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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:

1B - Mrs Balaj and Mrs Denyer 

1EC - Miss Collins and Miss Young 

1G Mr Gladman and Mrs O'Neill 


For Summer 1  P.E will be on the following days: 

1B - Monday, Tuesday and Friday

1EC -  Tuesday and Thursday 

1G - Monday 


Forest School 

1G - Monday 


We are so excited to welcome all the children back! 

Our school day starts on Monday 8th March. 

Timings are: 8:30am-8:45am start 

End of the day collection is: 

1B  3:00pm 

1G  3:05pm

1EC 3:10pm

During Summer 1 the Children will need to come into school wearing their P.E kits and for Forest school sensible clothes - T shirt and shorts or if the weather is cold jogging bottoms and a jumper trainers and or wellies and a rain coat  they will remain in this for the day. 

Reading Books will be allocated on a Monday, can they please be returned on the following Monday please can you ensure your child brings in their Yellow reading log daily as we read with the children daily and would like to update their reading logs.  

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 term!

The Year 1 Team 


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 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 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. 


My Maths 

We are excited for the children to begin using My Maths in Year 1. 

My Maths offers interactive lessons, “booster packs” for revision, and assignable homeworks and worksheets, along with a wealth of resources that will help your child's confidence and fluency in Maths.   

An activity will be set weekly: days are to be confirmed. 

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


Times Tables Rock Stars 

We are very excited to be introducing Times Tables Rock Stars to the children. 

Times Tables Rock Stars is a carefully sequenced programme of daily times tables practice, this can also 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. 


We would also like you to read with your child on a daily basis. Reading is so important and should be part of your child's bedtime routine. 


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