Scotts Primary School


Bonington Road, Hornchurch, Essex, RM12 6TH

01708 457019

Welcome to Year 1


Our teacher is Miss Driscoll and our teaching assistants are Mrs Kavanagh and Mrs Bartram.

Autumn curriculum newsletter



In Literacy this term we will be covering:

  • Stories in a familiar setting (Where’s my Teddy, This is the bear and the scary night, We’re going on a bear hunt)
  • Poetry – senses and rhyming words
  • Instruction writing


In RE this term we will be covering:

  • Creation stories


In Science this term we will be covering:

  • Plants
  • Animals including Humans
  • Seasonal changes


In Maths this term we will be covering:

  • Adding 1 more/less
  • Doubling
  • 2D and 3D shapes
  • Addition and subtraction



Our topics this term are:

  • History – Changes within living memory (family trees, changes from child to adult)
  • Geography – The United Kingdom
  • Art – Ourselves (self-portraits and our family)


Please ensure that your child’s name is clearly labelled on all of their P.E kit. Earrings must be removed on P.E days.


1D P.E days are:

Wednesday and Thursday