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2018 - 19

Hello and welcome back! 

We hope you had a wonderful Easter! The children have had a wonderful first 3 days back with a trip into the town centre and then a visit from Laura Robson Brown! Fitz and Will also came along to Fawcett and had a dance off!

17.05.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /aw/ - paw, claw and straw
  • /au/ - autumn, sauce, haunt

10.05.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /our/ - flavour, savour and glamour 

03.05.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /ere/ - adhere, atmosphere and sphere
  • /ier/ - pier, tier and frontier

26.04.19- This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /ea/ - as in head, tread and dread

Just a reminder that we have our Year 1 trip to the Zoology museum next Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning. Please send all permission slips and donations in if you haven't already done so. Thank you :-)

For the Spring term we will be working on the following Phonics International codes:

This half term we will be revisiting the split digraph sounds that we covered last half term! These sounds are very tricky so we need a little bit more practise! 

25.03.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /ear/ - as in pear, tear and bear
  • /ere/ - where, there, everywhere

18.03.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /eer/ as in steer, peer, and cheer
  • /ear/ as in tearful, fear and spear 

11.03.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /ir/ as in birds, third, birthday 
  • /ur/ as in fur, spur and urn 

04.03.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /i-e/ as in bike, like and spike 
  • /e-e/ as in complete, athlete, concrete

25.02.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /ph/ as in photograph, telephone, phonics 
  • /a-e/ as in make, cake and mistake 

11.02.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /u-e/ blue, clue, flute
  • /u-e/ tube, cute, refuse

04.02.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /o-e/ as in rope, slope and cope 
  • /a-e/ as in make, cake and mistake 

28.01.19 -This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /i-e/ as in bike, like and spike 
  • /e-e/ as in complete, athlete, concrete

21.01.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /er/ as in rubber, mermaid and permit
  • /ar/ as in car, bark and park

14.01.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /oy/ as in toy, enjoy and employ
  • /oi/ as in coin, join and ointment 

07.01.19 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /ou/ as in ouch, slouch and pouch
  • /ow/ as in cow,  now and growl

Welcome back! We hope you all had a restful half term but are now ready and raring to go! There's lots to look forward to this half term - please keep checking back for year group updates! 

Phonics International codes:  


03.12.18 - This week the children have been learning the phonics code of:

  • /oo/ as in book, look and shook
  • /oo/ as in moon, spoon and soon

26.11.18 - This week the children have been learning the phonics codes of: 

  • /nk/ as in think, pink and shrink
  • /ng/ as in bring, thing and sing 

19.11.18 - This week the children have been learning the phonics codes of:

  • /wh/ as in white, where and when 
  • /zz/ as in buzz, muzzle and fizzle 

12.11.18 - This week the children have been learning the phonics codes of:

  • /ee/ as in feet, street and meet
  • /ea/ as in meat, beat and treat

05.11.18 - This week the children have been learning the phonics codes of:

  • /le/ as in table, cable and fable
  • /y/ as in cry, fly and try

29.10.18 - This week the children have been learning the phonics codes of:

  • /ie/ as in tie, lie, cries and tried
  • /igh/ as in night, light, sight and tight

Welcome to the Year 1 section of the Trumpington Meadows website. Below are the curriculum overviews for each term and the information power point that was shown at the Meet the teacher afternoon.