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Briar Hill Infant School

Year 1

It is our Federation policy that we do not set homework during the holidays to allow the children to relax with family and friends, socialise and focus on other wider learning that they may not be able to do in term time.  However, in the current COVID situation, some families have contacted school to ask for additional work for children to access over the six week summer holidays.

For those families, we would like to signpost you to Classroom Secret’s home learning workbooks:

Scroll right to the bottom of the web link and you will see a red ‘select week’ button to choose your work book from. Answer booklets are also provided. Select the 2019-2020 academic year group for your child.


Please note that there is absolutely no expectation for pupils to complete this work. The six weeks is a HOLIDAY and we hope pupils will enjoy their free time to be outside in the fresh air as much as possible, exploring and having fun. We look forward to seeing the children back at school to restart their learning on Thursday 3rd September 2020.

The interactive Home Learning Plan and other learning resources are below the images.  Open and use the word/PDF version of the Home Learning Plan to use the links as they will take you directly to the learning videos and resources needed each week.  Please watch the 'Welcome and Introduction' video first each week.  

BBC Bitesize, Oak Academy Online Classroom and Letters and Sounds Online learning website links are also below should you want to complete additional learning or revision of prior knowledge/skills. 

Exciting Athletics Competition

Superstar athletes introduce you to four sporting challenges for the local school's 

Olymp-mix Competition. Represent Briar Hill and Central Warwickshire by submitting your scores by Friday 10th July. Details below. Go Briar Hill! Go Central Warwickshire!

Shine .mp4

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Education City.

Please use your child's log on, sent home before closure, together with instructions on how to access.

Twinkl are offering one month's free resources to all parents during this difficult time of school closure.

This can be accessed through their website,

using the code CVDTWINKLHELPS

This site gives some great advice on how parents can look after their children when they are online. Please have a look and read the appropriate advice for your child's age group.

Welcome to Year One!

Mrs Padro is our Year 1 Leader

On behalf of the Year 1 team we would like to warmly welcome you to our new website page.

The purpose of the page is to share information about the fantastic learning taking place throughout the year. All classrooms have a creative learning environment givng the children the opportunity to explore through practical activities.

Our curriculum is fun, stimulating and engaging and has carefully been designed to encourage all children to work hard and try their very best. Whether it's walking around the local area, walking nicely around the school or performing on stage, the children will be motivated to use all of their Building Learning Powers to make Year 1 memorable! 

Mrs Calvert in BH4

Mrs Padro in BH5  

Mrs Bassett and Mrs Foreman in BH6

During the year the children will be learning through a range of different topics. Lots of their learning will be hands on and fun! Each half term you will receive a curriculum newsletter explaining the half term topic and curriculum links.

Learning in Year 1 at Briar Hill School

Superhero Day

Please find below a link to the Education City website together with instructions on how to use this at home with your child.


Children are given a logon to this site in Year 1 which they can then continue to use in Year 2.


View Our Slideshow.

Welcome to our website. Please go to the Testimonials, Year Group and Learning in Action pages for a window into our wonderful schools. We aspire that everyone at Briar Hill Infant School and St. Margaret's CE Junior School will 'Flourish as a family, love to learn, make memories, shine!'