Welcome to Class 1

Codename: The Robins
Class Teacher: Mrs G Jones, BA Ed (Hons), PGCE
Classroom Assistant: Mrs V Lightfot / Mrs Owen


Here we go!!

This is the start of a very inspiring journey for you and your child. Mrs Lightfoot and I are really excited about getting to know everybody.

This term our focus will be on getting everybody settled happily into our school routine and this will be supported by our topic ‘Magical Me’

Early Learning Goals

In our class we work towards the children achieving the Early Learning Goals and we do this through a combination of challenge and play.

Click here for more information about the Early Learning Goals.


We carry out regular assessment to ensure that the children feel challenged but comfortable and confident about their own abilities.

Click here for more information about assessment.

Our Day

Click here to read about how Our Day combines formal adult-led activities and Child Initiated play – giving the children the opportunity to use their new knowledge and understanding across all areas of learning and helps them to consolidate their grasp of new concepts.

This Term

We change our topics each term and sometimes work alongside the Year 1 children.

Click here to look at what we’re learning about this term.

Find out more about the National Curriculum

If you’d like to find out more about the National Curriculum, you can visit the official National Curriculum website by clicking here. Alternatively, your child’s classroom teacher will always answer any questions that you have, or you can click on the image to download the Department of Education’s National Curriculum Framework document.

The national curriculum in England - Framework document