Excellence, Enjoyment and Achievement for All
Google Search
Google Translate
Home Page
Bromet Primary School Excellence, Enjoyment and Achievement for All


Welcome to Sparrow Class

Class Teacher: Mr Libberton

Supported by: Mrs Blakey

PPA Cover: Mrs Humphreys

Madame Lawson teaches French


Our Classroom- August 2018

Our Classroom- August 2018 1
Our Classroom- August 2018 2
Our Classroom- August 2018 3

Sparrow Curriculum Objectives

Autumn 2 Topic

Week 6


Our star of the week is Anna

This week we continue to rehearse for the Christmas play, we will be singing in the Kingfisher and Robin performances on Friday. 


English: Writing our own version of Harry and the Bucketful of dinosaurs.

Maths: odd and even numbers with a Christmas twist

Topic: The home front- writing job applications for our favourite job. 

We are also making Christmas cards, finishing our calendars and have other festive activities over the next few weeks.



Friday will be the last day the book bags go home this term.

We will be having our class Christmas party on the 20th December.

Week 5


This week we start our rehearsals for the Christmas play. Please make sure costumes are in a named bag. Any problems let us know


English: Writing to describe dinosaurs. adding speech to pictures and retelling a well known dinosaur story

Maths: Odd and even numbers

Topic: The role of Women in the First World War

PE: Final Session with Watford FC- games and recap of our learning


We will also be making our Christmas Tree decorations for the Assembly on Friday.




Week 4


Sienna is our star of the week


Maths: More, less and equal using <=>

English: Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaur- Book review 

RE: Places of Worship- Consolidate year 1 children's learning about places of worship with this final lesson in the RE unit about places of worship. Children will use their learning from previous lessons about a Jewish synagogue, Christian church and Hindu mandir to design their own places of worship. 

Topic: Writing our letters to home on our paper we made on Friday (23rd November).

Animals in the First World War- Sergeant Stubby

Phonics: Alternative spellings: /igh/ /f/.


Autumn week 3


Walter is our star of the week. 


Maths: Equivalent ways to make the same total, Solve one step problems, add and subtract numbers to 20.


English/Writing: Rainbow Bear by Morpurgo and non-fiction books about polar bears (The Ice Bear by Davies) children write using the features of non-fiction texts. 


Topic: The First World War - photographs of soldiers living in the trenches. They are asked to use the photos to consider what they can find out, what opinions they could form, and questions they have about the photographs.


RE:  Reflect on the importance of places of worship to religious believers. Children use what they have learnt in previous lessons about a Jewish synagogue, Hindu mandir and Christian church to explore the way a place of worship can make a person feel, then work in pairs to create poetry and artwork. 


Phonics: Alternative spellings: /ee/ /ch/


PE: Football skills on Monday


Autumn 2 Week 2

Friendship week


Well done Olivia our star of the week



Using and comparing fiction (Great white man-eating shark by Mayo and Rainbow Bear by Morpurgo) and non-fiction books about sharks and polar bears (The Ice Bear by Davies) children discover the features of non-fiction texts. 


Addition and subtraction using the part whole method. Identifying the missing number. Number stories.



This lesson introduces the children to Walter Tull, a significant individual in history who was the first black officer in the British Army, as well as one of the first black professional football players. The children are asked to compare the experiences of Walter, who lived 100 years ago, to their own in the present day.


Explore a Hindu mandir. Children will recap key Hindu beliefs before exploring some of the things they might find in a mandir, including murtis and yantra, and creating their own artwork. 



Bookbags and Homework into school

Mrs Humphreys in AM

Football- PE kit


Bookbags go home

Reading Morning

Wednesday Homework 

Outdoor learning- please make sure the children have a change of shoes

Bookbags into school

Ms Divall in Class




Autumn 2- week 1


This week Mrs Humphreys will be in class on Friday. On Friday it is also our class reward of non uniform day for the top attendance in the school.  I will update the page later today on what we are learning this week


English/Writing: Writing our own fantasy story based on The magic bed

Phonics: Alternative pronunciations : i, o, c, g, u Tricky words for spelling: little, one, do, when, what, out

Topic: Remembrance day and making Poppies

Maths: Days of the week, Months of the year, seasons and time intervals

PE: Football- Defending

RE- Diwali

Autumn 1 Half Term


Thank you for a lovely half term. The Home Learning has been sent home is optional:

  • Year 2 comprehension
  • All children- Kindness Diary


Have a lovely week and I look forward to seeing everyone back on the 5th November.

Week 8


Finley is our star of the week. Our table of the week was the orange table.


Parents evening Wednesday and Thursday. Books will available to look at in the classroom. I am proud of the progress the children have already made in our class.


Maths: Add and subtract 1 and 2 digit numbers to 20, including zero,


Writing: We are reading Oi! Get off our Train. Practise using capital letters and full stops and write a new scene for the story.


Topic: We are lucky enough to have a visit by Nick Butterworth this week. Our afternoon sessions will be based on his stories Percy the Park Keeper.


Monday PE kit needed in school

Reading Morning

Book bags home


Home Work

Author Nick Butterworth visiting the school.There will be an opportunity to buy signed copies of his books from 3pm in the Hall

Parents Evening


Outdoor learning- please bring change of clothes- These can be left at school before Thursday

Non-school uniform £1 donation for Homestart.
Homestart Kindness Assembly 9am

Parents Evening


Book bags home

Individual Photos

Week 7


Holly is our star of the week.


