St Michael with St John CE Primary School

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Year 1 Butterflies

Welcome to Butterflies!


Our class teacher is Miss Sharples and our Higher Level Teaching Assistant is Mrs Heal.


We are so excited to learn new things this term and truly blossom into beautiful butterflies!






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The exciting time of Autumn 1...


Our value for this half term is ... Compassion

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English - This half term we will be looking at stories about Penguins, Possums and Ponies. This block consists of three English units:

  • Stories with familiar settings
  • Non-chronological reports
  • Poems on a theme

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Maths - Please see the document below to view our Maths objectives. They are broken down into half termly objectives so please view Autumn 1 for our learning this half term. If you would like any support with understanding this document please come and see Miss O'Toole. She is always happy to help!


Watch this space to view our most recent work in Maths!


Science - We will follow the theme of Penguins, Possums and Ponies and look at different animals across the world and what they need to survive. We will investigate and compare these animals and talk about the similarities and differences.


Geography - We will be able to name and locate the world's 7 continents and we will learn this through song. We will be looking at hot and cold places in the world and using maps, globes and the amazing internet to do our own research. We will even be able to tell you about physical and human features of our world. How clever are we!

Weekly Spellings

The first 100 high frequency words plus words from your child's phonic phase.

Websites to support our learning:

Letters and Sounds

To help your child with their letter sounds please follow the link below. You will be able to hear the letter sound and sing the phonics songs.


Scroll to the bottom of the page to "Interactive Phonics Presentation"

Remember there are lots of fun learning activities in the kids zone!