King Edward Primary School and Nursery Excitement + Determination = Success

Summer 2 Fun at the seaside

Our topic this half term is 'Fun at the seaside.'

Within this topic we will enquire into: 

  • Beaches 
  • Under the sea
  • Holidays -past and present 
  • Sun protection
  • Postcards
  • Looking after our ocean
  • Pirates 
  • Summer 


Our key questions: 

  • Where in the world have I been?
  • How can I stay safe in the sun?
  • How have seaside holidays changed?
  • How can I look after the ocean?


Talk for write texts: 

  • The three little fish and the big bad shark
  • The story of pirate Tom


Texts to share and enjoy:

  • The rainbow fish
  • At the beach
  • Clean up
  • Commotion in the ocean
  • Pirates in the supermarket 
  • Somebody swallowed Stanley


Our core rhymes are:

  • The big ship sails on the ally, ally oh
  • Bobby Shafto
  • There's a hole in the bottom of the sea
  • Hokey, Cokey 


We will learn the following makaton signs:

  • Hot 
  • To help
  • Cold 
  • Dirty
  • Balloon
  • Shop