Teachers: Miss Best and Mrs Carter
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Powell, Mrs Uddin and Mrs Williams
Autumn Term: Thursday and Monday
Children are encouraged to come to school wearing outdoor PE kit during the Coronavirus epidemic.
Weekly homework is given out which consolidates learning taken place in school. Children are given a paper copy of this each Friday and it is due the following Wednesday.
Additional homework may also be added to Google Classroom. All children have been given log in details. Please speak to your child’s teacher or contact school if you have any difficulties logging on.
Click the following link to access Google Classroom: https://classroom.google.com
Children in Year 1 are encouraged to bring their reading books and Reading/Spelling Record into school daily.
Reading books will be changed once records are signed that the book has been read.
Spellings will be given out each Monday.
Children with ‘Teach Your Monster to Read’ log in details are encouraged to access this for 20 minutes daily.
National Assessments: Phonics Screening Check
The check usually takes place in June when children are in Year 1. Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, this will take place in the autumn term of Year 2 this academic year.
For this assessment, children will read 40 words out loud to a teacher. Parents will find out how their child did before the end of the summer term.
If your child does not achieve the pass score, they will re-sit the assessment near the end of Year 2.
National Assessments: Teacher Assessments
To support teacher assessment, Year 2 will complete the following Key Stage 1 tests:
English grammar, punctuation and spelling
These assessments will be carried out during the month of May and parents will receive a report of the teacher assessed results by the end of the summer term.