Y1 Blog Activities

07 May 2021
The children in Year 1 have been thinking about what you can find in a church. We labelled parts of a church and we generated questions to ask Reverend David when we visit. We tried to use question words and think of a range of th...
06 March 2021
This week the children in Y1 have been making their very own gingerbread houses from the story of Hansel and Gretel. Here are some of the pictures of the children who have had a go at recreating them whilst they have been at home. They all look ...
29 January 2021
It has been another week of amazing home learning from our Y1 children this week! We are all so impressed. Here is a small selection of the fantastic pieces we have received so far. There were far too many to choose from ⭐...
24 January 2021
Click on the file of the colour band that your child reads at home to download this weeks eBook and resources. File Name: PINK---Big-Bad-Bug File Size: 699 kb Download File File Name: RED---Quiz File Size: 386 kb Download File File Name: YELLOW---Lee...
08 January 2021
Here is a booklet full of phase 4 phonics activates for your child to complete additional phonics home learning.  File Name: Week-2-Phase-4-phonics-activity-bookle_20210108-154135_1 File Size: 1.6 mb Download File...
05 January 2021
Please see attached this weeks Learning from home. All year 1 parents will be receiving video guidance via email explaining these activities and how to best support your child with their learning. If you do not receive this email please con...
24 November 2020
 Please see the link to the British Red Cross Kindness Calendar and activities. The kindness calendar runs through December- can you do something kind everyday? There are also other winter activities.  Click here to access it. Share wh...
17 July 2020
CLICK HERE to be taken to an exciting Early Years music project that is happening this week by Concerteenies.  Featuring top professional musicians from around the world and lots of wonderful young people, these 24 short, inspirational and ...
17 July 2020
CLICK HERE for the last "Music at Home" for this term from Sheffield Music Hub.  I hope everyone has a lovely and relaxing summer holidays,   Happy music making!...
10 July 2020
CLICK HERE to be taken to this week's instalment of great home learning ideas and signposts from Sheffield Music Hub.  If you've enjoyed doing a bit of drumming during lockdown, there's a great link to a drumming project called Katumba, fre...
09 July 2020
CLICK HERE to see the BBC Philharmonic's latest lockdown video.  You can see all the instruments of the orchestra, how they are played and what they each sound like in this fun video.  With an adult, answer these questions: QUESTION:  ...
07 July 2020
This year's fantastic Festival of Fun has over 75 exciting and FREE activities for children and young people. To ensure social distancing is maintained, most of our activities are home-based whilst others are self guided walks or trails but we're sur...

Literacy Links

KS2LiteracyKey Stage 2 Literacy

PhonicsPlayPhonics Play, for all thing phonics, they have also opened up their resource for free to help support home learning during this time.

LettersSoundsLetters and Sound


AlphaBlocks Cbeebies Alphablocks


TeachUrMonsterTo Teach Your Monster to Read

OxfordOwlOxford Owl, reading resources and activities


ScholasticSchoolastic, reading activities and book clubs


Maths Links

EducationalQuizzesKS2 Maths Education quizzes and KS1 Maths Eductional quizzes


ClarityMathsClarity Maths, old SATs practice papers / video clips /games
MathsPlayGroundMaths Playground

TopMarksTop Marks

NumberBlocksBBC Number Blocks, Sing along and learn all about numbers with the Numberblocks!


Topic Links

RodBiddulph #DRAWWITHROB Rob Biddulph is an kid author and illustrator who has set up a daily draw-along videos that parents can watch with their kids and, hopefully, make some nice pictures together.

ArtForKidsHubArt for Kids Hub, this is a draw along YouTub channel with over 1000 draw along videos to choose from.


PE & Well-being Links

JumpStartJonny  Jump Start Jonny - Keep your family fit and healthy at home with weekly workouts and activities

 PEWithJoe Join Joe everyday at 9am to kick start your day with a live home workout aimed at kids

 CosmicKidsCosmic Kids Yoga - Web or App based, yoga, mindfulness and relaxation.

SuperMoversSuper Movers - The BBCs Fun curriculum linked resources to get your kids moving while they learn

GoNoodleGo Noodle YouTube channel, Go Noodle Games  videos created by child development experts for movement and mindfulness.

PremierLeagueStars Premier League Stars PE, resources and idea about how to keep active.

 NewsRoundBBC Newsround, keeping children up to date with world events.