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Great Ponton Primary School

Great Ponton
Primary School

Years 1 & 2


Well done to all Year 2 children they did a good job with their SATs tests last term.

Year 1 children will be taking the phonics screening test during this term.


This term our topic is ‘Ship Ahoy’.

This term we will be looking at and finding out about Pirates.

We will be creating our own Pirate stories, and information fact sheets about Famous Pirates. 

In Maths, the children will be working on Capacity, Volume and Temperature.  We will be revisiting the 4 operations and consolidating our calculation skills.

Our topic this term is ‘Ship Ahoy’.   In Geography, we will be finding out about journeys Pirates took.  In History, we will be finding out about Famous Pirates.

In Science, we will be looking at ‘Animals and their Habitats’.  We will be finding out lots of information and creating fact files about each Habitat.

During the topic in Art, we will be creating Pirate portraits.

 In RE this term we continue looking at Islam and finding out more Muslim Beliefs.

We will be learning how to stay safe online this term and creating our own stories using the computers. 

This term we will continuing looking at ‘Living in the wider world’ in PSHE.  We will be looking at our Local area. 


We will be hopefully visiting Woolsthorpe Manor this term for our trip, this will link with our Science work.

We will be holding a Pirate fun day in school as part of our topic work.  I will keep you posted with dates etc…….