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Year 1


Meet the team:

Class teachers

Miss Markie

 Hi, Welcome to Y1! I am the class teacher of Y1M, and I am so excited to be joining the Y1 team this year! 

Miss Glen

Hello! I am Miss Glen, the class teacher of Y1G, and I am so excited to spend this next year in Y1. We are going to have so much fun!

Support Staff

Mrs Higginbottom


Spring 1 - Homework Project



Spellings will be stuck in your child's planner weekly. Please practise your child's spellings with them at least 3 times a week. Spelling Shed can be used to support their learning of spellings.

Don't forget to check your child's planner for the Spelling Shed login! 

Spring 1 Spelling Rules 

Week 1: Adding the suffixes ‘-ing’ and ‘-ed’

Week 2: Words with the digraph ‘ar’

Week 3: Words with the digraph ‘ee’

Week 4: Words where the digraph ‘ea’ makes an /ee/ sound

Week 5: Words where the digraph ‘ea’ makes an /e/ sound’

Times Tables

By the end of Y1, your child will have learned their 2, 5 and 10 times table. Please encourage them to chant their times tables at home. 

You could use these songs to support your child's learning:





Curriculum Overview

Spring 1 - Curriculum Overview

Virtual Bookshelf

 Click here to access our virtual library!​​​​​​