This week, Year 1 have been learning how to tell the time. They have made their own clocks and are using these in class.Read More What’s the time Year 1?
This week Year 1 have been working very hard to master the skills of addition and subtraction using a number line. Today they went on a maths treasure hunt, working out the answers to word problems and then hunting around the playground for the correct number. Alongside the answer was a letter so if they […]Read More Maths Treasure Hunt
Today, classes came together in a special assembly to share their learning from our Black History Week activities. It was an amazing showcase of learning which included artwork, writing, poetry, cooking, small world play and an amazing collaborative collage of Nelson Mandela from Year 5. It was clear from the children’s enthusiasm, what a great […]Read More Black History Week Assembly
Year 1 have been reading Handa’s Surprise this week, they looked for clues in the story to work out where it might be set. We then tasted the different fruits that Handa had in her basket and thought of awesome adjectives to describe them. In the afternoon we used collage to make the fruits and […]Read More Handa’s Surprise
In class, Year 1 have been reading Giraffes can’t Dance. We have been using this to help us think about one of our school values – kindness. Children thought carefully about how they show kindness and include everyone and we ended with an animal disco using carefully painted character masks from the book.Read More Year 1’s Animal Disco
Year 1 have been talking about friendships in RE. They made a web of friends with Mrs Taylor to show how they are all linked together.Read More Web of Friendship
Today, Year 1 came back from assembly to find a potential crime scene in the classroom! Our book, Detective Dog, had been taken and some clues left behind. Year 1 were excellent detectives, just like Detective Dog, and from the clues worked out who had done it! Luckily it was only Charlotte who had borrowed […]Read More Crime Scene in Year 1
Joe Wicks (the body coach) replied to my message via instagram! He put up a post urging schools to do more exercise during the school day. So, I messaged him telling him all about our brilliant school fitness scheme that Mr Wilson put in place, and is so passionate about. And to my surprise I […]Read More Wicks gives Wilson the thumbs up!
In Year 1 we have been learning about primary colours. We have used these to make our own pictures in the style of Mondrian. These will be on display in our classroom soon!Read More Year 1 Art
On Friday the residents from Leah Lodge Care Home came to spend some time with Year 1. The children made some pictures and spent some time talking with the residents. It was glorious weather and a wonderful way to spend Friday afternoon in the community.Read More Friday Afternoon with Our Friends From Leah Lodge Care Home