Category Archives: Year 1

Free websites for parents to access

If you would like to access resources for your child the following sites are available free to parents at the moment: Khan Academy –  is especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it’s mostly common material. BBC Learning […]

Henley Arts4all

On Friday afternoon, Nursery, Reception and Year One visited Henley Arts4all Festival for a storytelling session. John told the stories of The Gingerbread Man, The Three Little Pigs and Little Red Riding Hood. He was an exceptional storyteller that really engaged the children and involved them throughout the session – we will definitely be going […]

Autumn Term

We are well into the second half-term of the year and the children have settled really well. Our topic this term is, ‘Whatever the Weather’. The classroom is looking fantastic with all of the mini weather projects, thank you so much parents for supporting your child with their creations, a lot of work has gone […]

Summer Term

Enchanted Lands In English, we are currently engrossed with Julia Donaldson’s Room on the Broom. We are planning and writing our own version of the text, taking care to use full-stops and capital letters correctly. Next, we will be identifying the key features of fact files and planning and writing our own fact files all […]

Spring Term

Our topic for the Spring Term is, ‘Zooming Around’. Our learning will focus on studying things that move and how transport has changed throughout the years. English This term, the aim is to develop children’s sentence structure. This includes the use of capital letters (for names and to begin a sentence) and the use of […]