Last update: 2017-09-15

Welcome to 1B & 1E.

Our teachers are Mrs Brown, Mrs Smythe and Miss Evans. Our teaching assistants are Mrs Hodges and Mrs Durlacher.

Our PE days are Tuesdays (1E) Thursdays (1B & 1E) and Fridays (1B). Please make sure that your child is not wearing earrings on PE days. Please make sure your child's PE kit, including daps or trainers, is in school every day. 

Term 1

Animal Kingdom

This term our topic learning has a science focus. We will be looking at identifying and naming common animals- birds, fish, amphibians, reptiles, mammals, and invertebrates. We will also be describing and comparing the structure of a variety of common animals and identifying animals that are carnivores, herbivores and omnivores.         T

Our Power of Reading Book is The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson


Term 1 Week 1 and 2


Counting forwards and backwards to 20, then 30 and up to 100.

Reading and writing numbers to 20 and beyond.



       Writing sentences

Sequencing events

Understanding reasons for events in stories


Class Letters

Home Learning

  • Listen to your child read and write in their reading record book at least 3 times a week. This will help your child to earn certificates and rewards. 
  • Read to your child regularly
  • Play memory and board games with your child – especially those involving numbers or strategy 
  • Use        to practise number and        phonics skills
  • Use to play maths games, read books and answer questions

               For recommended books                for Year 1 click here
        For Information about the books click here
     For Year 1 Word Mat for children to use when writing click here

 For questions to talk about when reading with your child click here