Class 1

Welcome to Year 1

 General information:

Our teachers are Mrs Wainwright on Monday, Tuesday and Ms Sagaas Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Our teaching assistants are Mrs Botterill, Mrs Clinton and Mrs Miller.

PE days are Monday and Thursday. Please ensure all items in the PE bag is named and that the children have a pair of trainers with them as we will go outside for PE during the summer term.

Our library day is Wednesday. The children need to bring their book back to school so that they can pick a new one.


Forest School

We go outside for Forest School every Thursday. Please remember to bring wellies to school in a named bag.


Please ensure your child brings a bottle of water to school every day. We encourage them to have a drink of water after each playtime as well as at the end of a lesson.

Weekly update for WB 22.1.18:

Topic: Fire Fire! The Great Fire of London


Maths-Addition We will be adding by counting on in our heads and on the number line. We will also use our knowledge of number bonds to 10 to learn number bonds to 20.


English: We will be using information books to find out more about the fire. We will write the information in our books and begin to join our sentences with conjunctions such as and or because.


Spellings: Words with The vowel digraph ‘er’

RE: Stories from The Old Testament: Jonah and the Whale.

Topic: Firefighting then and now. What was it like being a fire fighter in 1666? We will have a go at using the equipment from the time of the fire. How is it different from what fire fighters use today?


Our class assembly is Friday 9th February 2018. We are looking forward to showing you what we have learnt about the Great Fire of London.




Spellings wb 22.1.18:












Year 1 Term 1B Overview

Useful websites:

Phonics Play  This is a subscription website, but you can access some of the games for free. You can target one sound or a mix from the Reception and Year 1 sounds.

Hit the Button This game is excellent for practicing those all important number skills such as number bonds, doubles or halves. Plenty of opportunities for challenges too.

ICT Games Lots of fun games, that cover lots of curriculum areas

Topmarks  A super website containing lots of games to support all areas of Maths and English, including phonics and spelling.

Alien Pairs to 10. Another fun game to check if you know your number bonds to 10.