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Cedar Class (Yr 1) - Ms Clarke & Mrs Mustoe

Welcome to Summer in Cedar Class!!

 

Welcome to our class page. Please see below for photos of us busy learning and scroll to the bottom of the page for links to websites to support your child's learning at home. 
 
Information about our Class:
We have two teachers. Mrs Mustoe teaches us on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays and Miss Clarke teaches us on Thursdays and Fridays. Our Teaching Assistant is Mrs Weavers. Mrs Hadley and Mrs Walker also support us during PPA time.
 
Weekly Routines
 

Mondays
Spencer's Diary to be returned by whoever has taken him home for the weekend.    

Tuesdays
Library books need to be in school, so the children can change them
Spelling Books to be given in and words to be sent home to learn for following Monday (after October half term)

 

Wednesdays
PE



Thursdays
PE  

Reading Records to be given in

Fridays
Phonics games folders to be given in and new games added.

 
Bring every day – home reading books, water bottles, phonics games

To be kept at school – art apron, raincoat, wellies

 
Rewards
Coloured Squares – We can earn coloured squares each week if our teachers spot us doing something special. When we get 20 coloured squares we get a certificate- there are 8 to collect!
 
 

 

 

     Topics for the Summer Term-

 

 Our topic title is "Our Wonderful World". In our Science topics we will be growing plants and seeds and also learning about the wide and varied animals we find in our world. This topic will be made more exciting and real by our trip to Whipsnade safari park on Monday 26th June.

In our History and Geography topics we are starting with learning about our sources of water in the world and how rivers develop and grow. This topic will move onto looking at looking at going to the seaside and how seaside holidays have changed over the times.

 

Our literacy Lessons this term will focus on Fantasy worlds, Information Texts about Water animals, poems based on a watery theme and recounts.

In our Maths lessons we are learning about multiplication and division this term and after the half term we will be recapping fractions, missing numbers, Time, money and capacity.

 

In our PE lessons we are learning how to twist and turn in our gymnastics lessons. We are also learning how to perform the Cumberland Reel ready for our Country Dancing on Wednesday 7th June.

Our RE will move from the New Testament stories to those of the Old Testament and Creation Stories whereas our PSHE lessons will think about how we have grown in Year 1, what we have achieved and what we are looking forward to doing next year in Year 2!

 

The last week of this half term is our "One World Week"- this year Cedar class will be learning about Italy! We have lots of exciting things planned to learn about this fantastic country such as making Venetian Carnival masks, Gondolas, Roman Mosaics, Pizzas and trying to paint upside down like Michaelangelo!!

    As you can see we have a busy Summer Term ahead!!!

 Key Dates for this term-

 

22nd May- One World Week.

Wednesday 7th June- Country Dancing (pm)

Thursday 15th June- Class Assembly 10am.

Monday 26th June- Whipsnade safari trip.

Friday 30th June- Sports Day (am)

Friday 21st July- End of Term.

 

The last week of term is Pirate Week!! We will be doing lots of Pirate activities and making under the sea dioramas! Monday 17th is dress up like a Pirate day! The children can come to school dressed in pirate outfits- please don't feel the need to go and buy a new outfit if you don't have one- a stripy t shirt and shorts is fine! Please can we also ask that no swords are brought into school!!!

We had a wonderful day at Whipsnade!!

One World Week- we have had great fun this week making Venetian art, masks, Pizzas and learning how to draw like Michaelangelo!!!

Using practical equipment to make arrays to help us work out multiplication sentences!

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Using practical equipment to make arrays to help us work out multiplication sentences!  2
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Using practical equipment to make arrays to help us work out multiplication sentences!  5
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Using practical equipment to make arrays to help us work out multiplication sentences!  7
Using practical equipment to make arrays to help us work out multiplication sentences!  8
Using practical equipment to make arrays to help us work out multiplication sentences!  9
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