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 will be planting.
Year_1 Spring 2 Curriculum Topics
Science
In science we will be learning about how plants grow, parts of the plant names and what plants need to survive. We will even be planting our own seeds!
Topic
In history and geography we will be learning about where Mexico is, learning about the culture of Mexican families, tasting Mexican food and learning about famous Mexican people.
What Grows Around the World?
PE
PE days will be on Tuesdays and Fridays again! Please ensure children have named kits in school.
Maths
In maths this half term our focus is: Addition and subtraction and securing the use of a hundred square, ensuring that children are secure with multiplication and division and introducing number bonds to 20.
ART
In art we will be painting the Mexican using the colours. We will also be doing self portraits linked to our special artist Fridha Kahlo.
Reading
In reading we will be focusing on comprehension skills and how to answer questions shown in different formats. We will also be looking at a range of genres including poetry, non-fiction and narrative!