Iver Heath

Nurturing happy, healthy, confident learners in a safe, rich learning environment

  • 'Thank you for all the guidance and support you have given our daughter. You have really instilled a lot of confidence in her!'
  • 'Words cannot express how grateful my husband and I are to all the staff for the hours of dedication and support that you have given our son throughout his time at the school!' (Parent)
  • 'Our daughter thoroughly enjoyed her experiences during her Forest School sessions and we enjoyed listening to her excited stories afterwards!'
  • 'Thank you for all your hard work, care and never ending support'.
  • 'Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all' Aristotle
  • 'It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression' Albert Einstein
  • 'Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire' WB Yeats
  • 'Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world' Nelson Mandela

Nightingales - Year One Class

 Week beginning 8th January

This week we have taken part in a whole school technology week focusing on the story of 'The Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch' by Ronda Armitage. The children have done lots of technology based activities such as making sandwiches. Please come and see what they have been doing on Monday between 3 and 3.30 pm.

Homework

Please click on the links below for Year 1 spellings for 18/1/18.

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Maths home challenge:

Have fun practising learning to read number words to 5, 10 and then onto 20!

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/teddy-numbers

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/earlymath/fruitShootNumbersWords.htm

PE

Nightingales have PE on Wednesdays. Please ensure your child has their full PE kit, including plimsolls and that everything is labelled clearly with their name.

Library

Nightingales visit the school library on Mondays. Please return the book when you have read it so that your child may choose a new book.

Discovery website

As a school we have subscribed to the Discovery Education website. There are lots of amazing resources and activities on the site for you to access with your child. 

Click here to go to the Discovery Education website.

Curriculum Links

For the Year One long term plan, please click here

 

To see the end of year expectations for Year One, please click here.

 

Please click here to see the flow chart for the first half of the spring term.

 

Please click here for a list of websites and resources that you can use to help your child with their learning.

 

Grammar: Please click here for a parents' guide to Grammar to help you understand the grammatical concepts that your child will be learning from Year 1 to Year 6. 

 

Click here for the list of Year 1 common exception words that the children are expected to be able to read and write by the end of Year 1.