Year 1 News 18th July 2017

We can’t believe this is the last week of Year 1! Laura and I have enjoyed teaching each of your children throughout the course of this year and we are so excited to see them blossom further when they move up to Year 2 next year. We just want to say another massive thank you to all the parents as … Read More

Year 1 – 11th July 2017

Dear parents and carers, We’ve had a lovely few weeks in Year 1 and we are getting rather excited about going upstairs to the Year 2 classroom.  The children have worked incredibly hard and we are so proud of them.  This week we have been looking at materials.  You can go on a material hunt with your child. On Friday 14th … Read More

Year 1 News 19/06/17

We have had a great week writing our own versions of Meerkat Mail. The children created some lovely places for Sunny to visit in their stories. The children then traveled to these places through green screens.  In maths, we have been looking at missing number problems and trying to work out what the missing information is. Ask your child how … Read More

Year 1 News

Dear Parents and Carers, This week the children will be taking part in the phonics screening. Please make sure your child gets a good night sleep and has a healthy breakfast. On Friday, we sent home invitations for the Father’s Day event on Friday afternoon. Your child will be able to tell you lots of information about it and we … Read More

Year 1 News

What a great few days we have had in Year 1!  The children have settled in beautifully and are working really hard. We have learnt a new story called ‘Meerkat Mail’.  Ask your child to retell the story with lots of actions and expression. Next week the children will be doing the phonics screening.  Please ensure your child gets lots … Read More

Year 1 News

In Year 1 we have been busy with our topic on reducing, reusing and recycling. Last week we learnt a non fiction text through our storytelling curriculum which gave us a few tips on how we can do our part to make the Earth a better place. The children then had a go at innovating the text and will spend this … Read More

Year 1 News 15.05.17

A massive thank you to all the parents who came to one of the phonics workshops last week. We had such a big turn out and your support is greatly appreciated. If you were unable to attend, please see Miss Neumann or Miss Gatford for more information. On Wednesday May 24th from 2:30-3:15pm we will be opening up our classroom for parents … Read More

Y1 Blog Post- Monday 8th May 2017

Year 1 have had a lovely week learning all about how to tell time to the half hour. We also looked into the prefix +un and how it changes the meaning of a word (happy, unhappy). Tomorrow we have another group of children walking to St. John’s Home. You will have been sent an email last week if your child … Read More


We hope that everyone had a lovely bank holiday weekend! Year 1 are continuing our topic on rainforests this term. We will be looking into how rainforests can be sustained as well as how we can do our part by reducing, reusing and recycling. We have a few trips planned to St John’s Home this term as well. You will … Read More

Year 1 News 03.04.17

Thank you so much to all the parents who came in on Friday for our presentations. The children did a fabulous job showing off their animal facts and we were very impressed with the number of people who came to support! On Wednesday, both Year 1 classes will be visiting Cowley Marsh Park from 1-2:30pm. We still need 2 more … Read More