Welcome to Year 1  


Teacher: Miss Trainer
Senior Teaching Assistant (am): Mrs Wilson
Teaching Assistants: Miss Shannon and Miss Thompson
Senior Teaching Assistant (Thursday): Mrs Cook

 
amytrainer@yarlsideacademy.org.uk

Latest News

Miss Trainer's Latest Newsletter: Summer 1 2017

                              

Information


Big Maths: 
Learn Its and CLICs


 

Spellings

Week Commencing: 23.04.18


Information


 Words in red are tricky words which cannot be sounded out, words in black can be sounded out to help with spelling.


The following lists are High Frequency Words. Your child will bring the list home that they are currently working on. Once they can spell all the words on the list they will move onto the next list. These are tested at the end of each half term. 

High Frequency Word List 1a
High Frequency Word List 1b
High Frequency Word List 2a
High Frequency Word List 2b
High Frequency Word List 2c


 

Reading at Home: 
Information    

Reminder: a point is given if you read at home at least 5 times each week

                                

Read Write Inc: 
Information for Parents 

Phonics Screening Information
 

 


Topic 


Gardeners' World

Our topic this half term is Gardener’s World! This topic is primarily a Science topic but we will, of course, be completing lots of other subject work which is outlined below.

Geography - exploring where food comes from and why crops grow better in certain countries
Music - exploring Latin music and looking at pulse, pitch and rhythm
Art - exploring the work of Claude Monet, creating our own Water Lilies pictures
Design and Technology - making a model flower
Computing - taking/editing photos & labelling plants
Science– plants, what they need to grow,
identifying a variety of plants, learning about the structure of plants and the life cycle of a plant

RE - an introduction to Buddhism & the story of Buddha

 


PE and Forest Schools

This term our PE days are Tuesday and Monday.

On Mondays we will be outside practising for Sport's Day.
On Tuesdays we will be outisde playing team and ball games
If the weather is bad we will be inside. 

Please bring trainers to school for PE. 
Please make sure hair is tied up and no earrings are worn on PE days. 

Forest Schools will continue on Friday afternoons, please bring a change of shoes (wellies or trainers). 

Thank you. 
 

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