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Spring 1 NSEW

Our topic this half term named NSEW, North, South, East, West focuses on magnets and mountains!


In English we will start the year with a whole school writing week based on a clip called 'Partly Cloudy'. We then move onto newspaper reports about a possible Yeti sighting and then adventure stories. Our focus for this half term will be the use of ambitious vocabulary for description and effect along with spelling and handwriting.


In maths we start the year with multiplication and division and then move onto time.


We have lost of fun science planned all around magnets. We will be testing out materials and learning how magnets work with their 2 poles.


In geography we will be looking at physical aspects of our environment and world in particular mountains. We will be researching Mount Everest and the other tallest mountains in the world.

NSEW Knowledge Mat