Can you guess what story we are telling? We use actions to help us remember, we read this using just a story map!Read More Year 1 – Talk4Writing
On Sunday I went to see the Queen, and placed our class prayer at the sparkiest spot I could find in Green Park. We were SO proud of this prayer, these words were all their own. We’ll done Year 1!Read More Year 1’s prayer
Year 1 and 2 are exploring friendship and kindness in their RE lessons this half term. We are looking at ways to be a good friend and also learning bible stories where Jesus showed friendship and taught his disciples how to treat one another. Today the children brainstormed examples of friendship and used role play […]Read More Year 1 & 2 RE: focusing on friendship.
We have been blown away with the level of support you have all shown and how many volunteer slips have been handed in for International Day. The prizes are still up for grabs and the slips have been transferred to sign up sheets. If you want to add your name to the food or craft […]Read More You can still be in with a chance to win!
Today, we designed our final bridges. We had to think about what materials we will use and how we will create them. Here are our designs. The bridges will need to be more than 30cm to meet the design brief. Time to get building! We used paper straws to start making the triangles to support […]Read More Year 1 DT – Design and Make!
On Friday, Year One enjoyed the challenge of a new matching game on the ipads. Working in pairs they needed to match parts of the body with their names. We will definitely be playing again!Read More Year 1 Science – Flashback Friday
Today in Year One, we looked closer at the human body. We reminded ourselves of the Parts of the Body but started to notice, not everyone is the same. Some people have straight hair, others curly. Some people have light skin, dark skin, a birthmark or freckles. These things make us different but we’re all […]Read More Year 1 Science – Are all bodies the same?
Wow, What a lesson! Today, Year One we’re investigating how shaping materials can impact how stable a structure can be. We experimented with lots of different ideas to see how many blocks 1 sheet of paper can hold! We started thinking about how we cod reinforce our structures to make them even stronger! How many […]Read More Year 1 DT – Just paper?
Year One have been super excited about our new books. These are books that Mr Wilson shared with us in assembly which are now in our book corner! We are particularly excited to read ‘Shark Lady’, a book about an amazing scientist called Eugene Clark. We discovered interesting facts about her life and the challenges […]Read More Year 1 Book of the Month – Eugenie Clark, The Shark Lady
For the last two weeks, Year 1 have been investigating different types of bridges and having a go at creating bridges and structures that are stable as well as rigid shapes. We discussed the idea of using pillars to support the middle parts of the bridge. We also looked at how a square isn’t as […]Read More Year 1 DT – Stable Structures and Rigid Bridges