Welcome to Year 1

 

We have lots of exciting learning ahead of us!

Staff: Miss Sellers and Miss Muldoon

This half-term we are covering a variety of topics

Science – Seasonal Changes – Autumn and Winter

Geography – Our Local Area

Music – Beat

Art – Capturing experiences with a range of media

Computing – Painting

P.E – Gymnastics

PSHCE – Meet the Go-Givers, Rules

We will be sharing and discussing a range of texts high-quality developing the children’s skills in writing narratives.  

The children will be taught to write sentences about the story events. As well as this we will look at letter writing and key features of this style of text.

Children will learn to compose a sentence orally before writing it.

Please feel free to send in any books that are linked to our topic so that we can share them to develop our love of reading.

Religion

This half-term we will be studying:

  • Family – Domestic Church
  • Islam
  • Hinduism

Reading

Your child has been given a reading day . A new book will be sent home once a week. Please can you help us to develop their love of reading by reading with your child at home every day and signing their Reading Record Book.

Spelling

We will have a spelling check every Friday. Each week the children will have new spellings to learn. These can be found on the Year 1 spelling page.

PE

PE is every Wednesday and Friday afternoon. Please ensure that your child has the correct kit every week.