Welcome to Year 1 at Derwent Road. Please find below information about your child's learning topics this half term, including learning logs and topic leaflets. Please see our specific class pages for photos and information about each classes individual learning journeys.
This half term our topic is 'Gorgeous Gardens'. In English we will be reading and writing a range of texts based on gardens and plants including 'Jim and the Beanstalk' and 'Oh No Monster Tomatoes'. In Science we will be learning about both garden and wild plants and how they grow, as well as watching plants that we have planted grow over time. In Art we will be creating our own 'Waterlilies' collage inspired by Claude Monet and in History we will be learning about Claude Monet and his inspirational Giverney garden. In Maths we will be learning about Numbers to 100, time, money, volume and capacity, mass and space.
All dates for this term can be found in the topic leaflet and on the dates section of the school website.
The Year 1 Team
Wednesday 6th June 2018 - Planting WOW Day (children only - no dressing up).
Friday 15th June - KS1 Sports Day 2018 - 9:30 to 12:00.
Wednesday 4th July 2018 - Transfer Day - children visit their new classroom and teacher for the morning
Tuesday 10th July 2018 - Whole School Open Classroom to meet your new teacher - 3.30
Wednesday 18th July 2018 - Gorgeous Garden Party - 2.30 - wear smart garden party clothes (Parents welcome)
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