Robins (Y1/2)

Miss Smith/Mrs Preece

Welcome to Robins

Hi and welcome to Robins. Our teacher is Miss. Smith


Must Reads KS1 master copy

Important information:


Is every Tuesday. Please make sure your child has a full P.E. kit; a white t-shirt, black shorts trainers/plimsolls with their name on.

Home Reading Books

Your child’s book will be changed every Thursday.

Reading books are changed by the child with guidance from teaching staff. Each child is expected to read regularly at home (at least 3 times per week).

Maths and English Homework

This will be given out every Thursday to be returned to be returned on Monday. It will alternate – one-week Maths the following week English.

RWInc. Phonics

This will be given out on a Thursday to be returned the following Thursday.

Spelling Test

Your child will receive new spellings on a Friday to be tested the following Friday.


In Robins we encourage the children to be as independent as possible. It is their responsibility to ensure they take their books and homework out of their bags and place them into the correct baskets. If your child does not complete or return their homework they will miss their Golden Time reward on a Friday afternoon.


A fun way to create flowers!!!

Yesterday in the Robins we went outside and used different coloured crayons to do tree bark rubbings. We then came back into the classroom and used these rubbings to create flower pictures. This is all part of our Science topic of plants.

Our Sunflowers are growing!!!

After the first week our sunflowers are starting to grow. Every morning we check them and every other day we water them. We have also updated our sunflower seed diaries!!!

Sunflower seed planting in the Robins

Our topic in Science this half term is plants. We all planted our own sunflower seed. We need to remember to water our seeds and then hopefully we will have 27 amazing sunflowers!!! We will keep you posted!!!

Best Attendance for the Robins and the Snowdrops!!!

The Robins and the Snowdrops had the best attendance this half term. Today the two classes were able to come to school in non school uniform and they got juice and a biscuit at break-time. Let's see which classes get it next half term. Well done to the Robins and the...

A Norman Feast fit for a King!!!

The Norman Feast was a great finale to our 'King of the Castle' topic. We have had lots of fun learning about the Battle of Hastings, where the Normans won. We then had a Norman Feast, where we ate bread, cheese and fruit and drank the children's version of mead.

Stay Safe on the Internet

The Robins really enjoyed the internet safety workshop. They learnt how to deal with cyber bullies and how to keep our personal information private. Thank you to Amy for making the workshop fun!!!

Let battle commence!

As part of our history topic 'King of the Castle', which is all about The Battle of Hastings the children made shields and took on the role of a Norman or Saxon soldier. We re-enacted The Battle of Hastings on the school yard with William of Normandy leading the...

Safety First!

The fire service came to visit Year 2 to talk to them about being a firefighter and keeping themselves safe. The children found out about the equipment the firefighters use, dressed up in the uniform and had great fun!

The Rainbow Fish

In PE this week the Robins have been acting out creatures and plant life from the Rainbow Fish story. We acted out octopuses, star fish, seaweed and coral. It was a lot of fun!!!

Safe on the Internet

In the Robins we have been looking at how to be safe on the internet. We put on masks and pretended to be different people. We know it is very important that we don't share our information with people we don't know because they might trick you like the Big Bad Wolf!!!!

Mixing Paints

We have really enjoyed mixing different paints to make skin colours. This was in preparation for our Royal portraits!!!

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