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Telephone:

0113 2930280

Facsimile:

0113 2946800

When you telephone school, 0113 2930280, the telephone is likely to be answered by Mr Barker (School Business Manager) or Ms Ashmore (Administrator). They are more than happy to deal with any queries you have and will arrange for you to speak to the relevant member of staff if required. If you require a paper copy of any information on our website please contact Mr Barker (School Business Manager) or Ms Ashmore (Administrator) in the office.

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Naburn Road
Whinmoor, Leeds, LS14 2BL
United Kingdom

0113 2930280

White Laith Primary School is situated within Whinmoor in Leeds. Children and adults work together in an atmosphere of trust, respect and belonging. We aim to treat everyone with equal dignity and worth valuing their particular characteristics. The Staff and Governors are determined to make our school a place of excellence and the children
share that desire.

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Nile

Nile - Year One

This half term in Year 1 our topic is, ‘Would you like to be the next Neil Armstrong?’. In this topic we will be learning about space and the moon. We will learn about the different planets and discover what happened when Neil Armstrong visited the moon. In Literacy we will be using the book - ‘Man on the Moon – A day in the life of Bob’ by Simon Bartram to help us with our writing. We will be writing instructions for how to make a cheese sandwich and information texts about the planets.

In Maths we will be studying place value to 20, addition and subtraction and learning how to tell the time. In art we will be looking at satellite images of different planets and then using them to create images of the different planets with pastels. During Science we will be investigating light and dark. We will find out about sources of light and reflectors of light. In ICT we will be learning how to program/control moon buggies on the moon using positional vocabulary.

PE will continue to be on Monday and Tuesday. Children need both indoor and outdoor kits with them in school every day and must remember to bring their trainers on PE days.

Please continue to read at home every night, practise sounds from your sound pack and practise your speed reading words.

Books we are reading in YEAR ONE: