King Edward Primary School and Nursery Excitement + Determination = Success

Autumn 1 Marvellous me

Our topic this half term is 'Marvellous me!'


Within this topic we will enquire into: 

  • My new class/ starting school/ new beginnings 
  • Routines
  • Learning King Ed's rules!
  • Friendship
  • Feelings/emotions
  • My family
  • Five senses


Our key questions are:

  • What makes me, me?
  • What makes me special?
  • How have I changed?
  • How can I be kind to my friends?
  • What can our bodies do?
  • Who is in my family?


Our Talk 4 Write texts are:

  • Polar bear, polar bear what do you hear?
  • Finding a friend


Texts to share and enjoy:

  • You choose
  • The colour monster
  • Super duper you
  • Funny bones
  • The great big book of families


Our core rhymes are:

  • I've got a body
  • Head, shoulders, knees and toes
  • Clap, clap hands
  • Brush your teeth


We will learn the following makaton signs:

  • Dinners/ sandwiches
  • See
  • Hear
  • Smell
  • Taste 
  • Feel 
  • Please 


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