Year 1H

Welcome Back…You are now in Year 1!

Miss Conlon is the class teacher in 1H. We are very lucky to have four super
learning support assistants across year 1 called Mrs Begum, Miss Parry, Mrs
Riley and Miss Hancock.

We look forward to what this year has to offer and are very excited for the
next adventure this school year.

Our aim is to create a happy and fun learning environment for all children. We
want children to enjoy coming to school, to gain new skills and to share our love
of learning together.

Below you will find some information you will need for the school week.
Timetable for the week

Wednesday:
PE – Come to school in your PE kit.
*Remember to put your name in your new school uniform and PE kit.
Friday: Homework given out and collected the following week.

Reading – 
Please try to read for at least 5/10 minutes every day.
Try to talk about the books and ask lots of questions about what you are
reading.
Bring your book into school daily, we will having a look in your reading record on
a Friday to see what you’ve been reading. 

The following websites will support your child’s learning in phonics and reading:
Visit https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk to play phonics games with your children.

There are also vocabulary and comprehension games to support reading at home

Visit https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zgkw2hv for more games to
support grammar, punctuation, spelling, reading and writing.

Homework
Friday: Phonics and spelling will be given out weekly.

Extra home learning opportunities:
1. Children are encouraged to use TTrockstars & Numbots online as additional
opportunities to improve their place value and times-table knowledge.
2. Children are encouraged to use Spelling Shed to support their application of
spelling rules set.

Online resources:
Please visit https://nrich.maths.org/9078 for fun problem solving and reasoning
games.

Please visit https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/5-7-
years/counting Maths games for children aged 5-7.

Please visit https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/paint-the-
squares 100 square splat to help the children spot number patterns, support
timetables and for basic counting.

Please visit https://mathsbot.com/manipulatives/numberFrames interactive for
Numicon and other manipulatives resources.