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Welcome to Class 3’s page!
We are a class of Year 1 and Year 2 pupils and we are all very excited to be coming back to school. This year, our teacher is Miss Pearson.
Autumn Term 1
This half term, our topic is called Autumn Days. We will be focusing across subjects on the seasonal changes that take place during Autumn. In Art we will be focusing on George Seurat and Pointillism. In Science we will be looking at animals including humans in particular we will be looking at the life cycle of a frog. In Geography we will be looking at our school and compare Darton to Cawthorne.
This year in Class 3 we will be learning Literacy through our topic lessons. First, we will be writing a character description based on Jack from the fairytale Jack and the Beanstalk. Then, we will be looking at labels and labelling features of our school. We will also be creating captions for physical and human features of Darton and Cawthorne.
Our whole class book author for this half term is Julia Donaldson. We will be reading a lot of her books and he children will be exposed to a range of her stories in our class library and also given the opportunity to bring these books home to read. We will also be using our VIPERSOC Owls to enhance our reading skills.
During the first half term we will be focusing on place value to 10. We will be looking at number bonds, ordering numbers and using a number line. We will then move onto addition and subtraction using the part-whole model and bar models.
In mental, maths, we will be focusing on:
Counting forwards and backwards starting on any number between 0-100
Counting in 2,5 and 10 (including odd and even numbers)
Learning and practising the 2, 5 and 10 times tables