Week beginning 14th March

Date: 14th Mar 2022 @ 8:42am


In English we will be reading the book Izzy Gizmo by Pip Jones. The story is about a fabulously feisty girl who loves inventing things. We will be focusing on inferencing and prediction tasks this week.Izzy.jpg

There are also some brilliant daily Year 1 phonic video lessons available on Letters and Sounds for Home and School - YouTube Feel free to ask which would be the most suitable videos for your child to watch. 



In maths the children will be moving onto the new topic of 'measurement' and we will be focussing on ordering objects by their length and height. We will be using the mathematical voculabulary, smaller, bigger, biggest / shorter, taller, tallest / shortest, longer, longest.

There are also some brilliant Year 1 daily maths video lessons available on the home learning section of the White Rose Maths website. https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning



This week is Science and Engineering week. In Science, we will be continuing to learn about everyday materials and exploring their properties using the sense of touch.

In Design and Technology we will be investigating wheeled objects such as toys, skateboards and suitcases.

In Geography we will be comparing the city of London to Dubai.


It is also Red Nose Day on Friday! It will be a non-uniform day and we will be taking part in Red Nose Day activities.


 Ways to help at home...

Help your child to measure and compare soe everyday objects around the house to develop their use of mathematical language related to measurement.

Encourage your child to use the internet safely to find out more information about the international city of Dubai.