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Welcome to Year 1!

In Year 1 we cover some really exciting topics, including Toys, Pirates, and South America.

In our Toys topic, we share and talk about the toys we have today and compare these from toys of the past. We learn about how toys change over time and what life was like in the past. In the run up to Christmas, we unleash our creativity by designing toys, putting on shows and, of course, writing letters to Santa!

In our Pirates topic we take to the seas and begin to build our geographical knowledge, learning about the different oceans some pirates might have sailed and the countries they visited. We look at famous pirates, write messages in a bottle, learn some sailing songs and create treasure maps.

During our South America topic, we move onto warmer climates and learn about the rainforest and the different animals that live there. We have the opportunity to learn about and explore new and exciting foods and follow recipes.

Every week, we send homework out on a Friday to help consolidate what we have learning in class, to be returned by the following Wednesday. From the Spring term onwards, we will also receive spelling lists to be tested on in the following week.

Each day we enjoy phonics sessions, mental number-work and guided reading activities to continually practise and become fluent in our basic skills. Reading books are changed weekly.

Every child has the opportunity to take part in our Christmas production, class assemblies and Inspire workshops.

Listen to Mrs Williams reading you a story!

Home Learning Music Resources

How to Use Purple Mash

Activities for home to develop life skills

The Book of Hopes

Get up and Get Active

Art Focus

Kandinsky Numeracy Art project

Weaving Project - Week One

Weaving Project - Week Two

Weaving Project - Week Three

Weaving Project - Week Four

Be an illustrator!

The Crafty Fox - Art ideas for home


Design a Mascot competition

Mascot designing lesson

Mascot Entry Form

Home Learning 13.07.20

Literacy - All About Me 1

Literacy - All About Me 2

Phonics - 1

Phonics - 2

Phonics - 3

Phonics - Jumbo Sound Mat

Home Learning 06.07.20

Virtual sports day

Literacy - Comprehension

Literacy - Senses

Home Learning 29.06.20


Literacy - Comprehension

Literacy - Rhyming Hunt

Science - Animal Care Plan

Home Learning 22.06.20

Literacy - Comprehension

Literacy - Grammar

Home Learning 15.06.20

Literacy - Comprehension

Literacy - Glossary

Maths - Comparing Number, Challenge 1

Maths - Comparing Number, Challenge 2

Maths - Comparing Number, Challenge 3

Home Learning 08.06.20

Literacy - Comprehension

Literacy - Grammar Task

Phonics - Assessment Sheet

Home Learning 01.06.20

Science Home Learning - Tree Spotting

Home Learning 18.05.20

Tuesday Measuring - Cut and stick to complete the scales

Science - Life Cycle of an Apple Tree

Home Learning 11.05.20

Tuesday - Months & Seasons Activity

Home Learning 04.05.20

Telling the Time - Half Past

Activity - Make Your Own Clock

Activity - Split Digraph Puzzle & Answers

Home Learning 27.04.20

Home Learning 20.04.20

2020 COVID-19 Time-Capsule

Home Learning 30.03.20

Working on Place Value


Performing 'In the Groove'!


Measuring in Maths


Autumn Scavenger Hunt around the Playground


Paired Writing in Literacy


Phonics Workshop


Literacy - Re-telling the 3 Little Pigs


Maths - Adding and Taking Away


Science - Investigating Materials with The 3 Little Pigs


Year 1 Information


Year 1

If you would like more information about joining the Trust, or would like an informal chat about our work, please don’t hesitate to call Professor Michelle Shaw on: 01902 518592. JOIN THE TRUST