Year 1

Welcome to our Year 1 Classes

The teachers in Year 1 are Mrs. Coluccio, Mrs Duszczuk, Mrs. Golding and Mrs. Skinner.

Our teaching assistants are Mrs. Brook, Ms Nagorska, Mrs. McTear and Ms Brayshaw.

The teachers are looking forward to an exciting year with our new classes. We hope to teach you lots of new skills and have lots of fun as we progress through the year together.

 

(Photographs to follow soon)

Water Bottles

Please can we ask parents to only send your child in with a leak free lid water bottle, so if the bottle is knocked over it does not spill.

 

Education City

Your child now has home access to Education City.  They have been given a username and password.  Please refer to the handout that has been sent home for how to access this.  Homework activities have been set for over the half term break.  Thank you for your support.

 

Autumn Curriculum Newsletter

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Please note

Year 1 – On Monday 14th October can you ensure your child has their outdoor PE kit in school.

Also could you send your child into school with a small clear plastic bottle and a washed old white milk bottle.

 

DayActivity/Reminders
MondayBook bags into school please including small brown envelope.

P.E (Outdoor or indoor depending on the weather.) Indoor kits can be left in your child’s tray.
TuesdayBook bags into school please including small brown envelope.

Reading books changed (if reading record has been signed).

Please listen to your child read at least 3 times a week. Reading books sent home are a level below the reading books used in class. Therefore, your child should be able to read with confidence; allowing you to spend time discussing what has happened in the book. Please note, books will not be changed if reading records are not signed.
WednesdayBook bags into school please including small brown envelope.
ThursdayBook bags into school please including small brown envelope.
FridayBook bags into school please including small brown envelope.

Reading books changed (if reading record has been signed).

Spelling test day.

Please ensure your child’s spelling book is in school today.

New spellings given out.

Outdoor PE (always outdoor) Your child will come home on a Friday dressed in their P.E kit due to time restrictions.

Please ensure this is returned on Monday morning.

 

PE Kit Requirements

Please note that the Year 1 children will come home on Friday’s in their PE outdoor kits, please can you ensure they are returned on Monday morning as they have outdoor PE that day.

 

Internet Safety

The following links provide key information and useful tips for keeping your child safe online. Please familiarise yourself with the content.

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/

https://www.youtube.com/user/ceop/

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/parents-and-carers/parental-controls-offered-your-home-internet-provider

 

 

Purple Mash

Purple Mash is an award-winning website for primary school children. It enables the children to explore and enhance their knowledge in a fun and creative way. The children have been provided with an individual login to support topics that have been covered in class. Click on link below to access the site:-

http://www.purplemash.com/sch/stvincentsol12

 

 

Phonics

Below are several links to Phonics games that they will enjoy playing to support the learning done in class.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/phonics/play/

http://www.ictgames.com/forestPhonics/forestPhonicsOnline/index.html

http://ictgames.com/literacy.html

 

 

Here are some websites which we find very useful in Y1:

www.phonicsplay.co.uk

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

http://www.ictgames.com/