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Welcome to Year 1 at Red Hill


We would like to welcome your child into Year 1 where they will continue their learning journey at Red Hill. 

We are really looking forward to working with you and your child. 

At Red Hill we have three Year 1 classes:

1G - Mr Gladman and Miss Simmonds

1J - Miss Joseph and Mrs King

1M - Miss Millbank and Ms Young


  • For Autumn 1  P.E will be on Friday for all Year 1 classes. Please send your child in to school in the Red Hill PE kit on this day. 
  • Our school day starts between 8:35am-8:45am start. End of the day collection is 3pm for all children. 
  • Please can your child bring a named water bottle into school every day and you can bring in book bags / rucksacks. 

We thank you for your cooperation and we are looking forward to a great school year!

The Year 1 Team 


Year 1 Targets

These are the English and Maths targets that the children will be learning this year. Children will be assessed throughout the year against these targets.

Year 1 Curriculum

We would like to introduce you to the Year 1 Curriculum, we are very excited about all of our future learning. We will be sharing the children's fantastic work on twitter and Class Dojo please keep an eye out for regular updates! 

Please find our Topic Web which shows all of our learning for this half term. 


Year 1 Homework

Bug Club 

We are very excited for the children to continue to use Bug Club.

Bug Club is part of your child's home work and we would expect you to login at least three times a week. 

All login details will be put in the front of the reading records. 


Maths Shed and Spelling Shed

We are excited for the children to begin using Maths Shed and Spelling Shed for homework in Year 1. 

If you requeire any support helping to get your child connected, please speak to your class teacher. 

Times Tables Rock Stars 

Times Tables Rock Stars is a carefully sequenced programme of daily times tables practice that can be accessed on a computer or tablet.

In Year 1 the children will be learning their 2's, 5's and 10's times tables. 

All login details will be put into the front of reading records. 



Daily Reading 

We would also like you to read with your child for at least 10 minutes a day. Reading is so important and has such a huge impact on childrens understaning and development.

Thank you for all your continued support in your childs educational journey! :) 

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