Curriculum: Year 1
A warm welcome to Year 1 at Ruislip Gardens Primary School. The teaching and support staff look forward to spending the academic year with you.
Our year group staff members include:
Miss Coburn- Beech Class teacher
Miss Nowaczyk- Elder Class teacher
Mrs Garrish and Mr Mendham- Support staff
Year 1 cover some exciting content throughout the year which is embedded throughout all of the curriculum subjects. Below is a breakdown of the topics that are taught each half term.
- Autumn 1- All about Me
- Autumn 2- Heroes and Villains
- Spring 1- Hot and Cold Places
- Spring 2- Old and New Toys
- Summer 1- How does your Garden Grow
- Summer2- The Seaside
Each topic enables the children to immerse themselves in a range of texts and cross curricular learning. The children’s curiosity is at the heart of what we teach and it is always a pleasure to see children’s knowledge and skills develop throughout the year.
- PENCIL CASE (EQUIPMENT TO BE REPLENISHED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR)
- 4 x writing pencils
- Glue stick
- 2 x whiteboard pens
P.E KIT (TO REMAIN IN SCHOOL IN A NAMED BAG)
- White T-shirt
- Black shorts for inside
- Black (plain) jogging bottoms for outside
- Black plimsolls for inside
- Trainers for outside use
- to remain in school in a named bag
FOREST SCHOOL KIT (TO REMAIN IN SCHOOL IN A NAMED BAG FOR OUTDOOR LEARNING ACTIVITIES)
- Wellington boots with warm socks
- Spare tracksuit bottoms
- Spare waterproof coat
As Headteacher I would like to welcome you all to our school. Ruislip Gardens Primary School is a very special place. Visitors comment positively about the school, from the children’s behaviour and their enthusiasm to the staffs ongoing commitment and dedication. We understand the power of education and take very seriously our duty to give your children the best start in life. I am personally very proud to be a member of this community.
The school recognises the value and uniqueness of each individual child and adult at Ruislip Gardens. We celebrate the talents and gifts of each child and enable them to develop to their full potential spiritually, morally, academically, socially and physically.
Our shared vision “Growing and Achieving Together” underpins all we believe in. Our core values
- Providing a safe and nurturing environment
- Establishing lifelong values
- Developing confident and independent learners
- Inspiring excellence
- Enabling everyone to succeed
show how Ruislip Gardens is dedicated to ensuring we help all our children become successful and happy young people. Their learning and personal development are our driving force.
With support and advice from all our stakeholders we were able to develop Ruislip Gardens 4 Life-long Values:
Each value has a definition, which you can read in the vision and values
section of the website.
I would like to extend an invitation to you to visit our school if you have
not already, where you are guaranteed a warm welcome. Finally I would
like to thank you for your continued support and for trusting us with the
privilege of educating your precious children.