Beech Class - Year 1 and 2

Welcome to our class page!

Click on the newsletter to find out what we will be getting up to this half term.


We use Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised in Reception and KS1 to teach Phonics and Early Reading. This term we will be learning Phase 5 phonics. Click on the Grow the Code picture below to see the alternative spellings we are learning.  

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For help with pronouncing each phoneme (sound), use this helpful video:

Click here to find out how we teach Phonics and Reading in EY and Year One.

We use GO READ to log our reading each day. Parents sign in and log every time their child reads at home. The children have a target to read 5 times every week - will you reach the target?

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Talk 4 Writing this half term:

Our writing focus this half term will be inspired by the text George and the Dragon by Chris Wormell. Click on the book to read the model text that we will be learning to retell by heart:

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Click on the knowledge organisers to  see what we are learning in science and geography this term.
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