Term 2 2018 – 19
Christmas Service (Art Focus)
Literacy: Retelling, re-writing stories, grammar and handwriting.
Maths: Number and Place Value to 20. Addition and Subtraction
Role Play: Diwali House/Christmas Grotto
Art: make paper chains, make a clay diva lamp, make rockets with toilet rolls and streamers, make poppies
Music: Christmas Play, carols, sign Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer and We Wish you a Merry Christmas
Term 1 2018-19
My Family and Other Animals
Harvest (Literacy and PSHE focus)
Week 1 Guess How Much I Love You
Week 2 What Do I Look Like
Week 3 The Tiger Who Came to Tea
Week 4 Handa’s Surprise
Week 5 Monkey Puzzle
Week 6 The Gruffalo
Literacy: Writing sentences, using Phonics to spell, grammar and handwriting.
Maths: Number and Place Value to 10
Role Play: home corner
Art: painted self- portraits using mirrors, draw a picture of your family, tissue paper tigers on black paper (mixed ages in pairs), exotic fruit printing
Music: Tommy Thumb, Fly Away Peter, Rumble in the Jungle
Topic: what is family, jungle animals, feelings, exotic fruit eating, Growth Mindset (Giraffes Can’t Dance)
Harvest song: Cauliflowers Fluffy –you tube
Term 3 2018-19
Lost in Space
Star Wars/Disney Day (Maths Focus)
The Way Back Home
Aliens Love Underpants
Hoth Habitats and Creatures who live there
The Planets (Geo/Lit) (Planet facts/Planet setting, alien character story writing)
Literacy: Reading, Role play, grammar, description and handwriting.
Maths: Number and Place Value. Addition and Subtraction. Multiplication and Division (Concrete and Pictorial). Fractions.
Art: make aliens from toilet rolls and pipe cleaners, design and collage underpants for aliens, design and paint a creature that lives on Hoth, or underwater on Naboo
Role Pay: dark camp, torches, star wars books and toys.
Topic: draw an alien using Purple Mash, cut out and size order planets, flanimal task – who is in my family and why?
Topic: Compare Tim Peake and Neil Armstrong experiences in space
Songs: 5 little men in a flying saucer, Cosmic Yoga
Term 4 2018-19
Ugly Bug Ball/St Georges Day Service (Science Focus)
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
The Lazy Ladybird
Dragonfly book (non fiction)
Literacy: Reading and writing non fiction, grammar and handwriting.
Maths: Number and Place Value to 30. Addition and Subtraction to 20. Multiplication and Division (Concrete and Pictorial)
Role Play: looking for insects in different materials, insect drop and catch using toilet rolls and nets
Art: Butterfly symmetry art using paint and Purple Mash, pipe cleaner and clay spiders, make ladybirds, caterpillar finger painting
Topic: Lifecycles, lifecycle games and videos on Discovery. Beebots to code.
Songs: 5 little speckled frogs, There’s a tiny caterpillar on a leaf, Insey Winsey Spider
Term 5 2018-19
999 What’s Your Emergency?
Parents to talk about their jobs (History Focus)
Topic: Contrast Florence Nightingale and Mother Theresa
People who help us books (non fiction), police, doctors, nurses, vets, police officers, fire fighters
Songs: London’s Burning, 5 Little Monkeys jumping on the bed, Miss Polly had a Dolly
Literacy: Reading, role play, writing recounts, grammar and handwriting.
Maths: Number and Place Value to 50. Addition and Subtraction of 2 digit numbers. Fractions – find ½ and ¼.
Role Play: Dressing up, Vets, big fire engine
We’re all going on a Summer Holiday
Sports Day (PD/Geography Focus)
Rainbow Fish, Mr Grindling’s Picnic, Kipper
Topic: The UK, What do you find at the Beach – Discovery/Purple Mash/Cbeebies
Literacy: Poetry, joining sentences, story structure, grammar and handwriting.
Maths: Number and Place Value to 100. Addition and Subtraction with missing numbers.
Role Play: tent, suitcases, wooden planes
Art: make a shell picture, draw a picture of yourself in your new class, make boat pictures with straws
Songs: She sells sea shells, row row row your boat