Year 1 - Elm


Welcome to our Year One class page - Mrs. Warbrick and Mrs. Plant


Teaching Assistant - Miss Mannion

Welcome Back!


A warm welcome back to the first half of the Summer Term of Year One. We hope you and your families have enjoyed a lovely Easter break.  . 


Please take time to look at Twitter / X where we will show you the learning and experiences taking place. Please do not hesitate to contact us on should you have any queries.

Year 1 What are we learning this year?

Curriculum - Summer 1



Texts -The snail and the Whale (fiction) Whales (non-fiction)

We will be using these texts to write setting descriptions and non-chronological reports


ELS phonics is taught on a daily basis



Multiplication and division


Position and direction



Holidays and Holy Days - Pentecost the feast of the Holy Spirit

Being Sorry - God helps us to choose well


This half term's value is JOY



Animals including humans


Geography :

Geography of Chorlton - Chorlton v Pointe a Pierre

Continents and oceans



Digital writing



Art of the Savannah



Living in the wider world

What are class rules? (British Values)

Where does our money come from?

What is the environment?

These are also linked to our Rights Respecting Curriculum.



Dancing and drawing to Nautilus


Further Information:


  • Our PE days are Thursday and Friday. 

Please wear your PE kit to school on a Thursday and a Friday. 

On Friday please wear navy blue shorts and school PE t-shirt as we will be doing Gymnastics            in the Hall and on a Thursday, PE will be outside so warmer clothes (tracksuit bottoms) might be needed. 

  • Reading books will be sent home on a Friday and please return them to school the following Thursday. 
  • Please can you label everything (including water bottles, PE kit, even shoes!) 
  • The gates are open from 8.45am, you can leave your child with the class teacher from then and the day starts promptly at 8.55am. Home time is 3.30pm. 


Best Wishes


The Year 1 Team