Welcome to Percy Main Primary School

Welcome to Year 1

The staff you will meet in Year One are Mrs Tullock, Mrs Mohun and Mrs Whittle.

It is a big step from Reception to Key Stage 1 and we try to make it as welcoming and fun as possible.

Throughout the first term we follow a ‘transition period’ that echoes the learning styles of Reception, and they are gradually introduced to all of the routines of Key Stage 1.  We have small group phonic sessions that are based on the ‘Letters and Sounds’ programme, reading books and a weekly piece of homework that is based on the work we are covering in our topic.  We will also go on lots of visits to support our topic work.

We believe this approach ensures that your child feels secure, safe and confident and will have a fantastic time in Year 1.

Our Zoo

As part of our current learning experience looking at Wild Animals, we transformed our school grounds in to our very own zoo! 

We began by creating enclosures and safe areas to keep our animals. Then we worked collaboratively to draw and create an array of fantastic creatures to put in to our zoo. These included giraffes, dolphins, spiders, lions, butterflies, pandas and even a warthog! 

Our final task was to place all of theanimals in their enclosures, ensuring that had food, water and shelter.

We had a great day!

Visit our Gallery page to see even more photos!
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