Featherby Infant and Nurery School

Maritime Academy Trust
Life at Featherby Infant and Nurery School Life at Featherby Infant and Nurery School Life at Featherby Infant and Nurery School

Year 1 Overview

Autumn: Term 1

THEME: Brainwaves.

Our brain is special because it does lots of amazing things. Once we understand how our brain works and what we can do to make it work even better, then we can improve the way that we learn.

Autumn: Term 2

THEME: Let’s Celebrate.

Celebrations are an important part of human life. They are one of the things that make us uniquely human. All peoples and cultures, from every part of the world, take part in and hold celebrations to mark special events and special times in someone’s life.

Spring: Term 3

THEME: People of the Past: Inventors.

History is one big story, filled with important people who did many great things - scientists, rulers, artists, writers, explorers. By learning about these people and what they did, we can find out more about the qualities that make someone great.

Spring: Term 4

THEME: People of the Past: Explorers.

History is one big story, filled with important people who did many great things - scientists, rulers, artists, writers, explorers. By learning about these people and what they did, we can find out more about the qualities that make someone great.

Summer: Term 5

THEME: Flowers and Insects.

Have you seen any flowers today? Where did you see them? Have you seen any insects? Where did you see them? Flowers and insects need each other. Without insects there would be no flowers. And without flowers insects would go hungry.

Summer: Term 6

THEME: Hooray Let’s go on holiday.

Holidays are special days when we take a rest from school and work. Our holidays in the past were very different from holidays today. Now that we can travel to all parts of the world and even space, who knows where we will go for our holidays in the future?