Welcome to Elm Class - Year 1
Teacher: Miss J Donnelly
Google Classroom code: iliemar
Every child in the school has been given a home login for google classroom (it will be their own personal school email).
Their password is generic --> Password1 (captial P)
Ways to support your child read at home.
Recommended Reads for Year 1.
Parent's Information Letter
How can you help at home?
We often get asked this question. One of the most useful and rewarding things you can do with your child at home is to read, read, read!!!
Click on the link to read a booklet with lots of ideas that can make reading at home more fun and includes top tips on how to make the reading experience you have with your child really effective!
Websites to use at home:
The free area of the PhonicsPlay website is filled with free interactive games and much more. There are many idea to support teaching phonics and advice for parents in helping their children learn to read.
Oxford Owl is an award-winning free website packed
with expert advice, top tips, eBooks and activities to help
you support your child's reading and maths at home. Also 250 free e-books when you register.
Reading Eggs makes learning to read interesting and engaging for children, with great online reading games and activities. Your children can start reading now – just click the ‘free trial’ button to get started!
ICT games has a range of phonics based games that are fun and interactive for children. They show clear objectives for each game and also have free printable materials.
Here is a useful video with how to pronounce the sounds in words if your child is struggling with sounding out words when they are reading and you are wanting to help them with sounding out the words:
This half term's Special Mention
This half term's CHAS
What we've been doing this week