Week Beginning 10th December 2018
Our key learning this week:
English: We will be finishing our letter writing.
Maths: We will be looking at counting back and the difference.
Science: We will finish our topic about materials thinking about the properties of materials.
Art: We will be designing and making our own puppets.
Please can all children have trainers and PE kit in school everyday.
If any parents would like to accompany us on our Christmas trip to the museum on Tuesday 18th December, please let Miss Wilkinson know.
Monday 10th December - Nativity dress rehearsal @ 1.30pm
Wednesday 12th December- Nativity @ 6pm
Thursday 13th December - Nativity @ 6pm
Monday 17th December - Christmas Carol Concert @ St. Josephs 6pm
Tuesday 18th December - Year 1 trip to Christmas at the Museum AM
Tuesday 18th December - EYFS/KS1 Christmas Party
Wednesday 19th December - Christmas Lunch
Thursday 20th December - School finishes @ 2.30pm
We had a great time during Art Week creating our own images based on Kandinsky. The children learnt lots about Kandinsky and his work. We talked about what inspired him and what sort of paintings he liked to create.
If you would like to purchase your child's art work for a donation please let Miss Wilkinson know.
Must do at home, please: (reviewed termly)
By the end of keystage 1 children are expected to be able to read and spell these words.
Please ensure children are reading at least 3 times a week at home and that this is recorded in their reading record.
Please use this bookmark your children have to support their reading. Click here to view online.
Additional ways to support your child/book lists:
Read Write Inc.
We use the phonics scheme Read Write Inc. at English Martrys. This PowerPoint presentation explains how it works.
Please click here for worksheets to help with formation of letters to practice with your child at home.
Homework Expectations – Year 1
Homework will be set every Friday and should be returned by the following Wednesday. Pupils are expected to complete all set tasks.
Additionally, children must read and record their reading in their diaries at least three times each week.
Work in their homework books is expected to be of the same standard as work in school, with neat handwriting, diagrams in pencil and care take to include appropriate punctuation and good spelling.
House points will be awarded for good work each week.