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Andover Church of England Primary School

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Year 1

Welcome to Year 1

 

Mrs Morrison is the Sycamore Class teacher and Mrs Radcliffe is our learning support assistant. 

 

Jenny helps us throughout the week.

 

 

We hope that you are managing well through these times.  I will keep updating the page with work, updating MyMaths and Bug Club so that you always have work for your child.  I am always available to chat via email, phone or Zoom- just let me know if you would like me to.   Either Mrs Radcliffe or I will try to phone you at some point every week so if you have an unknown number it may be us! 

The Year 1 home learning packs can be found by clicking on the stars.

You can also log in to Bug Club and My Maths to read books, answer questions and solve maths problems.

 

Bug Club: https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/login?c=0

MyMaths: https://www.mymaths.co.uk/

If you are struggling with passwords please contact me using the form below or for how to log on please visit:

https://www.andover-pri.hants.sch.uk/my-maths-nessy-and-bug-club-how-to-videos/

 

If you have any other queries or would like any support please contact the office.

 

Thanks for your support 

 

Mrs Morrison

Home Learning Contact

If you require support with your child's learning, want to show some work off or if your child just wants to say hello, then please contact me using the form below:

Websites to assist home learning in Year 1.

The question for Spring 2 is... Is anyone out there? We will be looking to encourage children to check their own work for capitals, spaces and full stops.  We will also be looking at exclamation marks and question marks!  

 

On Tuesday afternoon, children will have PE and then come home in their PE kits with ther unifroms in their PE kit bag.Children are expected to come into school on Friday wearing their PE kits.  They will need to bring their PE kit bag with their unifrom inside so that they can get changed again after their lesson and before lunch.  Lunchtime can be messy! 

Phonic sounds your child should know- please check regularly and just ask if you would like to know how to better support your child at home.

Phonic sounds your child should know- please check regularly and just ask if you would like to know how to better support your child at home. 1
Phonic sounds your child should know- please check regularly and just ask if you would like to know how to better support your child at home. 2

Phonics

 

Phonics is of great importance in Year 1.  We build on the phase 3 and 4 sounds taught in Year R, learning phase 5 and mastering blending with fluency.  The children will be able to read both real words and made up words, adding sound buttons to identify the different sounds in the words. 

 

I can't recommend watching Mr Thorne Does Phonics on YouTube highly enough.  It will enable you to ensure your child is correctly saying the sounds as well as reinforcing their learning.  For a fun, interactive website that echoes the games played in school to make learning fun I would suggest PhonicsPlay.   Teach Your Monster To Read is another great site, as is Phonicsbloom.

 

Mr Thorne- https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLqh11DN6jmbC-OTx1N8jpEo6uCTeTDszR

PhonicsPlay- https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/member-only/Phase3Menu.htm

https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/

https://www.phonicsbloom.com/

 

 

Please see examples of sound buttons alongside the different phase sounds mats at the bottom of this page.

 

Years R and 1 complete the Winter Reading Challenge

Adding Sound Buttons

Adding Sound Buttons 1
Adding Sound Buttons 2
Adding Sound Buttons 3
Adding Sound Buttons 4
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