are made?

Music:
Can you use high and low sounds?

PE & PSEE

PE:
Can you bounce and catch a ball? Roll hoops and quoits? Hit a ball with a bat? How can you improve your skills?

Dance:
Can you like moves to music?

PSEE:
How can you make our classroom a happy place? How can you be a good friend?

Humanities

History:
What do you know about the Gunpowder Plot? Who was Guy Fawkes? How do we know about the past? When was the first moon landing? Who is Tim Peake?

Geograpy:
Can you find towns and cities on a map? Where is the River Thames?

RE:
What do stories from the bible tell us about God? How do we celebrate Christmas in the UK? Do you know the Christmas story?

Class Timetable (subject to change)

TimeMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
School Begins
Session 1 Maths Maths Maths Maths Maths
Break
Session 2 English/ Phonics English/ Phonics English/ Phonics Guided Reading/ Phonics Phonics/ Extended Writing
Lunch
Session 3 Topic PE Computing/ RE Science Art and Design/ Design Technology
Break (KS1 Only)
Session 4 Topic PSEE Music PE Art and Design/ Design Technology
School Ends