Year 1

 

Miss Farr and Mrs McCurrach would like to welcome you to our page.

 

 

 

 

 

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We encourage you to read at least once a week with your children. It will benefit their learning positively if you are able to read with them for 10 minutes each day.

 

Once the children have finished their books they should return them to school so we can give them a new book.

 

The children receive prizes in assembly for every 6 books they read.

 

  

 

 

 Spring Term 

I would like to say a big well done to all the children for their hard work and fabulous performance of the nativity play. Thank you to all the adults who attended.

World Book Day 

Year 1 book day

 

World book day

 

This Term’s topic

During the Spring term our creative curriculum topic will be ‘The Grand Tour’.

 

 

 

This term the children will explore the 7 continents and the 5 oceans of the world. We will also be discovering the countries with in the British Empire and learning about Queen Victoria.

Next half term we will focus on India; comparing it to London focusing on food, cultures, religions and geographical features.

You will be invited to join the children on Friday 31st March for them to display the work they have completed throughout the term.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Homework Projects

 

This terms homework will be based on our topic. They will receive their books in the coming week. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask.

The children should choose activities they enjoy. They should complete at least one a week.

 

  

Year 1 Forest School Sessions

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 Our Forest School sessions will be held on the following dates this term

 

Dates:

12.1.17

26.1.17

16.3.17

23.3.17

 

 

Please ensure children have warm waterproof clothing.

 

*More dates to follow for the summer term*

 

 

English
So far this year the children have been looking at a number of different poems and stories. They have enjoyed the opportunity to perform these to the class.
 
 
RE
Nature Art 
As part of our RE work on creation, children collected leaves and made their own nature art creation.
Don't they look fabulous:
 
   
 
 
 
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