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This term our topic is "Incredible India" In Science we will be learning about the seasons and different weather around the world. We will go out and about looking at clouds and naming different clouds. The children will also find out about wildlife from India including tigers, monkeys, elephants and peacocks. We will find out about the difference between wild animals and pets and discuss features and habitats of animals.
In Maths we will continue to learn about the four calculations, place value (Year One and Two) and number and shape .
In English the children will be exploring a wide range of texts including Indian Tales, Tigers Child, and Elmer the Elephant stories.
Within our non-fiction writing we will be developing our information writing through creating a big book about "Incredible India".
In RE we will think about the question "What makes a good friend?" which will also be a part of our PSHE lessons and we will think about different ways we can show that we are friends and how we show it through our actions.
In our topic work the children will find out about India; the people, clothes, food and where in the world India is in comparison to the UK. We will also look at the amazing Taj Mahal and the hugely important River Ganges and what it is used for.
In Art and DT the children will make simple Indian food, use inks to print and oil pastels to draw and colour.
ICT for Year 1 and 2 will include using the computers to do some simple coding and follow and create their own algorithms. They will begin by finding out about E-safety and how important it is to be safe online.
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