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Wendell Park Primary School

Part of the
Brackenbury, Kenmont and Wendell Park

Year 1

Year 1

Welcome to the Year 1 webpage

If you have any questions, please contact Ms Snipp (Paua Class) or Ms Beiqi (Aquamarine Class) via the School Office.

Our Friends of Wendell Park (FOWP) class rep is COMING SOON who can be contacted through the School Office.

Important Information

'Meet the Teacher' Presentation September 2023

Phonics PowerPoint from Parent Workshop - May 9th 2024

Monday - wear PE kit

Tuesday - wear PE kit

Wednesday - bring in book bag

Thursday - 

Friday - bring in book bag

Named water bottles - please remember it is important that your child brings water to drink during the day; this is one way to ensure that their brains are working to their full potential.


Curriculum Newsletters

 Autumn 1 Curriculum Newsletter

Autumn 2 Curriculum Newsletter

Spring 1 Curriculum Newsletter

Spring 2 Curriculum Newsletter 

Summer 1 Curriculum Newsletter

Summer 2 Curriculum Newsletter 

PE Kit

Children will need to come to school dressed in their PE kit on Mondays and Tuesdays

PE kit:

a plain white t-shirt

dark grey/black long jogging bottoms or shorts

black trainers

Children should wear their normal school jumper




Please read with your child for at least 10 minutes every evening.  Encourage your child to talk about the text and, if possible, give them the opportunity to read aloud.

Reading books will be given on Fridays (1 for each child to read at their ability and 1 to read for enjoyment with a parent).  Reading books must be returned to school on Wednesdays to be changed.

Please complete and sign their reading record book each time they read. 


Phonics information for parents 2022

Parent Frequently Asked Questions


Homework books will be given out every Friday.

If you want to help your child further, we recommend the following websites:



Teach Your Monster

Relationships & Health Education (RHE) Year 1

For more information about the RHE curriculum and topics in Year 1, please click on the Topics Letter and Briefing Sheet.  If you have any further queries, please contact Mrs T (RHE Lead) or Mrs Peters (Head of School).