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.


Around the world!

Year 1 Robins have be working on multiples of 0, 1 and 10 this week in maths and brought their learning together today by playing a fun game of Around the World. The usual winners were given a run for their money as they were all giving super speedy answers! Well done...

Yoga Superstars!

At the end of our gymnastics lesson in PE today, Robins took part in a fantastic cosmic cool down with yoga! They listened to a story about Angela and her astronaut father and acted out the story using yoga poses. They were all so relaxed afterwards! Article 29: Your...

Robins Castle Workshop

Today Robins had a visit from Dr Jo, an expert in History. She led the children through a workshop about motte and bailey castles as an introduction to their new topic, King of the Castle. They took part in activities such as traditional dancing, looked at artifacts...

KS1 Christmas Party!

KS1 celebrated Christmas with a fabulous party this afternoon. We played Pass the Parcel, Christmas Corners and Statues. There was lots of excitement when Santa arrived with lots of presents! Article 31: You have the right to play and rest....

Christmas Bauble Decorating in Robins

After our road safety workshop today, Robins spent some time decorating their Christmas baubles for the tree. They used chalk to draw some lovely patterns on and then hung them on our Christmas tree. It's looking suitably festive in Robins now! Article 29: Your...

Robins are Road Safety Pros!

What an interesting and informative morning Robins have had. With a visit from Jill at Road Safety, they all took part in an interactive workshop where they learnt all about the Green Cross Code and how to cross the road safely. They also learnt how to walk safely on...

Windy Nook Primary School presents: Jack and the Beansprout

Our very talented Year 6 children along with some children from Years 3, 4 and 5 (choir) would like to proudly present: Jack and the Beansprout. Our annual school pantomime is open to all parents of our school community. Please call into reception for further...

RNLI Workshop for KS1

Today, KS1 took part in a workshop held by the RNLI. It was a very informative session and got the children moving first thing this morning. They had a fantastic time and now know the job of the RNLI and what to do in a water emergency! Take a look at them dressed up...

Celebrating a 100 years of WWI ending

To celebrate the 100th year anniversary of WWI ending the whole school came together to remember. Each child was asked to bring in a plastic pop bottle so the base could be cut off and decorated with red paint to create a poppy. The whole school from nursery to year 6...

The Greatest Show comes to Year 2!

Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education As part of Anti-Bullying Week Year 2 took part in a drama workshop. The theme was  based on the film 'The Greatest Showman'. The children took on the roles of strong men, tightrope walkers, clowns and ring...

Vertices, faces and edges..

Year 2 have been full of shape vocabulary this week as they built their own 3D shape from straws and blu tack. They had to work out which shape to build with the straws they had been given. Then they had to decide which face they would build first. It was a tricky...

Playdough Part Part Whole!

This week, Robins have been working hard to understand what makes something whole and what makes something only part of a whole. To do this we got the playdough out and worked on separating it to meet different criteria. They had great fun and their understanding is...

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