Term 2 Overview

This term we will be learning about People Who Help Us. We will be finding out about the jobs that people do, where they do it, what they wear and the equipment they need. This is includes policeman, postman, RNLI, school staff, vets and family at home. We will be inviting some of these people into school to explain their jobs.

This term we will also be celebrating Bonfire Night, Diwali and Christmas through a range of craft activities, songs, stories, poems and role play.

Outdoor Learning

This happens every week on a Tuesday for Hedgehogs and a Friday for Squirrels.

Reading

Each week we will be reading a different book which all our class activities will revolve around.

Week 1 – Cops and Robbers
Week 2 – Fireman (non-fiction)
Week 3 – Mr Gumpy’s Outing
Week 4 – Mog and the V.E.T
Week 5 – The Jolly Postman
Week 6 – Harvey Slumfenburger’s Christmas Present
Week 7 – The Nativity story

Maths

Children will continue to:

  • Count objects, chant and recognise numbers to 20.
  • Find shapes in the environment, talk about properties and name them.
  • Make patterns
  • Talk about and compare size, capacity and weight