Year 1 Basics
|What are the timings of the school day?||Sunday - Wednesday 7:30am - 1:30pm
Thursday 7:30am - 1:15pm
|What equipment does my child need?||School bag
Personal organiser (will be handed out at school)
Kit for specialist lessons (eg: PE, swimming)
Parents will receive weekly notices from the school with all essential information. The personal organiser can be used as a way for parents to communicate with the class teacher or to make an appointment to see the relevant class teacher or specialist. Feel free to make an appointment at any time during the term.
Homework in Key Stage 1 comprises of daily reading, numeracy passport targets and in the later phases of phonics - weekly spellings.
Children learn through experience and investigating. In activity time they will develop their thinking skills through problem solving. Through activities such as drawing, painting and construction they will develop their fine and gross motor skills. There will be a range of activities to help develop their understanding of the world around them.
As a school we follow the Golden Rules:
- We respect everyone and everything;
- We are resilient and resourceful learners;
- We are honest;
- We always show good manners;
- We are good listeners;
- We work together as a team.