Hurst Park Primary School

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Hurst Park Primary School

Hurst Park Primary School

Hurst Road, Molesey, West Molesey KT8 1QS

Year 1

Welcome to the Year 1 Class Page

Autumn Term 1


  • Revising the long vowel sounds including: ai, ee, igh, oa, ew, ou
  • Revising other diagraphs including: sh, ch, er, ar, or
  • Phonics Play



  • We’re going on a Bear Hunt and other favourite stories
  • Adjectives
  • Retelling the story
  • Postcards
  • Poetry



  • Counting Forwards and backwards in ones
  • Comparing numbers
  • Counting 1 more and 1 left
  • Mathletics



Seasonal Change:

  • To observe changes across the 4 seasons and to observe and describe weather associated with the seasons and how day length varies



  • To master basic movements including running, jumping, throwing and catching, as well as developing balance, agility and co-ordination, and begin to apply these in a range of activities



  • Understand how to use a computer and how to navigate the internet to Mathletics and other websites



  • Why do we love being by the sea so much?



  • Hey You, Rhythm in the way we walk, The Banana Rap



  • Self Portraits, and Seasonal change artwork



  • Christianity



  • New beginnings
  • Getting on and falling out

Ideas for home learning

  • Practise logging in to Mathletics once the passwords have been received.
  • Play games on Mathletics and other educational websites (these can be found in the curriculum PowerPoint or use the links on this page) .
  • Practise typing (BBC Dance Mat or a Word document).


Please could children bring in a water bottle and PE kits, making sure everything is named. PE kits need to come in to school on Mondays and will be sent home on Fridays.


The presentation from Meet the Teacher Evening can be found here.