We have had a fun time learning about People who help us in Class 1. The Meerkats have dressed up as nurses, doctors, firefighters, policemen etc and have met real life policemen, nurses and the local postman and vicar.
Literacy text: The Jolly Postman to include Traditional Tales and Postman Pat stories.
Literacy genres: letters, recounts, character profiles.
Mathematics: addition and subtraction, odds and evens and counting in 2’s, capacity.
Topic- People who help us.
R.E: Easter and The Church.
Please take a moment to have a look at some of the great things The Eager Elms have been doing already this year!
For Literacy we have been studying poems with examples of personification in. Afterwards we recited them on the stage. We were the first class to use the Coton Colosseum!
We have also written poetry and used the structure of a poetic monologue in order to bring an Elm tree to life!
Literacy: Poetry, Short stories, Recounts and Discussion
Mathematics: Number and Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication and Division, Fractions, Decimals and Percentages, Geometry
Topic: The Peak District
R.E: What can be learned from a Muslim way of life?
P.E: Striking and Fielding – Hockey and Football
Grammar and Punctuation: Words types and functions
Art: Painting landscapes and studying great landscape artists
PHSE: Developing confidence and responsibility
Music: Exploring rounds