Year 1

Teacher Name

Mrs Millington

Welcome to Year 1’s Class Page

My name is Mrs Millington and I am the class teacher for Year 1. I am also the Phonics, History, Geography and Global subject leader. I love travelling, cooking and trying new restaurants!

Mrs Eadie is our class teaching assistant on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday morning. She is very passionate about music and can often be found singing her way through school!

Here is our weekly timetable for the Autumn Term. Click here to download a copy.


Here is an overview of our learning for the Autumn Term. Click here to download a copy.

Autumn overview

Please watch our Greet the Teacher video below.



Useful websites

General websites

Twinkl is a fantastic website full of ideas for the entire curriculum. They are currently offering free membership.

Go to Twinkl (click here) and use the offer code: CVDTWINKLHELPS

Discovery Education has videos, activities and resources for all areas of the curriculum. We have a school subscription so that you can log in at home. Click the login box in the right hand corner and select ‘Espresso’. Use the following login details:

Username: student7277

Password: mcp246

(Click here for the Parent letter and here for guidance on how to use the website at home)

Jack Hartmann has some great videos on youtube with everything from Maths and Phonics to dance routines!

Maths websites

Songs and activities from BBC Bitesize

‘How to’ videos, games and activities from Oxford Owl

We use White Rose at school to plan Maths lessons and activities. Here are some home-learning packs.

Online lessons from Maths Hub

Phonics websites

Fantastic videos about different Phonic sounds from Alphablocks

E-books and Phonics guides at Oxford Owl

Interactive Phonics games at Phonics Play. Use the username: march20 and the password: home to access premium activities.

Reading websites

Stories read by celebrities at Storyline

Stories read by astronauts from Space!

Here’s a link to a list of books that are suggested for Year 1 children. You could get these from the library or order online.

Topic websites

The National Geographic Kids website has some wonderful videos and articles about nature, animals, countries and cultures.

There are 12 museums from around the world where you can take a virtual tour.

Many zoos have webcams where you can watch their animals enjoying some peace and quiet! Watch sea lions  ,   penguins and many, many more!

Keeping Active

Watch the dance videos at Go Noodle for a quick brain break and stretch!

Great Yoga videos can be found at Cosmic Kids Yoga

The Body Coach has created some videos for home workouts.

Arts and Crafts

Mo Willems has created some lunch doodle videos that you can draw along with.

Rob Biddulph has some great step-by-step drawing videos.

Here’s a link to a whole host of illustrators and artists who are uploading videos for art at home.

Music websites

The following website allows you to play virtual musical instruments from a computer or tablet!

More indoor activities

Here are 100 activities that can all be done indoors.


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