Year 1

Curriculum Overview 2019-2020

Welcome to Year 1!

Class Teacher - Miss O'Neill

Teaching Assistant - Mrs Newsham


Welcome back to a busy and exciting Autumn term in Year 1.


In maths we are learning all about numbers and shapes. We will be learning all about telling the time and thinking about 2D and 3D shapes. Please keep counting in 2's, 5's and 10's at home. 



In English we are listening to and learning poems on a theme. We are thinking about stories by the same author and will be writing our own. Please keep reading with your child at home for at least 10 minutes every night.


We will be busy learning about animals and the seasons in science. In D &T we are designing and planning. In art, we are experimenting with a variety of media and investigating tone.


In computing we are using purplemash and you can use   your child's login to access this at home.



Geography sees us using maps as we look at the UK and the Continents of the world.


PE is on Wednesday and Thursdays and we are focusing on our throwing and catching skills. Please ensure your child's named PE kit is in school on these days.


Spellings are given out each Friday for a test the following Friday.  Any other homework will also be given on a Friday and due in on Thursday.



If you have any queries please contact the school office to make an appointment to see me or contact me on