Year 1 Blog
16 February 2024
Dear parents and carers, We cannot believe that we have already reached another half-term. This term has been full of wonderful learning including science experiments, storytelling, Shakespeare week...
9 February 2024
Dear parents and carers, We are so proud of our Year One children, they have had another brilliant week! They all continue to immerse themselves into all things...
2 February 2024
Dear parents and carers, Year 1 children have had yet another fantastic week! Our children continue to expand their knowledge about the Great Fire of London in 1666...
Phonics & Reading
Children in Reception follow the phonics programme SoundsWrite:
Downloadable phonics bookmarks
Below you will find a range of websites and links that can support the development of children’s reading skills at home.
Our English curriculum at UCPS follows the national curriculum guidelines and encompasses Grammar, Punctuation, Handwriting, Spelling and Composition. The expectations for Year 1 writing can be found here.
Below you will find a range of websites and links that can support consolidation of the Year 1 English curriculum at home.
Grammar & Punctuation
Writing & Genres
Children can access the maths platform Numbots using their assigned login and password to practice their number fluency.
Number & Place Value
Addition & Subtraction
Multiplication & Division
Properties of Shape
Position & Direction