Arkwright Primary School

 Year 1/2   

Welcome to our Key Stage 1 class page!

The year 1/2 children are taught by Mrs Ruddiforth and Mrs Wallace and the class Teaching and Learning Assistants are Miss Simms and Miss Stevenson.



This class page is designed to give readers a brief overview of what we are covering in class. We share more detailed information about what we get up to using the Class Dojo app. Parents can request login details via their child's class teacher.


Summer Term 2023-24

    History Project:  Magnificent Monarchs

In the Magnificent Monarchs project, your child will learn about English and British monarchs from AD 871 to the present day and consider how the power of the monarchy has changed over time. They will study six significant sovereigns; Alfred the Great, William the Conqueror, Henry VIII, Elizabeth I, Queen Victoria and Elizabeth II. Finally, they will choose which of the sovereigns that they have studied is the most significant. 


Please see our Knowledge Organisers below for this term's key project learning. 

History:  Magnificent Monarchs

Art and design:  Portraits and Poses

Science:  Animal Survival

Design Technology:  Cut, Stitch and Join 



Click here for KS1 2023-24 long term plan