This week KS1 have been learning how to make templates in preparation for making their bookmarks. They thought carefully about the sizes, making lines straight and symmetry.

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KS1 DT – Textiles

This week, KS1 have started their DT project on textiles. They have investigated products and learnt new skills such as threading needles and running stitch. They are very excited to start planning and making their own animal bookmark using these skills.

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This week, KS1 have made their final moving picture pages based on the book Handa’s Surprise. They worked hard to include a mechanism to make one aspect of the picture move. KS1 then evaluated their work thinking about what went well and what they would do differently next time.

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Making Prototypes in DT

This week, Year 1 and 2 have made prototypes for their moving picture books of Handa’s Surprise. They used the designs from last week to make them, using either a slider, lever or wheel and then thought about changes they would make when they construct the final product.

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This week Year 1 & 2 are starting to design their own moving picture page for the book Handa’s Surprise. They have decided on the type of movement that they want and the mechanism that they need to include for this. Next step is to make a prototype of the page.

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KS1 DT – Levers and Wheels

This week KS1 have been learning about levers and wheels in our Mechanisms unit. First we learnt how to make holes and cut windows safely and then how to use split pins to make joins. Next, they looked at a range of moving picture examples and explored the movements each would make. They learnt that […]

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Thursday 4th March

Today is World Book Day, the day the nation celebrates a love of reading and shares stories together. Although we are not in school, here are some activities for you to enjoy at home with your families. Share a Story Can you find someone to share a story with today? Video call a relative or […]

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Year 1 -8th July

Good Morning Year 1! Can you have a go at Mr Tobi’s exercises today? Or maybe a Joe Wicks workout? Maths Review – you should have received a maths review for your child via email. Please have a go at completing the 1.2 column and then the 1.3 one. As always, the objectives covered have […]

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Year 1 – 7th July

Good Morning Year 1! 9.30am Live Maths Please join us for the live maths lesson – solving time problems. Have a look at the resources below and then complete pages 118, 119 and 120. If you finish these and would like some more practise, please have a go at IXL R12, R13 and R14. 11am […]

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Year 1 – 6th July

Good Morning Year 1! 9.30am Live Maths We are looking forward to seeing you today for the live maths lesson. If you can’t make it, please go through the pages below and complete the questions on pages 115, 116 and 117. If you finish the maths and have some more time, please have a go […]

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