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Summer Term 2: Traditional Tales

This half term we will continue to develop the children’s independent writing skills in preparation for their transition into Year One.  We will also provide opportunities to learn about different materials through exploring the following texts:

 

Summer Term 1: Growth and Change

This half term will be spent exploring Growth and Change; we will use the books below as a basis for our learning.  We will be joined by some special arrivals which will help us find out more about growth. 

 

Spring Term 2: Dinosaurs

This half term the texts below will be used as a basis for learning about the different types of dinosaurs.  The children will explore the meaning of the word ‘extinct’ and find out what a palaeontologist does.

 

Spring Term 1: Space

This half term will be spent looking at space and space travel.  Using the books below as a starting point the children will have the opportunity to design their own rockets and explore the planets in our solar system.

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Autumn Term 2: Festivals and Celebrations

This half term will be spent exploring interests and beliefs that are important to the children.  Through examining the texts below opportunities will be provided to learn about festivals and celebrations that are celebrated by people in our community. 

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Autumn Term 1 : Ourselves

This half term will be spent getting to know the children and helping them to understand class routines. Through exploring the texts below opportunities will be provided to learn more about ‘ourselves’ by examining who is in our family, what our favourite foods are, where we go when we are not feeling well and what we like to do in our leisure time.

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