Year 1

Welcome to Year One


Octopus Class


Mr Swift, Mrs Dessurne, Mrs Walsh, Mrs Stephen, Mrs Grover and Miss Connolly



Lobsters Class


Miss Goddard, Mrs Arkell and Miss Connolly



Seahorses Class


Mrs Davies (M+T), Mrs Laird (W-F), Mrs McCarthy, Mrs Walsh and Mrs Stephen




In Year One we have lots of different places to learn and play. We use all of these to complete our Crew Challenges. 


In our Shared Area we have six different zones to learn in. These are: an Art Area, a Small World Area, a Role Play Area, Funky Fingers, Maths Marines and Monster Phonics. 

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In our Outside Area we have lots to space and we really enjoy the digging area and reading boat.

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Click on the pictures below to access brilliant games and resources. You will have to use your username and password for each website.

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Autumn Term 1


The children have come into school brilliantly and are learning their new routines very well.


Click on the link for Year One Parents Information Presentation


This half term we will be using the film ‘The Jungle Book’ as a stimulus for our learning.


  • In English, we will be working on our sentence writing skills.
  • In Phonics, we will be recapping Phase 3 sounds.
  • In Spelling, we will be recapping Year R’s words.
  • In Maths, we will be focusing on number.
  • In Science, we will be learning about what animals eat.
  • In Art, we will be using clay to sculpture a jungle animal.
  • In DT, we will be making a jungle diorama.
  • In RE, we will be learning about the Christian festival Harvest and the Jewish festival of Sukkot.
  • In PE, we will be joining in with both yoga and multi-skills.

If you have any questions or queries, please don’t hesitate to speak to your child’s teacher.

Many thanks, Year 1 Team