Shephalbury ParkPrimary School

Imagine, Believe, Achieve

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Year 1

Welcome to the Summer Term!

A slightly different start to the summer term than we all imagined, but we can still stay in touch via our class email address and on Class Dojo. I have loved seeing everyone's photos and hearing about what you have all been up to whilst staying safe at home. 


Home learning will now consist of tasks and challenges, we would love to see some of your photos of these challenges and any other creative learning that you have completed at home. Miss Martin is also looking forward to catching up with you all on the phone. 


We miss you all. Stay safe and be kind to one another. 


Miss Martin  

Stevenage Library Services

Stevenage Library Services are offering a range of exciting activities over the lockdown period. It is free to join and may give you some inspiration for different activities. Find out more details in the document below.

BBC Bitesize

From Monday 20th April, BBC Bitesize will be running daily lessons. Please follow the link below for more details:



Home Learning Week Commencing 1st June

Whatever Next

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Zoom Catch Up

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Home Learning Week Commencing 18th May

The Tiger Who Came to Tea

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Miss Martin reports from the zoo

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A Penguin Comes to Tea

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Home Learning Week Commencing 11th May

Trying to sort Mrs Martin’s hair

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Winnie the Witch

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Miss Martin accidentally makes her mum’s hair orange!

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Home Learning Week Beginning 4th May
Home Learning Week Commencing 27th April

Long John Bill Answers Questions Part 1

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Long John Bill Questions Part Two

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Long John Bill Introduces Himself

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The Pirates Next Door

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Part 2 The Pirates Next Door

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Home Learning Week Commencing 20th April
Home Learning Week Commencing 30th March
Home Learning Week Commencing 23rd March
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Welcome to Year One and the Spring term!


We hope that you all had a lovely Christmas and look forward to a successful 2020! Miss Martin is very excited to join Year 1 and is looking forward to getting to know all the children, parents and carers. 


This term in Maths, we will be adding and subtracting numbers to 20 and learning our numbers to 50, as well as learning all about place value. In English, we will be looking at stories with predictable phrases,writing some stories of our own and learning to write instructions. 


'The Great Fire of London' is our creative curriculum topic this term and we have lots of exciting activities to help us learn all about it. 


We are keeping active with P.E. through dance and team building games. P.E. this term is on a Monday and Wednesday so P.E. kits (indoor and outdoor) need to be in school with name tags on all items of clothing. P.E. kits will be sent home every half term.



Reading - the school expectation is that all children will read a minimum of 3 times a week by Friday morning with a conversation about what has been read followed by an adult signature.


Spellings - the spelling rule or pattern for the week is taught on a Monday and all children will be tested on a Friday. Spellings will be given in their reading record and this is where we will record the children's scores also.


Number bonds (number stories) - the school expectation is that children will access Numbots 5 times a week. These are short, sharp sessions aimed at improving children's number