KS1 Class Term 1 Overviews

Year 1

  • This term in Year 1 our topic is “Will you read me a story?” To explore reading we will be focusing on our class author Julia Donaldson and immersing ourselves in her wonderful stories.
  • In Science, we will be learning about our amazing bodies and also learning lots of facts about animals. We will learn how to categorise them in different ways such as mammals, reptiles, birds, fish and amphibians.
  • In R.E, we will be studying Judaism and the special celebration of Shabbat. 
Year 2
  • This term our topic is ‘Space’.  We will be learning lots of interesting facts about our solar system and what life is like as an astronaut. There will be lots of opportunities for children to learn new things through reading poetry, non-fiction texts and stories. We will be focusing on the story of Beegu and writing our own story about an alien.
  • In R.E we will be learning about Hinduism.  We will be looking at the importance of religion in everyday life and exploring different religious symbols and stories important to Hindus. We will also be learning about the festival of Diwali.