Class RR

Topic Letter



Dear Parents,

Our topic for the period Monday 24th April – Thursday 25th May 2017 will be: Under The Sea

The books we will be using are:

  • Under the Sea – Fiona Patchett
  • The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister
  • Mister Seahorse by Eric Carle

The areas we will be covering are:

  •  What lives under the sea
  • The environment under the sea
  • Comparing underwater creatures
  • Describing how creatures look, move, eat, behave, etc.

To help us with this topic we would like you to:

  • Read books at home about under the water
  • Look at the differences between story books and information books with the underwater theme
  • Talk about what it is like under the sea and how creatures live
  • Visit the sea
  • Watch movies/shows with a sea theme

Family Learning Homework Project – Due Monday 22nd May

Please make sure  it is your child’s work.


Create an Under the Sea diorama using a shoebox or another base. You can use paint, string, card, playdough, figures or anything else you would like.




Signed: Miss McAuliffe  and Miss Tizzard


Please ensure that you are reading with your child every night to support their reading development. Also, we have started to include some useful websites in the weekly homework, so you can do some mathematics activities at home.