Harvington C of E First and Nursery School

‘Together we love, learn and grow’

Year 1

Class Teacher- Mrs Cooper

Teaching Assistants- Mrs Roebuck, Miss Boyle, Miss Cockle, Mrs Oldham

PTFA- Mrs Creeber and Mrs Whitehouse

Class Governor- Mr Davies

Long Term Overview

General Information

Each day please bring a drinks bottle and your book bag.

Our PE days are a Thursday and Friday-if you bring your PE kit into school you can leave it at school and we'll send it home when it needs washing.

On a Thursday we have forest school-you don't need any special clothes, just make sure you bring a coat, hat and gloves if it is cold or a sunhat if it is sunny!



Please follow the link below to view the graphemes and spelling rules we will be learning in year one this year. 

Harder to read and spell words that we are learning to use independently within our writing:


This half term we will be learning about Easter and why it is important to Christians. 

-What do you do to celebrate Easter?

-What do Christians do to celebrate Easter?

-What symbols do you think of when you hear the word Easter?



This half term we will be looking at the seven continents and five oceans of the world. 

-Which animals do you think like to live in hot countries?

-Which animals do you think live in cold countries?

-How many countries do you think are in the world?




This half term in Science we will be learning about animal groupings. We will be focusing on mammals, fish, birds, reptiles and amphibians. Follow the link below to access some videos and games. 

Our Class Author is....


David McKee.       


Do you already know some of his books? 


Click on the picture below to hear David McKee read an Elmer story.