Welcome to Year One

Routines

Reading books will be sent home as part of our Read, Write, Inc scheme, these will be sent home in accordance with your child’s phonics group.

Library Books will need to be returned every Thursday – your child will receive a new story book each week.

PE Days: PE will take place on a Thursday and Friday. Children must come to school wearing school PE kit – please label your child’s jacket.

Please remember that PE kit guidelines are as follows:

  • Black jogging bottoms or black shorts
  • Plain white t-shirt
  • Plain black sweatshirt/jacket
  • PE kit should have no logos on.
  • Hair must be tied up.
  • Earrings must be removed before coming to school on PE days.

 

Homework

  • Spellings: your child will receive new spellings to practise every Friday. Spellings will be tested weekly on Friday.
  • Read, Write, Inc videos will be uploaded weekly on a Friday via google classroom. Please press the ‘hand in’ button when your child has completed the video.
  • Maths fast fact sheets will be stuck in orange homework books each term.

 

In Year 1 children are expected to:

  • Read 3 times a week to an adult.
  • Practise their Maths Fast Facts (number bonds and counting in 2s, 5s and 10s). Remember pupils have access to Numbots to support them in their learning.
  • Complete their Read, Write, Inc videos via google classroom.

Class Curriculum Maps

Trips and Enhancements

Contact Information

Communication is extremely important. If you need to discuss your child with me, please email office@ems.bkcat.co.uk or phone the school office on 01924299244 to arrange a telephone appointment.

Our Classroom