Year 1

Welcome to Year 1 (The Dragon Class) 

Welcome to Year 1 Dragon Class! We hope you find our class page useful. If you have any queries or any ideas to add to our page please ask a member of our class staff.

Year 1 Staff

Teachers: Miss K Gilbertson and Mrs O Ball
Teaching Assistants: Mrs B Cosgrove and Mrs J McDermott

***Important Remote Learning***

As most of your children are currently learning from home, please find all the information you need to access your child’s learning below:

Class Learning

You can access their online learning via the Seesaw website/class app.

Seesaw | Where learning happens 

Please ensure you are on the class app/website.

To access all of the activities, you will need your own 16 digit code which has already been sent out to you. If you need a reminder of this please contact School.

When on the site, click the log on button which will be located in the upper right hand corner. You will then be prompted to enter a text code, and this is where you will enter the 16 digit code.

Year 1 Online Learning consists of;

Monday to Thursday

A Phonics (Letters and Sounds) video and activity.
A daily Maths (Whiterose) powerpoint and activity.
A daily Literacy activity.

A daily Foundation subject activity dependant on the day of the week;

Monday – Science/Picture news
Tuesday- RE
Wednesday – PE (live zoom with Everton coach Wednesday 1pm) / Music
Thursday – History or Geography
Friday is to be a funday. There will be a family quizz via zoom and suggested art and craft activities uploaded to Seesaw.

Please ensure your child completes these tasks and you upload their work to Seesaw. We will be awarding lots of dojos for good work!

We will also be having some live zoom lessons;

Monday 10.15 Literacy input, 2.30 Storytime
Tuesday 10.15 Maths meeting, 2.30 Storytime
Wednesday 10.15 Literacy Input, 2pm for class catch up and/or game
Thursday 10.15 Maths meeting, 2.30 Storytime
Also join us on Friday for a family quizz at 11am and Star of the Week  Assembly at 2pm.

Details for the Zoom meetings will be uploaded to Seesaw daily.

Class Reading

Reading books can be accessed online from 

Sign in as Student,
You will then be prompted to enter the School postcode – L20 4LX,
After selecting Thomas Gray Primary insert the following information:
Date of birth: 1 – January
First letter of surname: A
Year group: Year 1
Then click log in and select Collins Big Cat.
Alternatively, you can call into school every Wednesday to collect/change reading books.

Other Activities

We are also setting some extra tasks on Purple Mash. Login details have already been sent out.

Finally, if you have any problems or concerns, please contact School via telephone or email .

Telephone: 01512886530

Please take care and stay safe!

The Year 1 Team.

Other useful websites:  School username TGPL4  password VWPKsEaE



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