Welcome to Year 1!

Class 1D

Teacher - Miss Dunn

Teaching assistant - Mrs Bartram

Class 1LS

Teacher - Mrs Luck (M/Tu/W) and Mrs Standen (Th/F)

Teaching Assistant - Mrs Monk

Reminders

PE

1D: Wednesday and Thursday

1LS: Wednesday and Friday

Please come to school wearing your PE kit on these days.

Homework

Homework will be set via google classroom on a Friday and will be due the following Friday. Please see your child's reading record for logins.

Reading

Please send your child into school with their reading record, and book everyday! 

Termly curriculum overview

Parent information

English

This half term in English, we will be completing reading and writing tasks based on a range of books linked to our topic: 

Phonics

We are currently teaching phase 5. We will also be practicing pseudo words (real / fake words).

Our school has chosen Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised as our new systematic synthetic phonics (SSP) programme to teach early reading and spelling. 

Please click on the link below which will take you to the parent support page for phonics information: 

https://www.littlewandlelettersandsounds.org.uk/resources/for-parents/ 

Spelling

Below are the common exception words and high frequency words for Year 1. 

Common exception words = words that cannot be decoded using phonics. 

High frequency words = words that are frequently used in books (some are decodable, some are not).

Possible task: practise reading and writing the words!

Art/DT

RE

Examples of work and photos of learning coming very soon...

PE

Examples of work and photos of learning coming very soon...

Music

Examples of work and photos of learning coming very soon...

Computing

Examples of work and photos of learning coming very soon...

Maths

This half term in maths, we will begin by learning about Place Value within 100.

Science

Our focus in science for this half term is all about the seasons. Here are some links to some useful websites we may use in class. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zkvv4wx/articles/zcx3gk7

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?q=seasons

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zndc96f/articles/zp4sydm

Topic

(Geography/History)

PSHE