Year 1 News

Talk Topic – week 6

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Oxfam Water Week 7–11 July

Water is a human right recognised by the United Nations. What does it mean to be ‘water vulnerable’? What are some of the causes and symptoms of water vulnerability?

Talk Topic – week 5

Friday, June 29, 2018

This week, the 2018 Wimbledon Tennis Tournament starts. Wimbledon has the strictest dress code in tennis, and the players have to wear white. The rule dates back to the 1800s where the sight of sweat through clothing was seen as unseemly. Do you think this is still important and why?

 

Talk Topic – week 4

Friday, June 22, 2018

The Football World Cup is well under way in Russia. We would like the children to think and talk about the following:

What makes a good sportsperson? Is there more to it than simply physical ability?

Talk Topic week 3

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Following on from last week’s Healthy eating, this week we ask the children to consider:

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be and why?

Talk Topic

Friday, January 19, 2018

This term’s value is Perseverance.

With this in mind, our Talk Topic for the next week asks children to consider and discuss:

‘What is the most difficult challenge you have faced or are facing and how did you/will you overcome it?

We look forward to hearing all about the challenges over the coming week.