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Class 1 Home Learning Week Beginning 18.1.21

Dear Parents/Carers

We wanted to say a big congratulations for completing the first whole week of home learning.  You are all doing excellently. 

Here is the plan and the resources for next week. 

From now on, a paper pack to support the weekly planning guidance, will be available for collection from school from Monday.  We understand that printing can be a problem so we will always be providing a paper version of all the resources too.

This weeks resources:
Class 1 Learning Pack Help Guide week 3

Numicon shape tiles addition within 10



part whole model.docx

oi phonics game

cvc-word-building activity sheets (optional supplement to the phonics/literacy lessons)

Best wishes,

The Class 1 Team

A few optional ideas!

I’ve put together some activities that are on the website that parents found useful during the first lockdown. These are optional I just thought you might like some inspiration for some practical EYFS activities that you can enjoy together over the weeks to come. You may have come up with your own or spotted… Continue Reading

Using Tapestry – a guide for parents

Dear Parents,  Mrs Mc has prepared some instructions for how you can upload children’s work to Tapestry. Using Tapestry – A Guide for parents and carers As a school, we will be using Tapestry as our main means of setting work and communicating with parents during lockdown.  Here is a quick guide to its main… Continue Reading

School will be CLOSED to ALL children tomorrow

Dear Parents and Carers, Further to this evening’s announcement by the Prime Minister, our school will now be closed tomorrow to ALL pupils. Teachers will spend tomorrow putting ‘online learning’ into place as well as organising suitable provision for our Key Worker and Vulnerable children. We would like to thank you all for your patience… Continue Reading

Welcome to Term 2

Dear Parents & Carers We hope you have had a lovely week and taken some time to rest and relax.  This term we will be learning about celebrations, including Firework night, Diwali and Christmas.  Our focus story is ‘The Elves and the Shoemaker’ and the children will be learning a little Christmas story to perform… Continue Reading

Welcome to Class 1

Dear Parents/Carers It has been great to meet you all and our new Reception Class.  We are taking time to explore the classroom and get to know one another, as we are aware, it may have been a long time since some children have been in an ‘Early Years’ setting.   This term’s topic is ‘All… Continue Reading


Dear Parents and Carers, Please see the table below explaining the new ‘staggered’ start and finish times for each class group and how children should enter and leave the school. (Timings are slightly different for the first week back, where children are returning on a part-time basis for either the morning or afternoon.) The entrance… Continue Reading

Whole School Covid-19 Risk Assessment – September 2020

Dear Parents and carers,  We hope that everyone is enjoying the summer break and some of the lovely weather we are having.  September is fast approaching and we are working hard to get ready to open our doors to all children once again; we cannot wait to welcome you all back.  Below is our whole school… Continue Reading