Bounty Street, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire MK13 0BQ

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New Bradwell School

Inspiring the learner in you

Year 1

This term Year 1 will be reading the range of books listed below, which covers all the subjects in this year's curriculum:

  • Anna Hibiscus' Story
  • How Does my Fruit Grow?
  • The Way Back Home
  • Jolly Postman
  • Poems about Festivals
  • Florence Nightingale
  • Traction Man
  • Belonging
  • Diary of a Spider
  • Jim and the Beanstalk
  • Say Hi to Hedgehogs
  • Aesop's Fables
  • A New Home for a Pirate

The topics we will be covering this term are:

English - Winter poems, sequencing, adjectives, drama. Fact files, comic strips and speech bubbles.

Maths - Addition and subtraction to 20, numbers to 50 and comparing lengths.

Science - Space. Waterproof, opaque and transparent materials.

History - People of the past - pirates, space travel. Florence Nightingale, old and new toys.

Geography - Maps and grid references.

Technology - Jointed characters, cutting skills and moving pictures.

ICT - Beebots, around space and maps and various interactive games.

Art - Using different medium, pirate portraits. Still life drawings - draw what you see.

Music - Pirates songs - pitch. Rhythm - holding the beat (pulse).

PE - Games and pirate dance and toy dance.

French - Counting and simple vocabulary. Carnivals, counting and colours.

RE - Creation story. Leaders.

PHSE - Feelings and bullying. Keeping safe and people who help us.

Year 1 will use Read, Write Inc. to learn their sounds to help them to read and write will take you to the website and if you click on "parents" at the top you will have access to lots of information to help at home with sounds and reading.

Do you have any ideas for this page? Why not let your teacher know!

How parents can support learning at home.
ICT games
Phonics and Numeracy games! Making learning fun!
Little Animals Activity Centre
The fun way to play and learn at home!
Bing Bunny
Have fun making a colourful picture with Bing and Flop.