Kirkstall St. Stephen’s C of E (Voluntary Aided) Primary School

Year 1

Welcome to Year 1

Year 1 is an exciting time where children move from an entirely play based curriculum to continuous provision with guided table work, to independent work planned around their interests. Here is an overview of our topics this year. Here is a simplified overview of the coverage for each term.

Term

Topic

English

Maths

Science

Autumn 1

Who I am & where I live

Stories with repeating patterns

 

Stories with a familiar setting

 

Labels, lists and signs

Place Value 0-10

 

Addition & subtraction

 

Seasonal changes: Autumn and Winter

Autumn 2

Celebrations

Information texts

 

Repetition and rhyme

Shape

 

Place value 11-20

Everyday Materials

Spring 1

Frozen Planet

Traditional tales

 

Information texts

 

Instructions

Addition and subtraction

 

Place value (withi 50)

Scientists & Inventors

Spring 2

Animals, habitats and homes

Letters

 

Poems

 

Information texts

Length & height

 

Weight & volume

Animals Including humans

Summer 1

Africa

Reports

 

Longer stories

 

 

Multiplication & division

 

Fractions

 

Place value (within 100)

Seasonal Changes: Spring & summer

Summer 2

Islands and Seas

Letters and descriptions

 

Fairy stories

Money

 

Time

 

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of
all children, and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.