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
Year One really enjoyed their first dance lesson of the term with Gemma! Here are some great moments from the lesson.Read More Year 1 Dance – 5,6,7,8
Year One have been looking at parts of the Body! We created our own diagrams of the human body and labelled the parts we know! Finally, we put our knowledge together to make a display.Read More Year 1 Science – Parts of the Body
We are all very excited to be back at school after a wonderful break but it is hard to ignore the cold of WINTER in the mornings. Year One are experts at pointing out the signs we are in Winter. From the low sun in the sky to the some of the trees looking leafless […]Read More Year 1 Science – Winter Recap