English
In our English work we will be focusing on the author Roald Dahl who is very famous! The texts that we will be looking at is Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, George's Marvellous Medicine and James and the Giant Peach!
Year_1 Autumn 2 Curriculum Topics
Maths
In Maths this half term we will be focusing on telling and making the time to the hour and half past. We will also then be drawing the hands on the clock accurately.

We will then start to practise counting in 2's, 5's and 10's and applying our skills to answering multiplication questions.
Science
We will continue our topic of 'Seasonal Change' focusing on Winter. We will also be completing our leaves science investigation using the outdoor space. We have already created an investigation aim (to record leaf fall over a 3 week period) and made a prediction. We will start our investigation after the holidays!
Who is Your Favourite Famous Person?
ART / DT
In art we will be looking at some famous art work from famous artists and replicating it! In DT we will be designing our own puppets and sewing them together. This will be shown at the grandparents afternoon.

History, Geography and Religious Education
In history we will be looking at famous historical people such as Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell, Florence Nightingale & Mary Seacole. In Geography we will be looking at the United Kingdom and the surrounding seas as well as north, south, east and west. In religious education we will continue our work on Christianity and looking at the Christmas Story.
PE
In PE we will be practising our ball skills including dribbling, rolling, bouncing and throwing/catching.

PE will continue to be on Tuesdays and Thursdays (Thursdays with Mrs Wright).
PSHE
In PSHE we will continue our work on relationships including feelings (ourselves and others), what makes a healthy relationship including working together, boundaries and who is special to us. We wlll also look at differences and similarities between people.