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Great playing after only a few lesson!
Friday 30th November – Mufti Day!!! We are holding this event in aid of the Brackley Round Table Santa Float. Children are invited to wear mufti on this day to assist fund raising efforts for the new float. Please bring in £1 to take part.
A huge thanks to everyone for all of your contributions to @BBCCiN on Friday. All of your efforts have helped us to raise an incredible £1455 for Children in Need! A special thanks you to Mrs Castle and School Council for all of their hard work.
We are very pleased to have the individual and sibling school photos back from The School Photography Company. Please ensure that your completed order and money are returned to us by Friday 23rd November.
🎅🎅🎅 Last few spaces left to see Santa when he visits Bracken Leas! (Don’t worry if you’ve lost the form we just need £5 per child in an envelope, with the names and ages/ classes of the children).🎅🎅🎅
🎅 There are still spaces to visit Santa 🎅 on Dec 14th, organised by @FriendsOfBLeas. If you’ve not returned your slip it’s not too late- we will accept them for the next couple of days until we reach our limit x
4 The Aviary are having a wonderful afternoon coding.
Our bring and buy sale for @BBCCiN has begun!
Thanks to everyone for supporting our @BBCCiN bake sale this morning. Everyone enjoyed a cake and there was even an opportunity for seconds!
Don’t forget to send in your entry next week. Closing date is Friday 23rd Nov.
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Welcome to Year 1

We have two classes in year 1, The Sett and The Burrow. They are taught by Mrs Smith and Mrs Porter who are supported by Mrs Strong, Mrs Alderman, Mrs Vallis, Mrs Tudhope and Mrs Fisher(PPA).

Our PE Days are Monday/Friday. Please ensure that your child has a correctly named indoor/outdoor PE kit available for both days. Our Library Day is TBC.

Year 1 Newsletters

In this section you will find the latest copy of our Year Group Newsletter.

Y1 Autumn 1 Newsletter

Y1 Autumn 2 Newsletter

Year 1 Curriculum

All about me
Barnaby Bear goes to LondonHealthy Eating, Little Red Riding Hood &
Animal Habitats
Sparkle & ShineCastlesPlant hunt & Jack and the beanstalk

Year 1 Maths

National Curriculum for Maths Year 1
Number and Place Value

To count to and across 100, forwards and backwards, starting with 0,1 or any given number.

Count, write & read numbers to 100 in numerals.

Count in multiples of 2,5,10.

To identify one more or one less than a given number.

Identify and represent numbers using objects and pictorial representations including number lines.

Use the language of: equal to, more than, less than, most and least.

Read and write numbers from 1-20 in words and numerals.

Recognise, find and name a half as one of two equal parts of an object, shape or quantity.

Recognise, find and name a quarter as one of four equal parts of an object, shape or quantity.
Geometry: Properties of Shape

Recognise and name common 2D and 3D shapes as follows:

2D: rectangles, squares, circles and triangles

3D: cuboids, cubes, pyramids and spheres
Geometry: Position and Direction

Describe position, directions and movements, including half, quarter and three quarter turns
Addition and Subtraction

Read, write and interpret mathematical statements involving addition(+), subtraction (-) and equals (=) sign.

Represent and use number bonds and related subtraction facts within 20.

Add and subtract 1 and 2 digit numbers to 20, including 0.

Solve one-step problems that involve addition and subtraction, using objects and pictorial representations.

Solve missing number problems such as 11=8+?
Multiplication and Division

Solve one-step problems involving multiplication and division, calculating the answer using objects, pictorial representations and arrays with teach support
Compare, describe and solve practical problems for:
- Lengths and heights
- Mass/Weight
- Capacity and Volume
- Time

Measure and begin to record:
- Lengths and heights
- Mass/Weight
- Capacity and Volume
- Time

Recognise and know the value of different denominations of notes and coin.

Sequence events in chronological order using language e.g. morning ,tomorrow, after, next.

Recognise and use language relating to dates including the days of the weeks, weeks, months and years.

Tell the time to the hour and half past the hour and draw the faces on a clock to represent this.


No statutory content for Year 1

Useful Resources

Year 1 Maths activities at home

Quick Links

Click here to go to the year 1 homework page
Click here to see a useful list of websites and apps for Year 1