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Welcome to Year One

Breaking news: Spaceship landed on the playground! See our 'Space' page to find out more...

Thank you to all the parents who managed to come along to the Phonics meeting on Thursday. We hope you found it helpful. Please scroll down on this page to find an additional page called 'Phonics - Year One & Read, Write Inc'. On this page you will find the PowerPoint from Thursdays meeting along with some other helpful resources. The Year One team would like to thank you once again for your continued support.


Please keep checking back for updates on our page.

Picture 1 Year One

There are three classes in Year One; 1KO, 1BW and 1SC. Year One’s teaching team includes Miss Oakley (Teacher & Assistant Head), Mrs Warren (Teaching Assistant), Mr Beaver (High Level Teaching Assistant), Mrs Baxter (Teacher), Mrs White (Teacher), Mrs Clutton (Teaching Assistant) and Miss Cochrane (Teacher) and Mrs Williams (High Level Teaching Assistant). The children in Year One enjoy a varied and exciting curriculum with lots of continuous provision and creative activities. We work very hard to ensure that the transition from Reception to Year One is smooth and successful.


Year One staff will update this page; make sure you check back for weekly updates.

Key information

Please click on the link below to find out a little bit more about reading, homework, spellings etc.

Bog Baby

In the Autumn term the year 1 topic is Bog Baby. Bog Baby is a fantastic story and we are sure it will capture the imagination of all of the children! Please click on the link below to find out what we have been doing during the first term.

Footprints in the Snow

Leading up towards Christmas the Year 1 topic will be based around a story called Footprints in the Snow. Click on the link below to keep up to date with our learning journey.

Tyrannosaurus Drip

During Spring term the Year 1 topic will be dinosaurs. Our learning will be based around a story called Tyrannosaurus Drip. To keep up to date with children's learning throughout this topic, click on the link below.


During the Spring term 2 the Year One topic will be Space. We will base our learning around a quality text called Beegu. Beegu is a little, yellow alien that is very confused, as she lands on Earth with a crash! Click on the link below to find out more and check out our space landing!

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Contact Us

Keep in touch! You can usually find Miss Cochrane, Miss Oakley and Miss Boyle on the playground at the end of the school day. If you don’t manage to speak to us, drop us a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible. No matter how small or trivial you think it might be – feel free to ask!

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