Sports day is on Friday 17th June (weather permitting). Key Stage 1 at 9.15am and key Stage 2 at 1.15pm. Please use usual paths to the school playground.
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St Paul's Church of England Primary School

Autumn 1

In maths we will be exploring Place Value up to 4 digits, focusing on correct placement of digits whether they be thousands, hundreds, tens, or ones. We will also look at addition and subtraction up to 4 digits. We will focus on correct use of exchange within column addition and subtraction with 1, 2 and 3 exchanges.


In English our text is “Gorilla”. Within our English lessons, we will be exploring and focusing on key skills aimed at writing a narrative by the end of the unit. We will be looking at key skills such as expanded noun phrases, nouns and pronouns, fronted adverbials and organising paragraphs around a theme.


In Science, we will be learning about forces. We will explore push and pull forces as well as investigating magnets and finish off the topic by creating our own parachutes to demonstrate air resistance.


Our theme lessons will look at Ancient Romans. We will explore how the Romans grew to become one of the most powerful empires in history, as well as famous leaders, important locations and landmarks such as the colosseum and what impact they had on Britain, such as the construction of Hadrian’s Wall.