Year 1

November 2018

Here are some handy phonics games to help with learning

Phase 3 phonics games

Phase 4 phonics games

In Maths we have been looking at counting in 2s, 5s and 10s. We have found a couple of games that could hopefully help your child improve their skills at home.

Practise counting in 2s


Practise counting in 5s


Practise counting in 10s

Yr1 are practising reading French words that contain the a, e and i sounds. They love singing the a, e, i, o u song, “la valse de l’automne” and “Aux Champs-Élysées” with great gusto. They explored primary and secondary colours through the book “trois souris peintres” and painting themselves. They also discovered determiner “le” and “la” in front of French nouns and loved making a bleuet/coquelicot broach they are going to wear for remembrance services.

All resources mentioned above are

You can find Mme Chadier’s presentation of 8th November here.


October 2018

Yr1 are really enjoying our exploration of Paris and learning all about the monuments like la tour Eiffel, la cathédrale Notre-Dame both near the Seine. They love the soundtrack of the filmed animation “ A monster in Paris” (U): and next they will learn the famous Joe Dassin song:

So far they have learned to colour code the a and e vowels to pronounce them in a French way and are recognising key sentences by reading them globally.


The presentation is below.

Curriculum evening powerpoint presentation – 19 September 2018

Phonics and Reading powerpoint presentation – 04 October 2018 

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