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  Year 1 

Welcome to Year 1's class page.

On here, you can take a look at what we will be learning throughout each term, as well as keep track of any important reminders for the children.

If you have any questions about what the children will be exploring, then please do ask a member of the Year 1 team.


Miss Lord, Mrs Braid, Mrs Cluney & Mrs Sterland :-)


This week in Year 1, we will be looking at:

  • Reading Practice: We will explore decoding, prosody and comprehension within our focused books. 
  • English: We will be exploring the book 'Amazing Grace' by Mary Hoffman and Caroline Binch.
  • Maths: We are going to be exploring find half and a quarter of a quantity.
  • Science: We will be investigating the differences between invertebrate and vertebrates, using classification keys and grouping animals based on characteristics.
  • Creative Curriculum: In D&T, we will tasting, designing and creating our own smoothies.

If you are self-isolating, the teaching sequences and lesson activities will be set on Class Dojo. If you need your child's log in details or another QR code, please speak to a member of the Year 1 team.



In Year 1, we are continuing to extend and develop our 8 skills from the 'Skills Builder' programme. Find them below:


Year 1 Blog

At Windy Arbor, the school blog allows children to share their learning from home, communicate with their friends and write about their news.