Year 1

Welcome to Year 1, here you will find all of the information about our year group, as well as seeing highlights of things that we have done.

Muhammad Class – Ms Mehbuba

Mardini Class – Ms Wadud

Curriculum Newsletter

Each term we send out a newsletter with information about what will be happening in Year 1 this term.

Homework Expectations

Here are the homework expectations at Thomas Buxton Primary School.

Homework - Pick and Mix

The teaching staff have selected some activities that will support your child with their learning this term and encourage them to become independent learners. Please make time to choose and do some of these activities with your child throughout the term.

Homework - Pupil Enrichment Passport

Activities can be completed at home and then shared at the termly Pick and Mix exhibitions.

Homework - Recommended Reading List

Homework - Spellings

Homework - Maths

These should be practiced daily at home so that children know these facts fluently.

Calculation Guides

These guides explain the basics numeracy tools that are used throughout the children's school life.

Calculation Policy - Addition and Subtraction

Calculation Policy - Mental Calculation Strategies

Calculation Policy - Multiplication and Division


In Key Stage 1 we learn how to read, write and spell through the Read Write Inc. programme. Take a look at our YouTube page to watch some Read Write Inc. sessions that our teachers have created to help you with your online learning.

Home Learning Links

The websites will help you learn at home. If you'd like more suggestions for websites which provide useful support and resources you'll find them on our Links page.

Year 1 Highlights