Welcome to Year 1
Our teachers are Mrs Wainwright on Monday, Tuesday and Mrs 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.
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 25.6.18
Topic:Grow Your Own
Maths: Use knowledge of place value to compare numbers, using <, > or = symbols.
English: This week we will look at how we can use descriptions from a story to improve our writing. We will also write about our school trip, trying to use different conjunctions such as and, so, but and because.
Spellings: Words with the vowel digraph ‘wh’ and ’ph’.
Topic: This week we will be hunting for mini beasts and amphibians. We will be going out on the field in the afternoons so outdoor clothing to suit the weather is essential.
RE:Tell stories from the Bible and recognise a link with a concept of ‘Gospel’ or good news.
Newsletter Summer Term
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.