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Year 1

Welcome to the Year 1 page.

Welcome to the Year 1 page . Year 1 is taught by Mis Bloore (Monday -Wednesday) and Mrs Rogers (Tuesday am, Thursday – Friday). We are excited to welcome the children back to to school and looking forward to teaching them this year. If you have any questions about your child's learning please contact us via the children's diaries or the school office. We will always do our very best to support you and your child. We will upload all letters and resources we send home to support your child to this class page (where possible). We will also use this page to update you with what we are currently learning about in class. Please also follow the school Facebook/Twitter accounts for up to date information and celebrations of work.

Currently our learning is taking place online for most children. Please log on to our google classroom for all online learning.


In Literacy we will be exploring the text 'The last wolf' by Mini Grey. We will be writing our own hunting stories as part of this writing topic. 


Please read with your child 15 min per day and sign their home school diary. Some children have now moved onto accelerated reading -please pop a note to let us know when they have finished their book so we can ensure they do the quiz and can select a new book. 

We are now coming on really well with our Singapore maths and each week we focus on a new concept.

In computing we will be continuing to improve our skills at navigating around a webpage, logging in to a webpage and improving our typing skills. We we will also continue to explore purple mash and numbats. 

Time for Talk/ My Happy Mind
This year we will be having Time for Talk sessions four times a week. We will also be following the NHS programme My Happy Mind. These sessions are to support our children after missing so much school and to help them whist we still live with the changes brought about by Covid. The sessions will follow 5 themes; Managing feelings, developing self-efficiency, promoting connectedness (friendship), developing hope and gratitude and building resilience. These session will include stories, art and discussion activities.

Please use the communication diaries to send us any messages as these are checked everyday. Alternatively, you can call the school office. Please always let us know if some else is picking up your child or any change of arrangements.
If you child has to isolate and there's learning at home you may use the class email to communicate with the teacher.
Please note this email is not monitored daily when no one is isolating so please use the communication diary as the first means of communication to ensure a prompt response. You can also use the class email if you want to send in any celebrations for are home school communication tree display.

Links to useful resources

Typing Skills- BBC Dance mat
Counting in 2's 5's and 10's
Spooky Spellings
Little Bird Spelling
Look Cover Write
Maths Games
Phonics nonsense word game
Phonics Screening information
Read Write Inc Information
A wide variety of games/ tasks in all area of the curriculum .
Typing Skills

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