Our transition booklet below will answer all of your questions about the curriculum in Year 1 and what is expected by teachers as a whole. If you have any further questions about how you can support your child with the transition from EYFS to KS1, please speak to your child's class teacher and they will be more than happy to help
Spring Term Topic
’A long time ago’
, why it is important and why we learn about the past. The children will be comparing and describing different objects and artefacts from the past. Also the children will learn about significant events that have happened in the past that have helped to shape the world that they live in today.
Year 1's Big Questions
1. How do we know about the past if we cannot remember?
2. Why have objects changed over time?
3. What would it be like to have dinosaurs living in today's world?
Writing is a fantastic way for children to express their thoughts, creativity and uniqueness.
It is also an essential way in which children learn to organise ideas and to help them become better readers.
The pdf document attached below is a helpful tool for parents and carers to use at home to help their children's writing progress and develop even further.
The activities suggested in the booklet can be used and applied across all year groups, not just in Year 1.