Our Year 1 pupils share their class with their friends in Reception, led by class teacher Mrs Wilson.
We find this the ideal way of transitioning pupils away from the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework of our Reception Class and onto the ‘National Curriculum for Primary Schools’, which they will then follow for the rest of their school career.
While our Year 1 pupils will still continue to access the superb areas of provision open to our Reception friends, they will also start to work in a slightly more 'focused' manner. This will include more adult led activity, which while still very much 'practical' will often have a more structured approach or set outcome.
Our Long Term Plan for 2021/2022 in Year 1 looks like this -