Holmesdale Community Infant School

Children are at the heart of all that we do; working together to be the best that we can be’


Year 1

Welcome to Year 1

Information for Year One

PE Days

Please send your child to school in their PE kit on the following days:

Otters:  Tuesday and Thursday

Hedgehogs: Tuesday and Thursday

Owls: Tuesday and Friday


Woodland Visits 

From January, Hedgehogs and Owls classes will visit the woodland on Mondays and Otters class will visit the woodland on Wednesdays .  Please send in wellies/suitable footwear.  Thank you.


Reading Books 

Children will have been sent home with their first 2 reading books of the year. Please could you read with your child every day and record this in their reading record diary.

Books are to be back in school every Wednesday so new books can be issued to go home on Thursday.

We look forward to hearing all about their fantastic reading. 


Library Books

All year 1 classes will have a library session every week and will choose a book to take home. Please return the book the following week so that your child can choose a new book. Thank you.

Hedgehogs and Owls - Wednesdays

Otters - Thursdays


Tricky Words and Letter Formation


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