School Games Gold
- Published: Tuesday, 13 December 2016 10:17
- Written by Administrator
In year 1, children are asked to be read with at least three times a week. In addition to this, they will also have challenge words to read and once they reach set 5, they will start to be sent home spellings. They will be tested on their spellings once a week. Challenge words will be checked fortnightly.
In January, we would like to begin our ‘Wizard Challenge Books’. These will be sent out on a Thursday and should be handed in the following Tuesday. We will set one piece of work based on learning that has taken place that week in either maths, English or theme. This should be able to be completed by the child but may require a little support from you.
Please ensure your child has the correct uniform for school and that all parts fit and are clearly labelled. Children should have their indoor and warm outdoor PE kit in school at all times
We will continue to hear children read regularly and ask that parents can read with their children as much as possible. Ideally this would be their reading book but we encourage other books to be read too. Reading and Spelling words will continue in the same format and we will begin our home learning, Wizard Challenge Books this term too. A parent mail will be sent out shortly.
Could you help?
We are always really grateful for any parent helpers that could offer some time to help us in class. Please also let a member of the Year 1 team know if you are able to help us with our themed learning in any way.