Science
In science we will be growing our own plants! We will be discussing what helps a plant to grow, the features of plants and we will be experimenting how seeds grow in different conditions.
Year_1 Spring 2 Curriculum Topics
English
We will be focusing on narrative this half term using Jack and the Beanstalk linked to science and a Mexican Fable called The Little Red Ant and the Great Big Crumb. We will then move on to instruction writing focusing on
the seeds that we planted.
Maths
In maths we will be concentrating on 2, 5 and 10 times table, adding using money and weighing.
What Grows in Mexico?
RE
In RE this half term our focus will be EID. We will talk about which religion celebrated EID and also how it is celebrated. We will begin to compare how this is similar to how Christians celebrate Christmas.
Topic
In geography and history we will learn about where Mexico is and begin to compare a small village in Mexico (Tucaro) to Chapeltown. We will also learn about the Aztec and Mayan tribes.
PE
In PE this half term we will be focusing on ball skills and rolling the ball to a partner.

PE this half term will be on Mondays and Thursdays. Please ensure that children have a named kit in school.