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Trying your Best Equals Success If you Believe you will Achieve

Trying your Best Equals Success
If you Believe you will Achieve

Year 1




Chestnut Class - Mrs Veale

Beech Class - Miss Bryan



Our topic this term is "Pre-historic Life". 

Year 1 PE day will be on a Thursday starting on the week beginning 20th March 2023 to facilitate other year groups having the specialist coaching on a Wednesday that we have enjoyed for the past 4 weeks.

Please remember to bring your kits in for Thursdays.

Important information



Alongside daily reading and Bug Club (see link below) we will ask you to complete a weekly page from your CGP Mental Workout maths books. In addition to this, we would also like you to complete the two page workout in the English CGP workbooks. This will be handed out on a Friday and should be returned for Wednesday for marking. 


Click here for tutorial videos for support with accessing Bug Club Phonics and reading.

Beech and Chestnut class have PE on a Wednesday.

Children need to wear their PE kit to school for the day. This includes black shorts, joggers or leggings, a red t-shirt and a pair of plimsolls or trainers. Please ensure your child has no earrings in and that long hair is tied back on this day.



Chestnut class have swimming on a Tuesday afternoon.

Beech class have swimming on Friday Morning.

Children need to have a swimsuit or swimming trunks and a towel. Goggles are optional. All children MUST have a swimming hat. Hats are available to purchase from the office for £1.50.


Please ensure your child's name is on all items of clothing.


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