Welcome New Families - We are delighted that your child has been given a place in one of our Foundation Stage 2 classes to start September 2024. We can't wait to meet you! Although you know which school you have been allocated, we don't have a list yet, so we would like to ask for your patience and we will be in touch as soon as we can. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact admin@walter.wokingham.sch.uk

Welcome to Year 1

Welcome to Year One
Welcome to the Year One area of our website.
If you need to contact your class teacher, please email admin@walter.wokingham.sch.uk

Miss Veale, Beech Class 

Miss Palmer, Larch Class 

Mrs Seal, Oak Class

Mrs Starbuck, Oak Class 

PE days for year 1 2023-2024 : 
Larch:  Monday & Tuesday 
Beech: Wednesday & Thursday 
Oak: Monday & Wednesday 
What are Year 1 learning about?
Autumn 1 - Materials
We will be learning about materials and their properties. 
We will be writing around the texts: Sharing a Shell, The 3 Little Pigs and Wolf Won't Bite!
Autumn 2 - Celebrations 
We will be learning about different celebrations and we also have a special week learning about Space. 
We will be writing about Fireworks, Reindeer, different historical events and the class elf. 
Spring 1 - Marvellous Me !
We will be learning about the season of winter to start off our term and will go on an environment walk look for signs of winter. 
We will be learning about the different parts of the body, our senses and write facts and descriptions about ourselves. We will also be looking at the artist Pablo Picasso and create self portraits in the style of his work. 
Spring 2 - Forests and Fairy Tales
We will be learning about plants and trees in our science lessons and will be learning about traditional fairy tales in English.
We will also be looking at the season of spring and will be designing ,creating and making Spring pop-up cards. 
 Summer 1 - Amazing Animals 
We will be learning about different animals including birds, fish, mammals, reptiles and amphibians. We will be learning what a carnivore and herbivore are and link this to our animal and dinosaur learning. 
In English we will be writing fact pages about snails and rewriting the story of 'Norman the slug and the silly'.