Class 1


2’s, 5’s, and 10’s

Number bonds to 10 and 20

Odd and even numbers

Doubles and halves of numbers to 20

To be able to read and write numbers to 20 in words and numbers

To be able to count to 100

To complete missing number problems- eg-8 + ___ = 12

To recognise coins.

To tell the time- half past and O’ clock.


To be able to compose a sentence orally before writing it.

To write a sentence with capital letters, full stops and finger spaces.

To use ‘and’ to join two sentences as well as encouraging the use of ‘because’, ‘but’ and ‘so.’

To be able to use exclamation marks (!) and question marks (?) correctly.

To write names with capital letters at the start.


To  develop and use their knowledge of sounds to read unfamiliar words.

To begin to answer questions about a text.

To read with stamina- we expect a child to be able to focus on a book for at least 10 minutes.

Class 1’s Learning Expectations Leaflet