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Chestnut

Summer Term: 2018-19
Topic: Houses and homes


English

  • Texts about houses and homes: The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig, The Way Back Home
  • Non-fiction books about houses and homes
  • Labelling, adding captions, writing lists
  • Role play, re-telling of stories
  • Identifying ideas in texts, looking at characters and events
  • Streamed Read Write Inc. Phonics, See and Learn and class reading sessions
  • Contributing to group discussions
  • Circle Time and Chatty Box speaking and listening skills

Mathematics

  • Number and place value
  • Addition and subtraction
  • Multiplication and division
  • Fractions
  • Measuring – time
  • Geometry – position and direction
  • Problem solving

PSHCE

  • Based on values of the week and this term’s topic
  • Houses and homes – how to stay safe at home
  • Group work, circle time, free choice activities and one-to-one work
  • Trips to the library and the local area

Topic

  • Science: mixing and making investigations
  • Humanities: Geography focus – houses and homes – app work (finding a location on a map)
  • Art/DT: looking at famous artists
  • French: days of the week
  • Computing: weekly sessions with Jane Walters
  • Music: weekly sessions with Jane Rowlinson
  • PE: weekly sessions with Tom Kophamel
  • Swimming: weekly sessions with Bridget Aldridge
  • Carousel activities: ball skills (1st half term); animal care (2nd half term)