Year 1 2018-19

Our teachers in Year 1 are Miss B Carr and Mrs C O'Leary.

Our teaching assistants are Mrs R Millington and Mrs T Ellis.

There are 30 children in our class. 


Our Classroom

Please take a look around our classroom.

Our Day

Our timetable is: 8:50 - 9:15 Get set go and preteaching

9:15 - 9:50   Phonics

9:50 - 10:30    Literacy

10:30 - 10:45   Breaktime

10:45 - 11   Milk and fruit

11:00 - 12:00   Maths

12 - 12:30   Guided reading

12:30 - 1:30   Dinner time

1:30 - 3:00   Afternoon sessions

3:00 - 3:15   Story time and dismissal

Phonics Support

Our school uses a reading programme called Read Write inc.  For additional information, please click on the picture link.

For additional information about phonics and letter formation, please download the documents below.


Year 1 Curriculum Overview 2018-19

The national curriculum provides an outline of core knowledge around which our teachers have developed exciting and stimulating lessons to promote the development of pupils’ knowledge, understanding and skills.  Please access the document below to learn more about what your child will be taught over the next year at St Mary's.

File icon: pdf Year 1 Long Term Planning 2018-19 [pdf 189KB] Click to download

Year 1 Curriculum Newsletters 2018-19

Please select the relevant curriculum newsletter from the documents below. 


File icon: pdf Y1 Autumn 1 Teaching and Learning Newsletter 2018 [pdf 324KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Y1 Autumn 2 Teaching and Learning Newsletter 2018 [pdf 337KB] Click to download

Year 1 Topic Resources

Please click on the picture link to access resources supporting Year 1 topic work. 

Knowledge Organisers 

Please find below copies of our Knowledge Organisers.  These documents provide key information to support our topic work.


Things to Remember

Homework is handed out on a Friday.

Each child's reading books will be changed once a week if they have been read.

Spellings are given out each Friday in accordance with the child's Phonics group and the sounds they are learning that week. These spellings will be tested the following Friday.'

Our PE days are: Miss Carr's Class - Monday and Mrs O'Leary's Class Wednesday.