WEBSITE INFORMATION - CLASS 1
WELCOME, WHO’S WHO
Mrs Leech & Miss Chesterton – Class Teachers
Mrs Clarke – Teaching Assistant
Mrs Tolley – Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Our Class Saint is St. Francis of Assisi
Forest School - every Wednesday afternoon starting 15th September until half term.
PE kits need to worn every Tuesday.
Children should be reading at home at least 3 times per week in Year 1.
In Year 1 our children will experience a more structured environment which will continue to develop their independence and resilience. The children are encouraged to take on new challenges and have greater responsibility within the school, for example, with class jobs.
TOPIC OVERVIEW FOR THE YEAR
Get out of my Swamp - Based on traditional tales (Three Little Pigs, Three Billy Goats Gruff, Jack and the Beanstalk) which are used for creating art work, looking at maps and characters.
Poles Apart – Animals that live in cold climates such as penguins and polar bears, locating the 7 continents and explorers who have visited Antarctica.
A Journey Through Europe – Where Europe is in the world and the countries that belong to the continent, the different countries in Europe such as flags, languages spoken and their cultures, different modes of transport to travel around Europe and the work of Claude Monet.
School Days – Compare modern day schools to schools from the past, identify key features of a school, explore the local environment and learn a range of playground songs and rhymes.