Year 1

A happy start to Year One

Welcome to Year 1

The Head of Year One is Mr Rathbone

Homework

Subject                             Out                             In
Mathematics                    Wednesday               Monday

English                             Wednesday               Monday

Spelling                            Wednesday               Wednesday

Big Talk                            Thursday                   Friday

 

Reading Books

Reading books and reading diaries will be changed on your child's reading day. Please keep these books in your child's book bag and bring them in to school every day.

Children should be reading to an adult at home for at least ten minutes everyday. This should be recorded in the red reading record journal. 

'Free Choice Books' will go home every Friday.

Big Talk/Big Write

You can find the Big Talk topics here.

PE

Year 1 will have PE on a Monday. 

Educational Visits

Autumn 1 - Crewe Workshop - The Human Machine (free)

The Crew team pay us a special visit to explore ourselves, our health and growing up. 

Autumn 2 - Aladdin at the Lyric Theatre (approx £15)

Year One go on a special Christmas trip to see the Aladdin pantomime at the Lyric Theatre in Hammersmith. 

Summer 2 - Windsor Castle (approx £16)

During the trip to Windsor Castle, year one will visit the state apartments, the Queens dolls house and the stunning chapel. They will also take part in the workshop 'whose home is this?'

Summer 2 - Gunnersbury Park (approx £3)

To coincide with the past and present toy topic in history, year one will visit Gunnersbury house and experience first hand toys from the past. 

 

Online Resources to Support Learning

Love Reading for year 1 - recommended reading lists
Letters and Sounds - resources to support how we teach synthetic phonics.
Maths practice online - click here.
Year 1 - Telling the time
Year 1 Science Topics on the BBC website.
Biology: Ourselves
ICT: Staying Safe Online