Cycle 4

Well done Pearl class for all your hard work throughout cycle 3. We have had a busy term preparing for the Phonics Screening.

Overview of Cycle 4:

English Grandad’s Island

We will be reading Grandad’s Island by Benji Davies. We will be learning all about our own and others families, travel and the seaside. We will be using illustrations to infer characters’ feelings, actions and emotions. To help develop our understanding of the story setting we will be going on a trip to the seaside in New Brighton. We will also be developing our storytelling skills through ‘Helicopter Stories.’


Maths Addition and Subtraction


Multiplication and Division


Shape, Space and Measures


Science ‘Wood or Metal.’ We will be exploring everyday materials, looking at their properties and their uses.


Art Aboriginal Art


History Toys


Geography Our Local Area


DT Design, Make, Evaluate


PHSE Building Learning Power


Similarities and Differences


RE What can we learn from sacred books?


PE Games




Note for parents:


Reading Record: Please sign and date each day to let me know that your child has read with you. Reading books changed on a Monday.

Homework is given out on a Friday and must be handed in by the following Wednesday.

PE takes place on a Tuesday and Friday. Indoor PE on Tuesday and outdoor PE on Friday. Your child must be in full kit every week. PE kit is; black shorts, white polo shirt and black pumps.


There has been a lot of missed learning in the mornings due to late arrivals. Please ensure you arrive on time, school starts 8:50am prompt and learning begins as soon as your child arrives.


Thank you for your support. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

Miss Harvey and Mrs Breeze