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  Welcome to Year 1   

Welcome to the Year 1 web page! This will be updated throughout the year with information relating to our class curriculum along with news, updates and photographs of the exciting things that we have been doing.

Our Team

Teachers:  Liz Newman (Monday to Wednesday)

                    Debra Maksymiu (Thursday and Friday)

Teaching Assistant: Mollie Clay and Emma Jordan



Here is some of the wonderful work we completed in our Toys and Games topic!

History of Toys and Games workshop at school delivered by The Oxfordshire Museum.




Art work inspired by Andy Warhol. We did repeat printing using poly tiles.



We made some these robot collages using lots of different kinds of paper and card.




We used recycled materials to create these wonderful robot sculptures!



Autumn trees



In DT we sewed these beautiful autumn leaves and made hand puppets




In science we have been investigating the properties of some different materials.



We carried out lots of science investigations!

 Which material is best for an umbrella?



Which paper makes the best flower?




Which paper is the best for wrapping a parcel?


Which fabric is best to make curtains?



 We have been reading and writing about stories based on lost toys. 

Knuffle Bunny





Thought Bubbles

Lost posters!


The children wrote their own Lost Toy Stories





Poetry writing


Instruction writing.



Recount writing for International Day



year 1 spring newsletter 2024 docx.pdf