Welcome to Year 1! Your teacher is: Miss Whitehead. Your teaching assistant is Mrs McCormick. We have lots of exciting topics and activities planned throughout the year. Spring term 1: Science - Exploring humans, looking in particular at our senses. History - Exploring the Great fire of London and the events that occurred before, during and after. Art - Developing skills relating to pencil drawings, looking into shades and tones in drawing as well as researching all about Margaret Steiff. PSHE - Learning about our relationships, looking closely at ourselves and our families. Geography - We will be exploring the world, where in the world we come from and in particular our local community. ICT - Devlving deeper into why online safety and passwords are important. RE - The focus for RE will be a topic day exploring the Hannukah celbrations and what they mean. DT - Designing, making and evaluating why fruits and vegetables are important and how we can make healthier choices when planning meals. Take a look at our curriculum overview to see all of the things we will be covering in Y1. In June 2022, Y1 children will sit the National Phonics Screening Test. You will receive information regarding this throughout the year but please do not worry your child will be prepared and familiar with the test. Please click the social stream links below to receive frequent updates on your child's learning!