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Year One and Two

Year 1 Magnificent Maliks – class Teachers Mrs Harrison and Mrs Thompson

Year 2 Mighty Moores – Class Teacher Miss Petty

Year 1/2 Courageous Cartwrights – Class Teacher Mrs Gibbons


This term our theme is Little Explorers.

Curriculum and English front cover

Curriculum overview- Autumn 1

Curriculum overview- Autumn 1.docx


We had an amazing hook day exploring our local environment and searching for the Goldenwonder Flower.

Finding the Goldenwonder Flower


Art – a visit from our art expert Mr Bullock

A visit to the park for Music with Mr Morrison






Click on image for a link to the spelling shed


At The Academy at St James we follow Read Write Inc phonics scheme to help children develop their reading skills.  Here you can find videos and resources to help you understand more about this.  Please email your child’s teacher if you need any further help with this.

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Homework: Spellings will be set weekly via Classdojo. Project homework will be set half termly.

P.E: All children are required to come to school in their PE uniform. When the weather starts to get colder, children are able to come in black jogging bottoms and wear their school jumper.


   Please click the appropriate link below to request joining your child’s class dojo – this is where you can message the class teacher, access all home learning, celebrate learning and translate everything into over 40 different language to help us communicate with all out familes.

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