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If you have any questions about your child's learning please don't hesitate to ask your class teacher.
Our classes are
Mrs Bright, Miss Dicketts and Miss Richards
Miss Stout and Miss Rush
Miss Broomfield, Mrs Marshall, Miss Anita and Miss Belinda
In Year 1 we follow the national curriculum for all the core subjects including English, Maths, Science and IT. We use the National Curriculum as a guide to inform our planning of the humanities subjects including History, Geography, Music, PE, Art, RE and DT.
If you would like to view the National Curriculum overview please click here.
We teach all of the above through focused topic work which is laid out below:
Autumn 1 - Dinosaurs
Autumn 2 - Space
Spring 1 and 2- Enchanted
Summer 1 and 2- Pirates
In Year 1 all children across the country are expected to sit the Phonics Screening test. This will take place in Summer term. Throughout the year your children will be taught the sounds they need to know in order to be able to read the words on the test. For the
Here are the sounds the children will be taught:
Practise singing the Jolly Phonics songs with your children here.
Here are some sheets to show correct letter formation. The arrows show you where to start each letter from.
Important Things to Remember:
Reading Records should be given in on a Monday. They will be returned to you
on a Wednesday. Please remember to sign your child's reading record when
you have read with them so that we know the book needs to be
replaced with a new one. Thank you.
PE is on Tuesdays. Children can come to school dressed in their P.E Kits. Please make sure your child's name is on all clothes.
Homework is due every Thursday. Your child must complete their spellings and maths homework every week and 1 item from the Homework grid every other week. Please click here to view the Homework grid for this term.
Dates for Your Diary:
Monday 4th February: Book Look
Wednesday 6th Feb: Winter Waltz (School Council fundraising event)
Friday 15th February: Break Up for Half Term
Monday 25th February: INSET day
Tuesday 26th February: Children are back to School
Monday 4th March: Book Look
Thursday 7th March: World Book Day
Monday 11th- Friday 15th March: Science Week
Tuesday 12th March: Science Challenge Evening
Wednesday 27th March: Class Photos
Friday 5th April: Break up for the Easter Holidays
Our Topic for this Term is ENCHANTED!!
3 brilliant questions to ask your child at the end of their school day:
What made you happy today?
What made you sad today?
What new thing did you learn today?