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Our Learning this Week

           Welcome to Year One


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Autumn 2: This half term year one are exploring the concepts of Diversity & Relationships leading into the essential question of: What makes a celebration special?



In English we will be looking into stories based around different cultures which link to upcoming celebrations. We will be learning about the stories of Rama and Sita (Hinduism) for Diwali, Guru Hargobind (Sikhism) for Bandi Chhor Divas, the Macabees for Hanukkah (Judaism) and the Christmas story (Christianity) this will also link to the text 'The Jolly Christmas Postman'. We will also be looking at Remembrance Day.




In Maths we will exploring subtraction, equality & balance, problem solving including find the missing part of sums and also 2D and 3D shapes and their properties.



In History we will be learning about Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot. We will be looking at events and using them to form a timeline.