Golcar Junior Infant And Nursery School

Welcome to

Golcar Junior Infant And Nursery School

  1. Our Classes
  2. Year 1

 Year 1 



Mrs S Mallinson (Monday and Tuesday)

 Mrs H Bisson (Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)



Miss B Gallagher


Mrs G Beever supports both classes

Teaching and Learning in Year 1

Take a look at our long term plan to see what we will be learning throughout the course of the year in Year 1:

Medium Term Plans

You can find out more about what we will be learning each half term by looking at the medium term plans below:

 Aut 1 All about me.docxDownload
 Aut 2 Poles apart.docxDownload
 Spr 1 Huddersfield is my home.docxDownload
 Spr 2 The Victorians.docxDownload
 Summer 1 Our Wonderful World MTP.docxDownload
 Summer 2 Our Wonderful World Part 2.docxDownload
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Class Countries

Every year group in our school learns about a different country. By the end of year 6, the children have complied a Passport to the World containing the learning they have done about each country.  In year 1, our class country is India. We learn a lot about India through our topics.

PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economics education)

PSHE education in school is promoted through our wide and varied curriculum which is carefully planned to enhance the children’s personal, social, emotional and economic development.

At Golcar J, I & N School, we use the PSHE Association’s three core themes: Health and Wellbeing, Relationships and Living in the Wider World. These three themes form part of a developmental, spiral curriculum. This means that the same key principles are revisited each year but are taken a step further to build upon the children’s knowledge and understanding. They permeate school life and are discussed regularly in assemblies and lessons, forming part of our day to day vocabulary.


Year group newsletters are written each half term and contain information about current learning, reminders, how to support your child's learning at home and key dates. The newsletters are sent out via email, are uploaded to our Class Dojo class stories and can be viewed by clicking the links below.


 Newsletter aut 1 Year1.docxDownload
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Reminders / Key Dates / Useful Information 

We change reading and library books over the week as well as using them for morning jobs and interventions, so we need the children to bring all these everyday. This is for both classes.
PE Seahorses - Tuesday and Friday
Octopus - Monday and Thursday