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Years 1 & 2

Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud…it always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.

1 Corinthians 13:4-8

We are like a family and we care for each other in Y1 and 2.  We always try our best.  We treat our friends as we would want to be treated. We love learning and finding out more. We love making progress and are proud of our achievements.

Teaching Team

Mrs Wallace

Mrs Kirton

Mrs Wade

Miss Price

PE Lessons

Our PE lessons are on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons. Children should come to school in their PE kits on these days.


Homework will be posted on Teams every Monday to be completed by the following Monday.

Spellings are posted on Teams every Monday for the spelling test’s on the following Friday.

Please look at the Parental Knowledge Organiser for more information of work that can be done at home.

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Please also see half termly Parental Knowledge Organiser for more topic related links.


Additional Websites

Year 1 & 2 Spellings | Word Mat (teacher made) – Twinkl

Audible Stories – All children’s audio books are available for free while schools are closed.

AUTHORFY – Access to masterclasses on texts from a range of authors, including videos from the authors and activities linked to novels.

The Children’s Poetry Archive – An archive of spoken poetry recordings. Children can listen to poems read out loud.

Literacy Shed Plus – Downloadable resource packs with tasks based on video clips on YouTube.

THE DAY – A daily newsletter for parents and carers at home with children, helping to enrich learning with real-world knowledge and skills.


Maths Zone – Maths games to play online.

Mathematics Mastery – Downloadable guidance and resource packs for parents and pupils. 

NRICH – A range of activities. Some are interactive and some are to be completed offline. Activities are categorised by age range.

CBeebies Help your child with Maths – Videos for numeracy development designed for children ages 0-6. There are fun activities that can be applied to everyday life and play. 

Topmarks – A range of interactive maths games categorised by age group.


BBC Bitesize – Interactive resources covering the primary science curriculum. 

STEM Learning – An online resource bank, which links to resources on external websites. The site features a live chat function offering support from subject experts. New home learning resources are being developed. 


Change4life – 10 minute activities based on Disney Films that count towards a child’s 60 active minutes a day. 

BBC Teach Super Movers – Key stage 1 and 2 

Videos which help children move while they learn. They support curriculum subjects, including maths and English.


Starline – Advice and support for providing learning at home including a hotline available 6 days a week. 

Twinkl Y1/Y2 Resources



Any clubs, websites, agencies and organisations listed on this webpage outside of St Peter’s Elwick CofE Primary School are independent of the school.

In this section

Our Values and Ethos

Christian teachings play a large part in the daily goings on at St Peter's

Friendship & Trust




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