Home Page

Amberley Primary School

Nurturing Innovation & Aspiration

Translate / Traduire / Übersetzen / Tłumaczyć / Išversti / Tulkot / Traducir

Out of School Club
House Points
  • Red 1077
  • Green 1227
  • Yellow 1094
  • Blue 1125
Attendance Board

September whole school attendance:

September attendance by class: Rec AG 96.1% Rec KH 95.6% Y1AB 97.6% Y1R/L 96.4% Y2MN 96.4% Y2CS 95% Y3MM 99.3% Y3HM 96.3% Y4DD 98.5% Y4ML 97.4% Y5BS 98.4% Y5LW 96.6% Y6LT 97.3% Y6LJ 94.9%

Find Us
  • Amberley Primary School,
  • East Bailey,
  • Killingworth,
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne,
  • Tyne and Wear, NE12 6SQ
  • Mrs A. Coxon, School Business Manager
  • Miss E. Thompson, Admin Assistant
  • Mrs J. Harris, Admin Assistant

Year 1 RN

smileyWelcome to Y1RNsmiley

For more regular updates and learning celebrations current parents can request to follow us on Twitter at @AmberleyYear1. 

Our topic this half term is Geography based and we are learning about 'My Locality'. We are studying the human and physical features of Killingworth and learning new vocabulary along with how to read and use maps.

Other curriculum areas:


In English this half term we have been learning how to write a character description of 'The Gruffalo'. Throughout this half term we have focused on gathering a bank of adjectives to describe The Gruffalo, writing simple sentences using phonic knowledge to segment and spell words, understanding and using simple punctuation and reading our sentences back to ensure they make sense. 


In Maths this half term the children have been comparing and measuring mass, weight, length, height, capacity and volume using practical objects and equipment. They have enjoyed comparing numbers and groups of objects using the inequality symbols and partitioning whole numbers using the part, part whole model.


In Science the children have worked with Mrs Hurst and Mrs LLoyd. They have enjoyed learning all about the Seasons of the year and seasonal changes in our environment. 


In Computing lessons the children have identified uses of technology in the home and their environment and how to use devices safely.