Willow & Blossom - Year 1
Welcome to Year One!
Welcome to our Year 1 Class Page.
Our teachers are Mrs Caldwell, Miss Ashbrook, Mrs Clarke, Mrs Fisher Jones, Mrs Bolland and Mrs Houghton.
Phonics - We will continue to have our daily phonics sessions.We will revise Phase 3 and Phase 4. We will be reading and writing words with Phase 3 sounds and reading and writing lots of tricky words.
English - We will be exploring different texts including 'Harry the Happy Mouse' which is a story all about kindness and then 'No-Bot' which is a story about helping our friends.
Maths - We will be practising our counting skills, counting groups of objects and images which cannot be moved. We will say numbers which are one more or one less than a given number and order number to 20 and beyond. We will also be practising writing our numbers using the correct formation.
Topic - Our topic is 'Me, Myself and I'. In Science we will be learning to name body parts and how our senses help us to understand the world around us. In History we will be discussing how we have changed and grown since birth and how we will continue to change as we grow older. We will also discuss our birthdays. In Computing we will be practising using directional language making left and right turns and moving backwards and forwards. We will later be programming toys with a series of instructions to make them move. In RE we will learn about the different parts of the church and what happens there. We will discuss the celebrations people have eg baptisms and weddings.
Our PE days are Thursdays. This half term we will be practising our athletic skills - walking, jogging, running, catching and throwing. We continue to have access to our outdoor area throughout the day.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to speak to us