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Spring 2

Year 1 Topic Spring 2


Stomp, crash, RRRAGH! Watch out everyone - the dinosaurs are on the prowl!

Let’s explore the Dinosaur Planet! Imagine you are a palaeontologist (that’s a scientist who studies bones and fossils). Dig deep and discover dazzling dinosaur facts.


We will be learning about:

  • Mary Anning
  • Fossils
  • Museums
  • Dinosaur facts
  • How life in the dinosaur age was different to modern life
  • Other extinct animals

You could support your child by:

  • Visiting the Natural History Museum
  • Looking at non-fiction books about dinosaurs
  • Creating a dinosaur mask or hat
  • Designing a dinosaur

Resources required:

During this topic, we will be making small scale model dinosaurs and sock puppets. Please collect old clean socks that we would be able to use in class.