Year 1

Welcome to Year 1


We would like to warmly welcome you to our Year 1 page.
Here, you will find lots of useful information about our topics, trips, learning expectations, important dates and some pictures and videos to enjoy.
We have a fantastic year of learning ahead and can’t wait to get started!

Notice Board

PE is on a Tuesday

Homework – We expect children to read 5 times each week at home. They will be bringing home a Read Write Inc book and a challenge book to supplement their reading.


Big Ideas

Who we are (1 week)
Houses and expectations, ground rules of the year

Time travellers (6 weeks)
History and Art links

Lest we forget (2 weeks)
World War

Let me entertain you! (5 weeks)
Enterprise, community, DT and Science links


Our Changing World (6 Weeks)
(global citizens)
Geography, environment, community, culture links

Animal Magic (6 Weeks)
Geography, Science links
Science week


Faster, higher, stronger! (5 Weeks)
PE, British Values, Olympics, Ancient Greeks
Sports Day!
This unit will repeat every 4 years in line with the Olympic cycle

Music, lights, action (7 Weeks)
Music & performance

Year 1 National Curriculum




Important Dates

    3rd September – Return to school
    6th September – Class photos
    19th September – Sports’ Day
    24th and 25th September – Open Evening
    16th October – Individual photos
    6th December – Christingle Service
    9th December – Christmas performances
    16th December – Christmas party
    20th December – Break up
    8th January – Return to school

Year 1 Family Welcome

Student Work

Home Learning Store