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Ongar Primary School

‘challenge yourself, inspire others’

Year 1

Year 1



Stage 1

These are suggested tasks and other completed tasks that fit into a category are more than welcome!

Stage 2

These are suggested tasks and other completed tasks that fit into a category are more than welcome!


Plant a seed at home and watch it grow.

Find out the currency of a different country.

Recycle something at home.

Draw the flag of a country that begins with the letter C, O, P or S

Visit a farm

Discover what lives in a pond and how to look after them.

Look up where you live on a map.

Make a home for an insect or small creature.

Make a treasure map.

Go on a hunt to find some insects and small creatures.


Donate some of your old toys to a charity shop.

Make some biscuits for a charity bake sale.

Take part in a school charity day.

Ask someone who has raised money for charity about their fundraising.

Create a poster for a charity

Ask someone for help and let someone else discover the joy of giving.

Buy a cake at a bake sale.

Find out the name of a charity and the cause they raise money for.

Collect some milk bottle lids and bring them to Miss Prentice for Charity.

Make something that you could sell to raise money for charity.


Get ready for school by yourself

Do some dusting.

Set the table for dinner.

Help to clean up at home. 

Help to cook a dinner.

Get your own bag ready for school in the morning.

Read a story to a younger sibling.

Lend someone something that belongs to you.

Get ready for bed by yourself.

Help to clear up after dinner.


Help a friend if they fall over.

Tell a friend a joke to make them laugh.

Post a letter to a friend.

Draw a picture to cheer up a friend or someone at home.

Visit a place of worship. 

Write down 5 things that make you smile.

Make a sandwich for someone else.

Ask someone how their day is going and really listen to their reply.

Hold the door open for someone. 

Do something to make you happy – Being kind to ourselves means we can be kind to others!


Draw a picture for a friend.

Teach a dance to a friend.

Read a story to someone at home.

Show your class a skill that you have for show and tell.

Learn how to say good morning in sign language.

Share a happy memory or inspiring thought with someone.

Help someone with a task at home.

Learn to sign your name in British sign language and then teach a friend.

Tell someone what you learnt at school today.

Teach someone at home a song that you’ve sung at school.

Team Spirit

Cheer on a team at a sports event.

Help some friends to build a den.

Earn some house points for your house.

Tell a friend why they are amazing!

Borrow a book from a library.

Compliment someone at home.

Join an extra-curricular club.

Say well done to someone for something they have done.

Learn a skill.

Find out the values of another religion.

Bridge Academy Trust is a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 07663795.

Registered Office: Community Building, Bridge Academy Trust, Brian Close, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9DZ.

Tel: 01245 202 937