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Turrets and Tiaras

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This term our learning is all about ‘Turrets and Tiaras’


This includes: 


  • Using materials to recreate a Motte and Bailey Castle 
  • Make a map of the school including important areas such as the medical room
  • Understand life inside a castle
  • Label parts of a castle



  • Holding a pencil correctly
  • Forming all letters correctly
  • Writing captions
  • Character descriptions
  • Writing letters and postcards
  • Using similes
  • Contributing in group work to write a short script
  • Spelling High Frequency Words



  • Recognising High Frequency Words around school and at home
  • Making predictions about what might happen next
  • Naming the characters in books
  • Explaining what they like or dislike about a book
  • Sequence a story from the beginning, middle and end.



  • Sequencing numbers up to 20 and beyond
  • Simple number and shape patterns
  • Adding objects together and learning the vocabulary related to addition
  • Subtracting objects and learning the vocabulary related to subtraction
  • Recognise, name and describe some 2D and 3D shapes