Churchfields Primary School

Reception Powerpoint now available under 'Classes'/Reception.  School finishes on Friday 20th July at 1pm.  The school office will close at 1.30pm.  Children return 5th Sept - see Term Dates for details.

Silver Birch CLASS

Welcome to Silver Birch class.

Your teachers this year are Mrs. Blundell and Mrs. Madhavan.

We are learning

This term we in English we are reading the stories of Farmer Duck and the Man on the Moon. We will be learning to sequence stories through drama, re-tell parts of the story, write character descriptions, describe settings and write instructions.

In Maths we are learning to add and subtract number bonds to 20. We will be using a range of methods and concrete manipulatives to support our learning.

 In Science we are leaning all about Animals including Humans. We will be learning about the 5 senses, the different animal groups and their habitats. We are even going to make our own habitats and observe its visitors over time.


Homework will be collected by the 18th December 2017. Each child will be rewarded with the following:

Bronze awards = 2 pieces of homework

Silver award = 3 pieces of homework

Gold award = 4 pieces of homework.

Special prize for all pieces completed.


Please ensure your child always has a PE kit in school. Silver Birch class have a PE lesson on Wednesdays and Fridays. Forest School is on Wednesdays also.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us on our class email addresses if you have any concerns or questions at

If you need to speak to us directly about anything, then after school when you pick your child up is the best time. 

Thank you for your continued support. 

 Mrs Blundell and Mrs Madhavan



YEAR 1 CURRICULUM (Word 2007 File)

Home reading leaflet - year 1 (Word 2007 File) - Advice and strategies to help your child with their reading at home.

3dShapes (PowerPoint File) - Practise naming and identifying the properties of 3D shapes with your child.

Talk For Writing - Parent Pamphlet (Publisher File)



Churchfields Primary School

Churchfields Road, Beckenham
Kent, BR3 4QY

T: 020 86505247
F: 020 86633383