Class Spinosaurus

Teacher – Miss Harris

Teaching Assistants – Ms Saxon

Apprentice TA – Mrs Jardine (level 2)

Linked governor – Miss Baker

Information for Parents and Carers

 

English

This half term we will be exploring a variety of texts which include: Non-Chronological reports about a Spinosaurus,

narratives, instructions and recounts.

Maths

This half term we will be looking at the use of number. We will be thinking about counting in multiples, using doubles and halves, partitioning, odd and even numbers, rounding and problem

solving.

Science We will be exploring different dinosaurs, their habitats and their habits. We will also be investigating plants.
Geography  We will be looking at the area we live in and how it has changed over time.
History
R.E. In RE we will be focussing on Christianity and special places. We will be thinking about places that are special to us and then places that are special to others.
P.E. PE will be on Wednesday morning and Thursday afternoon. Please bring your child’s indoor PE kit for both lessons. We are lucky to have the coach this half term and will also be exploring dance.
Computer Science We will be exploring the use of different programs and the science behind computers.
Music We will be exploring rhythm and beat through the use of instruments. We will also be exploring the boom whackers.
DT  In art we will be using different materials, printing and sketching to create art around dinosaurs.
Art
PSHE We will be exploring the topic ‘New Beginnings’ this half term as we settle into our new class.
Homework Children will receive their spellings on a Monday which they will then have until Friday to practise and complete for their spelling test. The children will have a reading book to take home (Please record any reading you do with your child in their reading record, thank you).

Additional

information

We will be visiting a chapel and going on an investigative walk around the local area.