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Welcome to the Year 1 Class Page


Welcome to our Year 1 class page, we hope to keep this updated with information and news of what we have been up to in class. If you have any questions or concerns, please speak to one of the team and we will do all that we can to help.


The Year One Team


Practical Arrangements

  • Please can all clothing (coats, PE kits, jumpers etc) have names in. This really helps us get things back to you.
  • We aim to change your child's reading book twice a week.
  • Please could your child come to school with their book bags every day.
  • Your child is allowed a water bottle containing only water.
  • Please don't send any toys/trading cards/valuables to school.
  • PE is on Mondays and Thursdays.


Beaumanor Hall Pirate Trip

Year 1 letters and Activities

Welcome to Year 1 Booklet

KEY STAGE 1 Autumn Newsletter

Parent Information: Understanding phonics

Watch our parent information video explaining what phonics is and how it can help your child learn to read. This video explains what the National Curriculum says about learning to read, why learning to read and spell in English is more difficult than in other languages, and how phonics can help.

Parent Information: Sound Pronunciation Guide

Learn how to pronounce pure sounds from Set 1 Sounds through to Set 3 with 5 year-old Sylvie.

Parent Information - The Phonic Screening Check

This short video gives parents of Year 1 children at England's schools a quick explanation about the phonics screening check which will happen in June 2016.

Growing together in learning, love and faith