Harvington C of E First and Nursery School

‘Together we love, learn and grow’

Year 1

Class Teacher- Mrs Brown

Teaching Assistant- Mrs Clark

PTFA- Mrs Buckley

Class Governor- Mr Davies

This half term we will be learning...


What changes do seasons bring?


We are going to be learning about what changes during the different seasons. We will be looking at seasonal and daily weather patterns and be taking part in lots of outdoor learning! 


Click on the picture below to find out more about seasons. 



Can you name the four seasons?

Describe what happens in Autumn?

Which is your favourite season and why?

What clothes would you wear in Winter?




Seasons, Autumn, Winter, Spring, Summer and weather.


Important information


For the first term Year 1 will not have homework. Please ensure you read with your child every day and record this in the yellow message book. 


Please make sure your child has a named PE kit, painting apron, water bottle, reading book and message book in school every day. Message books will be checked daily. 


PE will take place on a Wednesday and Friday.

Forest school will take place on a Thursday.




For the first few weeks we will be recapping phase three and four sounds and words. 


How many phase 3 sounds can you say? Remember to use them in your writing! 


Click on the picture below to practise reading phase 3 words.



Although we do not have set spellings, if your child would like to practise reading our writing, these are the words that we will be focusing on within our phonic sessions. 



Welcome to Year 1

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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. 



Our inspirational person is.....




Why is Joseph inspiring?

Which of our school values does he show?

Can you think of a time when you have shown the same values as Joseph?