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Working Together To Be The Best We Can Be

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Hetts Lane Infant and Nursery School

Working Together To Be The Best We Can Be

Year 1

 

 

 

Working Together To Be The Best We Can Be

 

The Year 1 team would like to welcome you to our Year 1 page.

Here you will find lots of information about all the fun things Class 6 and Class 7 are learning about as well as homework and some useful information to support our learning.

 

Meet the teaching team.

Mrs. Hatton, Mrs. Boyle and Mrs. Matchett are pleased to be the teachers in Year 1 this year

supported by Mrs. French, Miss. Chambers and Mrs. Cook 

 

We are really looking forward to an exciting year working with the Year 1 children and parents/carers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Useful websites and resources to support 

learning at home.

This term our learning journey will be inspired by the painting

Surprised! Tiger in a Tropical Storm by Henri Rousseau.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Be a key word superstar.

Revise the keywords from last term.

Firstly can you read them all?

Next can you spell them all?

 

I, to, the, no, go, he, she, we, me,

be, was, my, you, they, her, said, so,

have, like, some, come, were, there, little,

one, all, are, do, when, out, what.

What will Class 7 look like in September? Come and take a look.

 

 

 

 

Come and take a look at Class 6. We can't wait to welcome you into our wonderful classroom!

 

 

We want your child to develop a love of reading.

It will make a huge difference to your child's progress if they read at home  and practise their keywords every day.

Why not...............

  • Read to them and talk about the pictures and what is happening in the story. 
  • Joining the library will enable your child to experience a wide range of different books.
  • Encourage your child to read labels when you are out and about.
  • Write little messages for your child to read.
  • Play I-Spy to develop phonic understanding.
  • Make your own books using photographs or pictures cut from magazines and add your own text.

Learning for week beginning 4.1.21

 

Literacy

This week we are focusing on a famous person called Quentin Blake. Have you ever heard of him? Take a look at the PDF below to find out more about this person and to see why he is famous. There is also an audio file below to listen to whist scrolling through the PDF. After looking at the PDF, there are some videos below about Quentin Blake, what an author is and about a young girl who is starting her career as an illustrator. 

 

 

 

Quentin Blake Audio to accompany PDF.mp3

 Videos

 

               

 

Tasks

1. Continue daily reading practice of our tricky words: I, to, the, no, go, he, she, we, me, be, was, my, you, they, her, said, so, have, like, some, come, were, there, little, one, all, are, do , when, out and what. Scroll down to the Home Learning for week beginning 14.12.20 as there are some tricky word songs and games to join in with if you haven't seen them already. Why not make your own tricky words flash cards? Or see how many of your tricky words you can spot within one of your favourite stories at home. 

 

2. Take a look at the picture below at some of Quentin's books. Which one would you want to buy from the shop and why?  Have a go at writing some words or a sentence to explain your thinking,  e.g If you decide on Up with Birds you might write "like birds" or "I would buy Up with Birds because the birds and balloons look funny." Don't worry if there are words you aren't sure how to spell just have a go. 

 

3. Take a look at the front cover and blurb (the bit of writing on the back of the book to explain a little bit about what the story is about). Make a prediction of what you think will happen in the story,

 

           

 

4. What would you ask Quentin Blake if you had chance to talk to him? Make a list of some of your questions. Don't forget that a question ends with a question mark instead of a full stop. E.g What is your favourite drawing? Do you wish you had ever done a different job?  

 

5. Our special person this week, Quentin, starts with "qu" sound, Make a list of al the words you know that begin with this sound you could draw pictures to match your words, 

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