This week in Geography, Year 1 and 2 were comparing the weather in the UK to the weather in Brazil. They created weather maps and reported on the weather expected in Brazil. The news reports were so impressive, the Brazilian news team asked KS1 to create a special report about Football in Brazil.Read More KS1 Geography – And now for the weather!
This week, Year 1 and 2 started our new DT project. We worked on scissors skills and sliders that move in a linear motion. Here are some of our results.Read More KS1 DT – Sliders
The Year 1 and Year 2 classrooms are looking a little closer to normal this week. Goodbye rows, group tables are back!Read More On step closer to normality!
This week, Year 1 are looking at capacity! We started off by describing whether our beakers were full or empty and will be comparing different amounts of liquid.Read More Year 1 Maths – Capacity
This week in Science, Year 1 have been looking at Seasons and what changes to look out for as we enter Spring! We set out some Rain Gauges to monitor the rainfall in our playground over the next two weeks. Can you spot them?Read More Year 1 Science – Setting our Rain Gauges (Data Handling)
As part of Science week, we looked at how we can adapt games and sports to include people with disabilities. We watched some Paralympians playing blind football and identified what adaptations were made so they could play. We created our own catching games wearing blindfolds with adaptations so blind people can play too.Read More Year 1 Science Week – Inclusive Games
This week, Year 1 were able to take part in an NFU Science Farm Live Lesson. We looked at the life cycle of a chicken and saw an egg hatch into a hatchling! We designed our own incubator for keeping eggs warm and turning eggs just like hens do! Some children were inspired and decided […]Read More Year 1 – Science Week Chicken or the egg?
We would like to welcome all Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 parents and carers to School Jam! School Jam is a maths app which provides practical and digital activities for you and your child to complete together. The tasks are set by the teacher and link directly to the learning your child is currently […]Read More School Jam
In Science last week, year 1 were playing a game where they have to guess what material their partner is holding. The materials were made from wood, metal, plastic, rock and fabric. Is it flexible or rigid? Is it heavy or light? Is it smooth or rough? Is it hard or soft?Read More Science in Year 1 – What material am I holding?
This week Year 1 and 2 have put their historian hats back on and discovered what life was like for children living 70 years ago. We used historical photographs to search for evidence of how life has changed. After that we went outside to enjoy some 1950s-inspired playground games.Read More KS1 History: What was childhood like in the 1950s?