​Sir Edmund Hillary Primary School




            Meet the Team            

Mrs Bates - 1B Class Teacher

Mr Handley - 1H Class Teacher

Miss Booth - TA

Mrs Darker - TA

Mrs Arrand-Lacey - TA

Mrs Hardy - TA

Mrs Wright - TA

Mrs Goy - TA

Mrs Smith - TA

Mrs Cains - TA

Mrs Traczykowski - KS1 co-ordinator

            Year 1 Curriculum            

Spelling Bee - Autumn 2

Curriculum Mind-maps

What we've been up to in Year One...


Bright Lights,

    Big City!     

This half-term our topic is

Bright Lights, Big City!


In Maths we are learning about:

  • Naming positions (1st, 2nd..)
  • Numbers to 40
  • Addition and Subtraction


We will be writing recounts of our royal tea party with the Queen!

We will be learning how to record facts about the Great Fire of London and writing our own adventure diaries too!


In Science we are learning about materials and discovering what the buildings were made from during the Great Fire. 


In Art and D.T we will be creating our own Great Fire of London models and designing and baking our own bread!


In History we will be learning about significant events and individuals such as Guy Fawkes and Samuel Pepys. 


In P.E we will be developing our gross motor skills whilst playing a variety of class games. 




            Useful Information            


Year 1 Nativity - Monday 16th December

KS1 Christmas Party - Tuesday 17th December

Christingle - Thursday 19th December



PE is on Wednesday this half term.

Please ensure your child has a white t-shirt, dark shorts, jumper and trainers.


Please see the sheet in the front of your child's homework book.  Complete a range of challenges with your child and return the book by Friday 13th December.  


Reading books will be changed every Thursday.  Please write in your child's diary each time they read at home so they can earn reading points! 

Spelling test

Spelling tests will be every Monday this half-term. 


              Useful Websites              

Click on the links below to access the website

             Our Great Fire of London!        

Worksop Firefighters came to visit Year One!
Worksop Firefighters came to visit Year One!