Year 1

The Year 1 team are: 

Sparrow Class

Teacher - Jolanta

Teaching Assistant - Muneeba

Swallow Class

Teacher - Shianne

Teaching Assistant - Zeheira 

Wren Class

Teacher - Christina

Teaching Assistants - Jacqui and Irram





 Year 1 Curriculum Coverage

Year 1 Curriculum Coverage


Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2


Me, Myself and I

Toys & Games

Planes, Trains and Automobiles




Art and Design Self Portraits    Drawing & Painting

            Mobile             Alexander Calder sculpture/ Kinetic art

Observational drawing/collage  Matisse paper cut- outs               Textiles              Collage, basic stitches
Computing Create an interactive domestic life timeline Sort toys and add voice recording explanations Code  beebots to navigate both on and off the screen Create your own comic strip version of a story  Create an interactive comic strip and a simple animation of the lifecycle of a plant  Create a  pirate movie
Design Technology --- ---

                                                        Design and make        Car building -   woodwork

Cooking: Healthy snacks --- ---
Geography Using maps, atlas and globes to identify the UK and the local area --- Devise simple maps using basic symbols in a key Understand and draw plans of castles Explore seasonal and daily weather patterns in the UK Using maps, atlas and globes to identify the UK and its place in the world
History Changes from living memory - family history Changes from living memory - toy timelines Changes from living memory- car timelines Events from beyond living memory - life in a castle  --- ---
PE Gymnastics Games Dance Ball games Striking and fielding Athletics
PSHE Healthy relationships Healthy lifestyles Safety and risk Feelings and emotions Citizenship and environment  Valuing differences
RE Who is a Christian and what do they believe? What is Christmas? What makes some places sacred? What is Easter? What does it mean to belong to a faith community? How do we care for others and our world?
Science Animals including humans - The human body Materials and properties  Materials and properties  Animals including humans Plants Materials and properties 


Year 1 Topic Overviews


Year 1 Autumn 1 Topic Overview - Me, Myself and I

Year 1 Autumn 2 Topic Overview - Toys and Games

Year 1 Summer 1 Topic Overview - Plantastic

Year 1 Summer 2 Topic Overview - Pirates