Sunflowers- Year 1


Welcome to Sunflowers Class!

Helianthus - WikipediaLook at our timetable to see what learning looks like in Sunflowers class.




General reminder

Children should bring a water bottle to school daily- they are welcome to drink water throughout the day (no juice or fizzy drinks, thank you)

It is important to bring your reading book into school daily- they will be rewarded for bringing books into school. Books will be changed on a Monday and a Thursday if they have read at home.

PE is on a Wednesday- please wear the suitable PE wear- we are going to start going outside for PE so please bring a jacket.

Children should bring a jacket or a coat even if it is warm in the morning.



Learning this half term

Phonics: In phonics we are all working hard in the correct reading/ phonics groups. If you would like to know what band your child is working on, please ask on Seesaw or at the end of the day.

Speedy sounds lessons: In the afternoons we split into two Phonics groups, one group is recapping Set 2 sounds and the other group are working hard to recap Set 1 sounds.

Maths: In Maths we are working in place value to 50. We are also working hard to learning number bonds to 20 from our memory.

In Maths Blast we are working on recognising 2d shapes and understanding their properties.

Wider Curriculum: In Wider Curriculum we are learning about Paws, Claws and Whiskers.

Paws, Claws and Whiskers subject knowledge mat.

Isolation- please complete the work on this page for your first day of isolation, your work for following days will be uploaded onto SeeSaw

If you are isolating at home or shielding please complete the activity below on day one and then on day the other days please complete the activities set on Seesaw.

Set 1 sounds:

Set 2 sounds:

Set 3 sounds:

Here you can find reading books that match your child’s book band. If you are unsure of your child’s reading band, please message Miss Williams on Seesaw.


Ask for your child’s book band level if you are not sure.




English for home -learning-  write sentences to match the picture.

Maths for home-learning- work out the amounts and write them in.

Day 2 and after- head over the SeeSaw for home-learning.

If you have any questions please feel free to ask at the end of the day or message on Seesaw.

Thank you

Miss Williams (Class teacher) and Miss Ahmed (class teaching assistant)

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