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Welcome to Year 1!

Our aim in Y1 is to ensure children have a happy, smooth and successful transition from the Foundation Stage into Key Stage One. The Y1 curriculum builds upon and extends children’s experiences in F2. Creativity in learning is very important and we create lots of fun challenges for the children to explore independently as part of our continuous provision within class. Children are steadily introduced to more formal learning and they remain motivated and challenged through a range of exciting topics based around their own interests - for example some of our learning themes this year are ‘Pirates’, ‘Animals’ and ‘Superheroes’!

Thank you for coming to visit our blog! We will be continually updating it so please come back soon to find out more about all the exciting things we have been up to, what the children have been learning and to take a look at their fantastic work!

Year 1 Team.

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    07 May 2020

    Covid-19 Wellbeing Resources

    Sheffield Children & Adolescents' Mental Health Service (CAMHS) has distributed helpful resources to support wellbeing during the current Covid-19 situation. To see the resource pack for parents and carers click here; to see the resource pack for children click here.

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    27 Apr 2020

    Home Learning Links Update

    Please click here for an updated school list of really useful online home learning links for your child. In addition, the DfE are now posting daily online phonics activities for use at home - click here for more information.

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    11 Apr 2020

    Child-Friendly Covid19 Book to Share

    The school's partners at Sheffield Healthy Minds have distributed a child-friendly e-book about Covid19 (click here), written by medical professionals and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, to share with your child at an appropriate level should you wish.


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    27 Mar 2020

    Home Learning Links and Information

    During the current period of school closure, the school will be working with Sheffield Children's University (see the 'Extra-Curricular' tab under 'Parent Info') to signpost online learning materials, and will also be emailing home learning activities and other information directly to yourselves as F2 parents and carers to support your child's learning at home.

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    18 Oct 2019


    As you know, our Y1 Learning Theme this half-term has been Super-Heroes!  As you can see, we had a great Super-Hero day as part of the fun here in school...




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