Year 1 -Grasshopper Class
Mrs Redington Miss Benjafield Miss Greenway
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Term 5 Topic - Royalty and Realms
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Term 5 - Spellings. Please note children have been split into two groups for phonics, Mrs Collins (Blue) and Mrs Redington (Orange). Please use the spellings for your child's phonics group.
Term 5 PE and Forest School Timetable
Term 4 Topic - Fee, Fi, Fo, Fum
This term, we are going to be reading lots of traditional tales including Cinderella and The Three Billy Goat's Gruff.
With a wicked stepmother and two jealous stepsisters who keep her enslaved and in rags, Cinderella stands no chance of attending the royal ball. When her fairy godmother appears and magically transforms her reality into a dream come true, Cinderella enchants the handsome Prince Charming at the ball, but must face the wrath of her enraged stepmother and sisters when the spell wears off at midnight.
The Three Billy Goats Gruff
The Three Billy Goats Gruff outsmart the troll living under the bridge by each convincing him to wait for the next goat, who they say is bigger and fatter than them. He follows their advice and waits for each goat. The last goat is, indeed, large - large enough to stand a chance against the troll in a fight. The biggest goat kicks the troll off the bridge, crosses, and joins his brothers in the field.
Term Four Newsletter
Term Four Spellings
Term Four Timetable
Grasshopper Term 3 Timetable
Term 3 Topic and Core Texts
This term we are reading two texts:
'Lost in the Toy Museum' by David Lucas. One night, when the lights go out at the toy museum, everyone runs off and hides. Left all on his own, Bunting, the sensible old toy cat, sets out to look for them. As he follows the trail of clues through the museum, the normally reserved Bunting learns how to have fun in this affectionate picture book from one of Britain's brightest new talents.
'Knuffle Bunny' by Mo Willems. This funny story tells how Trixie and Knuffle Bunny's trip to the laundromat with Dad goes terribly wrong when Trixie realizes some bunny's been left behind...! Her attempts to alert Dad all the way home are unsuccessful, until Mom points out that Knuffle Bunny is missing and the family hotfoot it back to the laundromat. Fortunately, KB is safe, if a little wet...
Term 3 Newsletter
Term 3 Spellings
Term Two Newsletter Grasshopper Class
Term 2 Topic - Wonderous Weather, Wonderous World
Our core text this term is:
'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs' by Judi Barrett
The tiny town of Chewandswallow was very much like any other tiny town—except for its weather which came three times a day, at breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
But it never rained rain and it never snowed snow and it never blew just wind. It rained things like soup and juice. It snowed things like mashed potatoes. And sometimes the wind blew in storms of hamburgers.
Life for the townspeople was delicious until the weather took a turn for the worse. The food got larger and larger and so did the portions. Chewandswallow was plagued by damaging floods and storms of huge food. The town was a mess and the people feared for their lives.
Something had to be done, and in a hurry.
Term Two Spellings
Grasshopper Term One Timetable
Term One Newsletter
Our Core text this term is:
'Help! I've Lost My Classroom!'
Can Mia find her way around her new school?
Mia's new school is big, with lots of rooms and corridors, so how will she and her friend Joe find their way back to their classroom when they get lost?
Year One will join their BIG adventure...