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Welcome to Year 1!

Welcome to our Year 1 page. Here you will find important information about our Class routines, curriculum and general information. We will also keep you updated about the amazing activities we have been getting up to at school. Please scroll down to keep up to date with our class blog.


What an amazing week we have had! In our English we have been working on our describing words and have even used our senses in our writing! We have been working out 1 more and 1 less than a given number in maths and we have all done so weel! We even made Mr Beeson smile!!! In Science, we investigated the senses taste and smell by trying different foods and smelling different liquids. We do not like the smell of coffee.

Congratulations to Freddie Rounsfell for winning the head teachers award for being a good friend and doing fantastic work. Well done to James Todd for winning our core value award, he won this for being considerate to all of his friends! Keep it up guys!


We have been so busy this week! We have been planning in English ready for our narrative writing piece and they are going to be amazing! We can’t wait for our parents to see on Wednesday! In Maths we have been working on our counting skills as well as practicing how to write our numbers correctly. In Science we have started an investigation into the 5 senses and look forward to testing the other 3 senses on Monday.

Congratulations to Jacob Hillam for winning our head teachers award this week for being so nice to his friends and trying really hard in all of his work! Congratulations to Millie Wardrobe for winning our core value award as well. Well done to both of them!

We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday for our invitation afternoon.


Another end to a busy week! This week we have been making hot chocolate in class to help Mr Bear get to sleep as well as write instructions on how to make it for all of his friends!. In maths, our aim has been counting in 2’s with some children moving onto counting in 5’s. We have moved onto looking at parts of the body for our science topic and the story of Siddhartha and the Swan in RE.

Congratulations to Jack Wootton for winning the head teachers award for having a fantastic attitude towards his work and to Eva Loughney for winning our core value award! Keep it up guys!


We have had another busy week in year 1. We have been working on describing words and time words in our English work this week. We have really worked hard and we are enjoying doing our writing! In maths, we have continued with our measure topic by comparing the weight of different fruit and vegetables to help Mr Bear! We even made a portrait of Mr Beeson out of fruit! We put our investigating hats on for Science and looked at what animals eat by investigating fake animal scat, we even got to take some home to our parents!

We have had a very busy and tiring week but we are making progress in all of our work. 


Wow we have had a busy week! In English we have been reading our book ‘Peace At Last’ as well as working on our basic writing skills. We have all worked really hard and we are improving every day! In Maths, we have been working on sorting objects into longest,shortest, tallest and smallest. In Science we have looked at what animals eat and what we call those animals ready for our investigation next week! We have also learnt about the story of the Monkey King for our RE work and we even role played the story.

Well done to Corey for winning our head teachers award for having an amazing attitude towards his work and peers this week. Well done to Georgia for winning our core value award for being a supportive peer in the classroom and at playtime. 

Also a huge well done to Scarlett and Leo for winning the awards last week.

Our Year 1 staff:
Mr J Beeson – Teacher

Mrs G Butler – Teaching Assistant

Summer Reflection Video