Welcome to the Year 1 home page!
Click on the link below to view the curriculum plan for the academic year 2016/17.
This term in Year 1, the children will be learning about different types of houses. They are going to take a walk around the local estate and identify different houses. Within geography, they will be making maps using different symbols and may even use their maps to navigate around different locations. The children will be writing about characters within traditional tales and compare events between these. Within science, they will be finding out about mammals, amphibians, birds and fish. From this, they will make comparisons and will use the school pond to conduct research. Throughout the year, the children continually learn about different online safety issues and methods on how to stay safe. Within their computing lessons, the children will be learning how to code programs and complete online safety modules.
This term, in Year 1, the topic is All Around Us. The children will be looking at everyday materials in science. They will be focusing on the Harvest festival and learning about this in relation to Christianity. Within geography, the children will be learning about their school environment and exploring this. They have recently learnt about Roald Dahl and read the story of The Enormous Crocodile. They will be taking a trip to Hardwick Park to explore Roald Dahl characters and will also be reading a range of traditional tales including the Little Red Hen and Goldilocks and the Three Bears.