Well done for Sparrow class who won the attendance club this week. 


English- Writing our postcard to Auntie Goose to tell her all about what has been happening on our farm. 


Maths- regrouping numbers and showing the number sentences in different  ways. 


Science- Food chains


Topic- Making small models of park equipment


RE- Children will recap key Hindu beliefs before exploring some of the things they might find in a mandir, including murtis and yantra, and creating their own artwork.



Monday PE kit needed in school

Reading Morning

Book bags home

Wednesday Home Work

Outdoor learning- please bring change of clothes- These can be left at school before Thursday

Friday Book bags home

Week 6


Ethan is our Star of the week


English- continuing our story farmer duck children are to start to write instructions to order the farmer

Maths- Order consecutive values- count to 100 from any given number

Science- Carnivores, Herbivores and Omnivores and complete a group sorting activity based on animal diets. 

Topic- Designing our new play equipment

RE- Learning about places of worship- Jewish Synagogue


Monday PE kit needed in school

Reading Morning

Book bags home

Wednesday Maths Games until 9.15

Outdoor learning- please bring change of clothes- These can be left at school before Thursday

Friday Book bags home


Week 5


Thank you for all your donations for the Harvest Assembly

Masooma is our star of the week.


English- Farmer Duck- We are focusing on Narrative

Maths- more/less of numbers

Science- grouping and classifying animals

Topic-designing new equipment for Oxhey Park 

RE- Places of worship



Book bags in

Mrs Humphreys AM

Watford Football club PM

Tuesday Book bags home
Wednesday Home Learning home

Outdoor learning

Book bags in 

Friday Book bags home


Week 4


William is our Star of the Week


English: Writing a recount using language and techniques we have been learning

Maths: Numbers, grouping numbers

Phonics: aw wh  ph ew

Practise recognition and recall of Phase 2, 3 and 4 graphemes

Practise reading and spelling words with adjacent consonants and words with newly learned graphemes

Teach reading the words Mr,  Mrs, don’t, by                                 

each spelling the words some and come

Science: Sense Detectives

PE: Football skills

Computing: Digital safety

Topic: Improving our local area



Book bags and Homework to school

Mrs Humphreys in class

PE- Watford football club

Harvest Assembly Donations collected w/ c 24th for Red Trust Bushey Food Bank


Book bags home

Reading Morning


Outdoor learning PM

Book bags in

Homework out


Book bags Home

Harvest Assembly


Don't forget to check twitter for latest news.

Mathletics logins will be sent home as soon as they have been allocated to our new class.

UPDATE- These have been placed in homework books at the front, or there were given to the children who did not have their books in school.


Mrs Bastable will be delivering our Harvest assembly 28th September This year we will collecting for the food bank at The Red Trust Bushey. Find out more information here: 

Week 3


English: We will be walking around the school, there maybe some different things we find along the way. This will help us to write a recount of what we saw. 


Maths: Describe position, direction and movement, including whole, half, quarter and three-quarter turns. 


Science: We learn which body part is associated with each of the five senses through drawing an activity associated with each sensory organ. 


Phonics: Teach new graphemes for reading p134  aw wh  ph ew        




Mr Humphreys in AM

Book Bags and Homelearning

Tuesday Book Bags home
Wednesday Homework books to go home
Thursday Book Bags in
Friday Book Bags home




Week 2



Mrs Humphreys AM

PE PM- This will start from next week

Book Bags back to school


Mrs Humphreys in class all day

Book Bags sent home


Meet the Teacher- Sparrow Class (Powerpoint will be available on class page for those unable to attend)

Homework sent home

Thursday Book Bags back to school

Book Bags sent home


Where possible there will be two reading books sent home on a Tuesday and Friday. 


English: Recounts. The story we are focusing on is 'Voices in the Park' by Anthony Browne. 


Maths: Positional language, directional language


Phonics: Phase 5 

  • Teach new graphemes for reading:  ay  ou  ie  ea                            
  • Teach reading the words oh, old and their                                          
  • Teach spelling the words said and so 
  • Practise reading and spelling high frequency words              
  • Practise reading and spelling polysyllabic words 
  • Practise reading sentences                                                        
  • Practise writing sentences 


Computing: E-safety and important rule.

Topic: Our local area, focusing on Oxhey Park.


Our School Council members are William R and Masooma. 


Week 1


Welcome back I hope you all had a lovely holiday. 



Please bring PE Kits (our PE day is a Monday) water bottles and sun hats.

We will be talking about our class rules, and why rules are important. We will be making our Hand Network and where we can feel safe, both in school and at home. As a class we will make a crest showing our skills. 



Our focus on the day will be British Values and Teamwork. We will read 'Only One You' discussing our feelings and develop emotion descriptions. Mrs Henderson will be joining us after break today to get to know the children as she will be working with the class in phonic lessons.



Mindfulness, art tasks and team work games we will complete today.

We will also be listening to the children read and book bags and water bottles will go home today. 

August 2018


Sparrow Classroom- I thought I would share some photos of our classroom so far. It isn't quite finished yet but I am looking forward to seeing all of you on Wednesday 5th September.