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Hot and Cold Climates


Over the next few weeks we are going to be learning  about hot and cold climates.  We will look at what it is like to live in these climates and animals who live in them and how they adapt to the conditions.


We have combined this topic with English again. Below are suggested tasks for you to complete with your child.



As part of R.E., we learn about how and why we celebrate special and sacred times.

We have already learned about Diwali, Holi, Easter, Christmas and other sacred and special times at school.


Friday 24th April marked the start of Ramadan- this is an important part of the Islamic calendar and lasts a month. 


Watch the first two videos on the link below from News Round:


Can you now answer the questions in this quick quiz:


Extra ideas:

- Share what you have learnt with a family member or a friend (on facetime or zoom etc)

- Create a poster about Ramadan

- Do some more research about Ramadan or Islam in general

Or Watch this video from one of your Year 1 classmates who is celebrating Ramadan right now

Still image for this video

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