Reading books will correspond to the phonics set that your child is currently working on. They will be sent out on a Wednesday, to be returned the following Tuesday. We will send out two phonics books and two basket books which you can share with your child.
Week commencing 18.10.21
The children will be introduced to adjectives. We will be thinking of different adjectives to describe The Gruffalo. The children will need to remember a capital letter, finger space and full stop.
The children will be revisiting phase 2 and 3. We will focus on reading and spelling high frequency and alien words.
The children will be continuing to recognise and write numbers to 20 and beyond, looking at patterns on a 100 square and number line. The children will focus on counting forward and backwards within 100.
Please ensure your child comes in PE kit on Wednesday and Thursday. On Wednesday, we will be doing dance and on Thursday we will be learning movement skills in outdoor PE. We will be practising our jumping skills.
The children will thinking about what makes them happy in year 1.
The children will be going on a wild plant hunt in school.
We will be identifying England and looking at some traditions of that country.
The children will be starting to think about how the world was created.
The children will be singing and keeping a steady beat. They will be listening to nursery rhymes.
The children will be painting a picture of The Gruffalo.
This week we have different spellings groups.
- pat, by, what, tick, buzz
- what, put, moon, farm, chick
- what, have, will, put, by
The words the children are bringing home can either be blended or correspond to recent phonemes recapped/learnt in phonics lessons. They will also include some year 1 tricky or high frequency words.