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Summer 1 Once Upon A Time

This half term our topic is: Once Upon A Time


We will engage in different Traditional Tales and will focus on re-telling the story using Talk 4 Write actions and pictures.


An enquiry into:

  • Characters
  • Setting
  • Sequencing the story


Key questions:

  • What happens at the beginning/middle/end?
  • Who are the main characters?
  • Where is the story set?


Key stories:

The Three Little Pigs (2 weeks)

Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see? (2 weeks)

Jasper's Beanstalk (2 weeks)


Our hook: The Three Little Pigs Role Play Area


We will engage in lots of different nursery rhymes which involve using hand and body actions. 


Our PSHE talking points this half term is:

  • Going for Goals


We will continue to develop our Phase 1 Phonics skills with a big emphasis on Alliteration and Oral blending and Segmenting, which embeds those key speaking and listening skills.


We will also continue to develop our Number sense skills and Shape, Space and Measure. 


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