Bowfell EYFS & KS1


Bowfell Class is our Early Years and Key Stage 1 class. Miss Addy is the class teacher with Mrs Mason, Mrs Hayes and Mrs Matheson as teaching assistants. To find out more about how we do things have a look at the information booklets.

Class Booklet for Y2

Class Booklet for YR & Y1                                                                         

Class Booklet for YN

Parents of our Nursery and Reception children can access the Tapestry homepage for your childs online Learning Journey by clicking the link:

Tapestry Guide for Parents

Read our newsletters to find out more about the curriculum this term:

Bowfell Newsletter Spring 2018

Y2 Spring Newsletter 2018

Spring Term Curriculum Summary 2018:

What we are doing this term

Personal, Social & Emotional Development
RE theme – Thankfulness.
Collective Worship.
Sam the class bear.
Show and Tell.
Team points.
Rules and expectations.
Promoting and praising school values.
Encouraging independence.

Physical Development
Funky Fingers area with a weekly focus.
PE; Gym/Dance/ Games.
Outside play equipment.
Playdough kitchen.
Mark making area with weekly focus.
Snack time routines- Health and self-care.
Encouraging independence when changing for P.E.

Communication and Language
Weekly show and tell.
Open ended questioning throughout sessions.
Modelling play.
Daily carpet input.
Daily story time.
Modelling the correct use of language.
Story telling shelves.
Open-ended role play area.
Pie Corbett Story Mapping.
Sam the class bear.

Phonics taught through Letters & Sounds programme.
Phonics challenge area with a weekly focus.
Reading & Writing opportunities through our class texts (Fiction and poetry):Handa’s Surprise and Rumble in the Jungle.
Pie Corbett Story Mapping.
Mark making area with a weekly focus.

Maths challenge area with a weekly focus.
2D & 3D shapes.
Using and applying maths.

Science/ Geography/ Understanding the World
Animals and their habitats.
Contrasting localities; Cumbria/Africa.
Comparing weather and climate; Cumbria/Africa.
Islam & Easter (RE).

Art/Design Technology/ Expressive Arts & Design
Recreating animal skin patterns using different forms and tools.
Collaging using a range of materials to create different effects.