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The Summer Fair is on Friday 29th at 6pm....BBQ, Dominos Pizza, Beer tent, Zorbing, Inflatables,raffles, tombola and many fun games!!

Giraffes Y1

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Welcome to Giraffes!


Mrs. Shaw is our Teacher.

Miss Fox, Mrs. Wright and Mrs. Singleton are our Teaching Assistants.



Summer Term 2018

Theme: Would you rather live

in Rio or Bridlington?

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This term's daily reads are:


Daily reads spring 1: Country Brazil, Animal Poems, Amina and the Shell, Monkey Puzzle


Daily reads spring 2 : Where The Wild Things Are, Seaside Poems, The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch, Lucy and Tom



In English we will be writing stories based a well known fairy tale.  We will be looking at persuasive writing about the country Rio.  We will be learning how to write instructions of how to make a  Brazilian Headdress.  The children will be writing their part of their school report.  From 2nd of July for 2 weeks we are going to be finding out all about our local history  and we are very excited to be writing about it. Towards the end of term we will be writing a letter to our new teacher.

Maths is lots of fun in Giraffes!

Cool Count - counting forwards and backwards in ones, counting in twos, fives and tens, and even times tables!

Daily Bursts - Time, Money, Measurements and shape.

Skills - addition and subtraction, multiplication and division, time, money, measurement and shape, number and place value


Science: Seasonal change, Animals, growing up and taking care of ourselves.

SRE relationships


Computing: E safety,manipulating photographs/ images, creating and de-bugging simple programs.


PSHE: Whole school circle time focussing upon current issues & British Values.


Music: Singing Hymns


RE: Living in Harmony


PE: REAL PE and Athletics

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Children in Year 1 across the country take part in a Phonics Screening in June. They

have to read 40 words (20 real words and 20 “alien” words). You can help your child

by practising on

Look at our beautiful Christmas stars we have made!

Don't they look lovely on our Christmas tree?

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Look at our photos taken on our  Yorkshire Wildlife Park Visit
And our wonderful display!  We even made a book about our visit!
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