Dorrington C.E (Aided) School

Welcome to Kingfisher Class

Year 1, 2 and 3

Class Teacher: Miss Lumley

Please help the children to remember the following items for school every day: 

  • Reading Record and reading book
  • Water bottle
  • Healthy snack (fruit is available in school for morning break)
  • P.E kits (P.E kits can stay in school Monday-Friday) 

Homework expectations:

Year 1: Daily reading at home and weekly spellings (new spellings are given every Friday with testing on the following Thursday).

Year 2 and 3: Daily reading at home, weekly spellings and a Literacy and/or Maths task (new spellings and tasks are given every Friday with testing/homework due on the following Thursday).

All spellings and tasks are explained to the class, however if they are finding them tricky then please encourage your child to ask me for help at the start of the week.

Kingfisher Class Start of Term Letter 12.9.17.pdfDownload
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This term our main theme is the Anglo-Saxons and Vikings. During Literacy and History we are learning about the key events that took place within Britain from 410AD to 1066AD. Our focus in Science is 'Materials' and during R.E we are studying the Christian creation story.

Useful websites and resources to continue learning at home:

ICT Games (A great selection of Literacy and Maths Games (including 'Save the Whale'))

Dance Mat Typing (Become familiar with the computer keyboard and increase your typing speed)

KS1 BBC Bitesize (KS1 Maths, Literacy and Science Learning Games)

KS2 BBC Bitesize (KS2 Maths, Literacy and Science Learning Games)

Phase 2, 3 and 5 Sounds Mat.pdfDownload
Complex Sounds.pdfDownload
Bloom's Reading Question Starters.pdfDownload
Reading and Writing Apps and Websites.pdfDownload
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