St Mary's CE Primary School

A Caring, Christian, Community, Committed to Achievement

 

 Welcome to Bluebell Class

 

We have enjoyed getting to know our new classroom environment  inside and out, our friends we are learning with and adults who help us around school...

 

 

Our Learning:

Term 1:

This term Bluebell's class topic is ‘Under the Sea’.

Year 1 Topic Web Term 1

Reception Topic Web Term 1

Our School value is 'Community.'

Term 1 Home Learning

 

Our book of the term is: 

 

Term 2:

We are continuing to learn about ‘Under the Sea’.

Year 1 Topic Web Term 2

Reception Topic Web Term 2

Our School value is 'Compassion.'

Reading Challenge.docx

Home Learning Term 2.pdf 

 

Our book of the term is: 

Term 3:

Our topic is 'Red, Red, Red'.

Reception Term 3 Topic Web 

Year 1 Term 3 Topic Web

 Our School value is 'Curiosity.'

Home Learning Term 3 

Reading Challenge Term 3

 

Our books of the term are:    and 

 

Phonics:

 Here are the phonic's yearly overviews for Reception and Year 1. It is likely to change a bit but please feel free to use it as a guide. We will also write which sounds we are learning on the Bluebell class noticeboard.

Phonics Yearly Overview Year 1

Phonics Yearly Overview Reception

 

 

Buddies:

We continue to enjoy playing with our buddies at play times. Our buddies help us to find friends to play with and also help us with thinking up some new and exciting games...

 

Lunch:

Here's a reminder of our colour choices...

 

Red-Meat option

Green- Vegetarian

Yellow- Jacket potato with cheese or tuna filling

Blue- Cheese Sandwich

Orange-Ham sandwich

Purple- Tuna sandwich

Packed Lunch from home is also an option

 

PE

PE will continue to be on Mondays and Thursdays. Please ensure full PE kits are in school and that they are clearly labelled.

 

Here's a reminder of what we need...

Light blue t-shirt and Jumper, trainers, shorts, jogging bottoms.

 

Library

Library is on Friday afternoons with Mrs. Rose. Please continue to share books and hear your child read a home, preferably 5 times per week. You are welcome to change the sharing books daily. Feel free to talk to a teacher if you need support in doing this.

 

Spellings

After half term the Year 1 children will be bringing home spellings to learn each week. They will have an informal quiz on a Friday. The spellings will be a mix of 'tricky words' and words which contain the spelling sounds of the week. 

 

How to help with spellings

 

Term 3 Week 1 Tricky Words Practise 

Spellings 17.1.20 blue group

Spellings 17.1.20 orange group

Spellings 17.1.20 pink group

 

Spelling 24.1.20 blue

Spelling 24.1 20 pink

Spelling 24.1 20 orange

 

 

Helping at Home:

Don't forget that you can see all about our learning and our daily activities in school by checking your child’s ‘Interactive Learning Diary’ regularly and please do share your child’s learning at home on here too! We love to see the exciting learning experiences that take place out of school!

 

You may want to look at these links to help your child at home. They have some easy, exciting and practical activities to help with your child's learning. 

 

Early writing activities 

Helping you child with maths 

How to help with Spellings

Importance of Songs and Rhyme

Jolly Phonics Actions Sheet

Year 1 questions-for-reading-bookmark-question-cards 

Useful Phonics Websites

Educational Apps