Welcome to Year 1

Our teacher is Miss Corradine and our teaching assistants are Mrs French, Mrs Forshaw and Mrs Kynaston.

 

 

 

 

Useful Documents

How Can I Help My Child With Their Learning?


1. Familiarise yourself with Miss Corradine and how things work in Year One:

Click here for the Meet the Teacher Presentation


2. Familiarise yourself with our Year One Curriculum by reading our End of Year Expectations:

Please click here for End of Year One Expectations


3.  Have a look at the details of what we do in Maths, English and Phonics:

Year 1 Calculation Policy

Please click here for further information on Grammar 

Please click here for further information on Spelling

Please click here for phonics pronunciation

Please click here for free phonics games


4. My child is on X book band. What does this mean?

Book band information


5. See the following resources if your child needs help with these common areas for development:

"b" and "d"

Backwards Numbers

Enjoying Reading at Home

Resilience - turn negative thoughts into positive ones

 

6. Knowledge Organisers

We use Knowledge Organisers to easily access the key information, "sticky knowledge" the children

will be engaging with in Science, Geography and History.

 

- Science

Our Science Topic is Everyday Materials.

Please click here for our Everyday Materials Knowledge Organiser.

 

- Geography

This Term we will be focussing on Geography skills and knowledge in our topic, The Naughty Bus. It is such a fun topic - the children enjoy it every year.

Please click here for our Naughty Bus Knowledge Organiser.


Home Learning

Homework is communicated with families via SeeSaw and I will be checking every week to give you some feedback.

There may be times where you find yourselves staying at home during the school day, and if so please have a look at the suggestions below for resources to use for Home Learning.

Maths

See BBC Bitesize daily lessons.

Please click here for White Rose Maths resources. A series of lessons with videos and free, printable worksheet.

Please click here for Hamilton Trust Home Learning.

Remember to continue to practise your  number skills and  times tables. 

 

English and Phonics

 

Please click here for Hamilton Trust Home Learning - updated on a weekly basis. This is excellent for ideas to help provide opportunities for writing at home.

Please click here for Alphablocks guide to Letters and Sounds.

Please click here for the video WE made - a guide to Phase 5 sounds plus games to play.

Remember to keep reading books on Rising Stars reading planet - click the picture below to login. 
 

Click here for access to lots of free online books to read.

Phonics

 

Science

I love Nature so please enjoy these Biology resources.

Please click here for the RSPB Wild Challenge. A great way to engage with Nature.

Click here for some minibeasts related resources.

Click here for some plant related resources.

If you wish to have some science fun at home, click on the website and explore the experiments!

https://www.sciencekids.co.nz/experiments.html

Health and Meditation

Please click here for Cosmic Kids - great to keep moving and stay positive. Year 1 love it!

Please click here for GoNoodle.  We have an account in school and Year 1 love it! We recommend Pop See Ko.

 

Meditation

https://www.headspace.com/meditation/kids



PE 

Boogie Beebies

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006mvsc

Disney 10 Minute Shakeups

https://www.nhs.uk/10-minute-shake-up/shake-ups


Super Movers
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers

#ThisIsPE


https://www.afpe.org.uk/physical-education/thisispe-supporting-parents-to-teach-pe-at-home/

Mindfulness and Anxiety


https://www.annafreud.org/on-my-mind/self-care/


Art

Who's feeling creative today? Why not visit Tate Kids and create your very own master piece in the style of your favourite artist? There are also digital challenges and animations to get your creativity flowing. The Pop Art Andy Warhol challenge is one of my favourites!                            https://www.tate.org.uk/kids