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Year 1

Welcome to Year 1. Mrs Al-Hassani is the Class Teacher and Mrs Lee is the Teaching Assistant.

Spring 1


In English our focus will be reading and writing reports; revising reading and spelling the High Frequency Words and revision of Phase 3 and 4 phonemes; Phase 5 Letters and Sounds. We will be working on using full stops and capital letters and adding ing and ed for the present and past tenses. We will also be working on characterisation and story plots/ themes.


In Maths we will be working on addition and subtraction within 20, shapes and pattern and length and height.


We will be learning about light and dark. The children will be testing materials to see which are reflective and which are the best light blockers.


In computing the children will be thinking about information around us and about different ways information is presented: text, pictures, sound, multi-media.


In geography we will be learning about hot and cold places around the world and about people who live there.


In art the children will be experimenting with different tools for printing. They will be using paints and clay.


In R.E the children will be learning about who is Muslim and what they believe.

P,E will be on Mondays and Tuesdays. Homework will be given out on a Friday to be handed in by the following Wednesday. Spelling tests are on Thursdays. Please read with your child regularly and record this in their reading record, it is part of their weekly homework.