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St. James' CE Primary School

Welcome to Year 1

Science Museum

Year 1 will be going to the Science Museum on the 13th of November as part of learning about our space topic. If you would like to come along and help on this day then please speak to Miss Hibberd and Mr Lucas.




The spellings this week are:

says          white

dolphin          cream

are          what

there          out

this          have


Horniman Museum

Year 1 will be going to the Horniman Museum on Friday, 13th October to extend some of our learning in science. Packed lunches will be provided by school but please make sure you bring your child to school on time as we will be leaving at 9.30. We will be travelling by underground - if you would like to come along and help with supervision please talk to Miss Hibberd or Mr Lucas.


Here is a breakdown of what we will be covering in each topic over the coming term:


Our topic this term is 'Dinosaurs' - here are some of the books we will be looking at to inspire our writing:


P.E. is on a Tuesday morning for both 1 Italy and 1 Germany. Please bring your child into school in school uniform as normal and they will get changed into their P.E. kit before the lesson. 


Homework will be given out on a Wednesday and should be brought back in the following Monday. This will consist of:

Spellings (differentiated - 5 or 10)

Maths (a worksheet based on what we are covering that week)

Reading every night (please remember to fill in reading journals)