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Year 1

Welcome to Year 1

Welcome the to the Year 1 class page. On this page we will keep you up to date with pictures celebrating the fabulous work and activities the children have been participating in during the year. Here you will also be able to find the latest letters and information. Alongside this you can download our weekly timetables andtermly curriculum map to enable you to follow your child's learning. 

Our Christmas Performance

Into the Woods

Celebrating Harvest

Our First Week

Meet the staff...

Meet the staff... 1 Mrs Waters (Class Teacher)
Meet the staff... 2 Mrs Preece (Teaching Assistant)
Meet the staff... 3 Mrs Rowberry (Teaching Assistant)
Meet the staff... 4 Miss Budhoo (Class Teacher)
Meet the staff... 5 Mrs Lewis (Teaching Assistant)
Meet the staff... 6 Mrs Wilkins (Phonics Support Teaching Assistant)

Important information:

  • Reading books - Children can have their reading book changed on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday. On these days, providing their reading record has been signed to say they have finished, the children will be able to put their book in a designated box where it will be changed and returned to the child later in the day. Please remind your children to do this if you know they need a new book.
  • PE - For Mrs Waters' class PE is on Wednesdays and Fridays and for Miss Budhoo's class PE will be on Mondays and Tuesdays. Kit should be kept in school for the whole half term but please ensure that hair is tied back and earrings are taken out on your child's designated PE days. 
  • Homework - One piece of homework will be sent out each week on a Friday and this should be returned by the following Friday. In addition to this your child will bring home a reading book and wordboxes to practice. 

Key Dates


Monday 19th            School Closes for Half term

Monday 26th            Back to school

Tuesday 27th            Parents’ Evening 3.30pm - 5.30pm

Wednesday 28th       Parents’ Evening 3.30pm - 5.30pm



Thursday 1st             Parents’ Evening 3.30pm - 7.00pm

Thursday 1st             World Book Day

Friday 9th                  Mothers' Day Tea Parties

Monday 12th             Science Week

Monday 19th             Mrs Waters' Class parent workshop

Thursday 22nd          Miss Budhoo's Class parent workshop

Tuesday 27th            Mrs Waters' Class assembly

Tuesday 27th            Easter Service – Rec, Yrs 1 and 2

Wednesday 28th       Fundraisers' Disco - Years 1 and 2

Thursday 29th         School closes - end of Spring Term

Phonics is key in helping children learn how to read and write. At the end of Year 1 children must take part in a national phonics screening check to test whether they meet the standard for Year 1 phonics. Please support your children at home by helping them to practise their wordboxes and identify sounds within words when they are reading with you. If you have any questions about phonics please refer to the link below or ask Mrs Waters who is our school phonics lead.