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 Commotion in the Ocean!


This half term we will be starting our topic 'Commotion in the Ocean' where we will be answering the question - what lives in the ocean?


 In Literacy, we will be immersing ourselves in the story 'The Rainbow Fish' by Marcus Pfister.  We will be exploring the fantasy genre, writing descriptions and short stories We will also be writing non-chronological reports about ocean animals.


In Maths, Year 1 will be exploring position and direction, numbers to 100 and time. Year 2 will be looking at position and direction. length and height, shape and time. 


In R.E we will reflect on this half term's value of 'hope'.  We will also ask the question, "What makes some places in Cornwall sacred?" using the Understanding Christianity unit of work.  


In Science we will be investigating the topic of Animals including humans. We will explore categories of animals - omnivore, herbivore and carnivore; structure of animals; parts of the human body; lifecycle of humans and the importance of a healthy diet and exercise.


In Geography we will learn to locate and name the world's seven continents and five oceans.  We will explore the countries that make up the United Kingdom and their capital cities.


In Art, we will create collage artwork inspired by the oceans, We will also be putting our sewing skills to the test and creating our own rainbow fish.


In PSHE, we will be investigating 'Growing and Changing' through the SCARF programme of study.


We are looking forward to another fantastic half term!


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