Our new English unit has started with such terrible news – all the felt tips from our Class have quit! They disappeared and left us a letter explaining their reasons. We discovered that they were incredibly unhappy at the way they have been treated. We are going to do our utmost to persuade them to return.
In Maths Year 1 have been looking at place value of numbers to 100. Year 2 have revisiting place value, partitioning numbers, comparing numbers and objects using <> = symbols, and reading scales.
In phonics both Year 1 and Year 2 have been looking at Tricky Witch graphemes; Year 1 have been revisiting air, ear (dear), ear (bear ) and are (bare). Year 2 have been revisiting ‘ a’ whichs makes ‘o’ after a ‘w’ and ‘or’ which makes ‘er’ after a ‘w’.
In Topic we have begun to look at how London was rebuilt after the Great Fire, we have been investigating different materials and their properties and looking at different ways materials are used in our homes and in buildings.