A very warm welcome to Year 1.
Miss Hyttner is teaching the class with the exception of Thursdays when Mrs Muir will teach in the afternoon. Mrs Oliver will be the class teaching assistant in the mornings and Ms Gawin in the afternoons.
Miss Blake is teaching the class with the exception of Thursday afternoon when Mrs Weymouth will teach. Miss Strange will be the class teaching assistant every day except on Thursdays when Mrs Harwood will work with the class.
Mrs Courquin is teaching the class from Monday to Thursday lunch time. Mrs Archer will teach Willow Thursday afternoon and all day Thursday. Mrs Rowe will be the class teaching assistant in the mornings and Mrs Oliver in the afternoons.
There has been much in the news about the new curriculum. We are very excited that we shall be embarking on the new National Curriculum using 'Cornerstones' Imaginative Learning Projects to inspire the children.
In This Section...
Look here to find focus prayers and scripture texts to support each topic. Please go to the Reception Come and See file for the scripture texts.
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An interesting website showing toys from the Harris Museum. This will help childen gain an understanding and learn about the toys children played with.
Online worksheets and activities. There is a great program for using the computer to record and experiment with voices and sounds. Go to 'Science' then 'Sounds'. It is called 'Audacity' and is free to use.
This is an opportunity to revisit the homes from the past that Year 1 visited on their trip.They can find out more information about homes from the past and what life was like at that time.
Some interesting actitivies to do with Growing plants.
Improve your keyboard skills
As part of this term's topic Light Up we are reading the Lighthouse keeper stories.This is a very good website about a real lighthouse keeper and his very famous daughter.
Have a go at reinforcing their phonemes.
A short animation about the Christmas story
Listen to the story of Jack and the Beanstalk
As part of the Year 1 Curriculum, the children are asked to compare different versions of a traditional story. See if you can spot any differences.
See what you have know about materials!