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Year 1 2012/2013 Themes and Topics in Autumn

Autumn - Term 1 and Term 2

 

 

English

Labels, Lists and Captions

  • Descriptive words and phrases
  • Discuss the purpose of labels
  • Writing labels
  • Spelling simple words
  • Rhyming patterns

 

 

Stories with Familiar Settings

  • Reading and discussing stories which are set in key places e.g. park, garden, school, home...
  • Recall key events from a story and answer questions
  • Explore familiar themes and characters through improvisation and    role-play


Poetry

  • Pattern and rhyme
  • Repeated language
  • Descriptive language


Stories From Other Cultures

  • Compare and contrast stories
  • Create fantasy characters
  • Write a repeated phrase and use it in a story
  • Write simple orders


Instructions

  • Recognise the features of an instructional text 
  • Recognise and sequence time words
  • Use 'bossy' language
  • Follow a set of instructions 

 

 

Maths

 

  • Counting forwards and backwards from 1 to 20
  • Counting in 10s
  • Teen numbers
  • Recognising coins
  • Numbers 'before' and 'after'
  • Simple addition and subtraction
  • Length
  • Number Bonds to 10
  • Data Handling
  • Word Problems
  • One more/ One Less
  • Position and Direction
  • 2D and 3D Shape
  • Telling the Time

 

 

Science

  • Sorting and using materials
  • Light and Dark

 


IPC

  • All Dressed Up - Clothes
  • The Magic Toymaker

 

 

Art/D.T.

 

  • Self – portraits
  • Continuing a Pattern
  • Christmas themed activities
  • Designing a t-shirt

 

 

ICT

 

  • Logging onto the school blog
  • Phonics and maths games using iPads
  • Using Art software - 2Paint and Dazzle

 

 

Religious Education

  • Families
  • Belonging
  • Waiting

 

 

P.E.

 

  • Dance – Let’s Move
  • Multi-Skills
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