Welcome to Dragonfly Class!

 

Class Teacher – Shelley Cranfield (Mon-Tues)
                          Natasha Williams (Weds-Fri)
Teaching Assistant – Annette Daly

Below you will find the Topic webs from Term 1 through to the current term.

Please make sure you read with your child every night or at least as many times as possible throughout the week. Please remember to bring their book bag everyday.

PE days are on a MONDAY and a THURSDAY. Feel free to bring their PE kit in on a Monday and leave it in school for the week.

Please click on the following links to view the term’s topic web, which explains what kind of activities we will be doing in class, and the areas of learning that we will be specifically focussing on during the term.

Term 1 – All About Me

topic_web all about me

 

term 1 learning map

 

Term 2 – Celebrations
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Welcome back to Term 2. We hope you have had a fantastic half term with lots of spooky Halloween fun.

This term we will be thinking about different festivals and celebrations. We are starting the term off by thinking about Diwali. If you have any artifacts or special stories relating to this festival then please speak to me and we can arrange a time for you to share these with the class.

Please see below for this term’s topic web and learning map. We can’t wait for another busy and exciting term on our learning adventure!

term-2-learning-map

topic_web-for-celebrations-term-2

 

Term 3 – Space

Welcome back to Term 3. Our topic this term is Space. We will be learning all about spaceships, planets, rockets, astronauts and even aliens! We are hoping to venture out on a school trip this term so watch this space for more details…

Please see below for more information about our learning journey this term.

term 3 learning map

topic_web for space Term 3

 

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Term 4 – Telling Tales (traditional stories)

This term we will focus on learning some Traditional stories and learning some stories from around the world. The 2 main stories are The Gingerbread Man and The 3 Billy Goats Gruff. Ask your child to retell them to you with the actions, they are brilliant at retelling stories with expression.

topic_web for term 4 traditional tales

 

Term 5 – Oh I do like to be beside the Seaside!

This term we will focus on the seaside – hunting for pirates, comparing underwater creatures, learning a story about Little Jack who visits a fishing village, exploring colour mixing to create a seaside collage and lots more OO ARRRR!!!

Topic Web – Seaside 2017

Don’t forget to bring your book bag EVERYDAY and your P.E kits Mondays and Thursdays.

 

Term 6 – Wild things

This term we are learning about wild animals and the story called Handa’s Surprise. She takes a basket of fruit to her best friend Akeyo, the fruit includes guava, pineapple, avocado, orange, banana, passion fruit and tangerines. Have you tried any? Have a go! Tell us what you think of them. Or are there any fruits you would like to share with everyone?

We will also be practising for Sports Day, we hope you will join us in celebrating the children’s sporting achievements.

topic_web wild things