image

Year 1

Welcome to our class blog!

On this page, you will find resources to help support your children's learning, as well as photographs to showtheir journey throughout this year.

In this class, we aim to make learning fun and interactive to get the best out of each child.

Topic Leaflets

Each term the children will be sent home with a topic leaflet explaining what they will be taught each term.

 Please click on the relevant term below to view our topic leaflets.

Homework

Year 1 will recieve homework every Tuesday, to be completed for the following Monday.

Please make sure you check the Mathletics website to complete the weekly Maths homework.

Reading Books

The children will bring home two different types of books.

One is a Read Write Inc phonics book, this needs to be brought to school every day.

The other is a library book, this will be sent home on a Tuesday and needs to be brought back every Monday along with the homework.

These books are to share as a family, make it a fun reading experience for your children!

 

Homework Leaflets

Homework leaflets are sent home at the beginning of each term, outlining the homework expectations.

Autumn Homework Spring Homework Summer Homework

This term, the homework focus is Humanitites.

In History, the children will be learning about Toys from the Past. 

Please refer to the homework leaflet for the different activities your child can do at home.

This term, the homework focus is STEM.

In Science, the children will be learning about Animals.

Please refer to the homework leaflet for the different activities your child can do at home.

This term, the homework focus is Art and DT.

In Art, the children will be learning how to make birds.

Please refer to the homework leaflet for the different activities your child can do at home.

Spellings

Below is an overview of the spellings for each half term as well as the common exception words the children need to be able to read and write by the end of the year.

 

Common Exception Words

Ideas for Practising Spellings at Home

image
  • PE is timetabled for Wednesday and Thursday afternoon. For details on the required PE kit, please see the PE page.
  • Children MUST bring pumps into school to wear indoors. Please clearly label the pumps with your child's name.
  • Please ensure that all uniform, coats, pumps and PE kits are clearly labelled with your child's name.
  • Each child is given a homework folder every Tuesday, these must be returned the following Monday. Please see the homework leaflet above for more information.
  • Each child recieves a Read, Write Inc book every week. Please check the reading record to see what book your child has recieved and when it must be returned. 
  • Ensure all children bring in a water bottle. It is really important that the children stay hydrated throughout the day.
  • It is very important that the children be listened to regulary. Once the children have read their book, they must bring it back to school so that it can be changed.

Our Learning Journey

image

Year 1

Welcome to our class blog!

On this page, you will find resources to help support your children's learning, as well as photographs to showtheir journey throughout this year.

In this class, we aim to make learning fun and interactive to get the best out of each child.

Topic Leaflets

Each term the children will be sent home with a topic leaflet explaining what they will be taught each term.

 Please click on the relevant term below to view our topic leaflets.

Homework

Year 1 will recieve homework every Tuesday, to be completed for the following Monday.

Please make sure you check the Mathletics website to complete the weekly Maths homework.

Reading Books

The children will bring home two different types of books.

One is a Read Write Inc phonics book, this needs to be brought to school every day.

The other is a library book, this will be sent home on a Tuesday and needs to be brought back every Monday along with the homework.

These books are to share as a family, make it a fun reading experience for your children!

 

Homework Leaflets

Homework leaflets are sent home at the beginning of each term, outlining the homework expectations.

Autumn Homework Spring Homework Summer Homework

This term, the homework focus is Humanitites.

In History, the children will be learning about Toys from the Past. 

Please refer to the homework leaflet for the different activities your child can do at home.

This term, the homework focus is STEM.

In Science, the children will be learning about Animals.

Please refer to the homework leaflet for the different activities your child can do at home.

This term, the homework focus is Art and DT.

In Art, the children will be learning how to make birds.

Please refer to the homework leaflet for the different activities your child can do at home.

Spellings

Below is an overview of the spellings for each half term as well as the common exception words the children need to be able to read and write by the end of the year.

 

Common Exception Words

Ideas for Practising Spellings at Home

image
  • PE is timetabled for Wednesday and Thursday afternoon. For details on the required PE kit, please see the PE page.
  • Children MUST bring pumps into school to wear indoors. Please clearly label the pumps with your child's name.
  • Please ensure that all uniform, coats, pumps and PE kits are clearly labelled with your child's name.
  • Each child is given a homework folder every Tuesday, these must be returned the following Monday. Please see the homework leaflet above for more information.
  • Each child recieves a Read, Write Inc book every week. Please check the reading record to see what book your child has recieved and when it must be returned. 
  • Ensure all children bring in a water bottle. It is really important that the children stay hydrated throughout the day.
  • It is very important that the children be listened to regulary. Once the children have read their book, they must bring it back to school so that it can be changed.

Our Learning Journey