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Meet the Team
We have two classes in Year 1, Dragonflies and Robins.
Robins Class are supported by Mrs Kerger and the lovely Miss Westen.
Dragonflies Class are supported by Miss Bell and the lovely Mrs Anning and Mrs Potter.
We are very lucky to have the wonderful Mrs Ledsham who supports us with our reading.
End of Reception Trip
Miss Bell and Mrs Kerger were very lucky and joined our new Year 1's on their end of Reception school trip to Cotswold Water Park. Here are some photos of us having lots of fun!
Our enquiry for Term 2:
"Who helps who?" This term we are looking at different historical figures and events. We will be learning about our Monarchy, Florence Nightingale, Princess Campbell, The Great Fire of London and Samuel Pepys.
We will be comparing the past to the present and discussing similarities and differences. We will be sorting objects and pictures to help us understand how things have changed.
Maths - Term 2
This term we are looking at:
- Counting to 100
- Number lines
- 100 squares
- Finding one more
- Finding one less
- Partitioning 7,8,9 and 10
- 3D shapes
Literacy - Term 2
This term we are linking our Literacy to our enquiry about Historical figures and events. We will also be linking our writing to Christmas. We will be learning about:
- Using capital letters, full stops and finger spaces.
- Using verbs and adjectives
- Adding 'ed' to a word to make it past tense.
- Writing poems
- Sequencing events in stories
- Creating story maps
- Re-telling stories
- Adding 's' or 'es' to make a word plural
- Adding 'ing' to a word
- Editing our work.
Spellings and Reading
Please help your children to practise their spellings at home. We have a spelling test every Friday morning.
Your child's book change day is every Friday. Bookbags should be in school everyday, but especially on a Friday. You can also access your child's phonic reading book online and your login details are in the front of your child's yellow reading record.
Our outdoor PE lessons are on a Monday afternoon and our indoor PE lessons are on a Thursday afternoon.
Please send your child into school in their PE kits on these 2 days.
Robin Class Proud Wall
Dragonflies Class Proud Wall
These are our proud walls – children's work is celebrated on display in our classrooms.