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
Miss Trainer's Latest Newsletter: Summer 1 2017
Week Commencing: 23.04.18
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:
Read Write Inc:
Information for Parents
Phonics Screening Information
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).
Keep checking back, more coming soon to the Year 1 Class Page...