Year 1 enjoyed some Superhero Science this afternoon. We made a Flying Superhero out of a balloon and created a Super Fizz Fountain by dropping Mentos sweets into cola to create a super sticky explosion!
We have had another fantastic week in Year One! We have started looking at our new topic ‘Superheroes’ and have begun to create a superhero rescue station role play area. We have also designed our own Superheroes which we will be writing adventures about in the coming weeks. Today we […]
We have had a fantastic first week back in Year One, we have focused our learning in literacy on ‘The Resurrection story’. We found out about Mary Anning and her discovery of Dinosaurs fossils in Lyme Regis. Thank you to Mia A’s mum for coming in to teach the children […]
Hope you all had a lovely Easter break. The children have come back refreshed and looking forward to a lovely Summer Term. In the book bags today you will find a green booklet with a list of spellings. These are high frequency words that the children will need to spell […]
A busy Arts Week in Year 1 so far… On Monday we had a storytelling workshop and invented our own story characters. Then we made our characters into lollipop stick puppets. Today we had a musical afternoon and used instruments to create sound effects for the Hungry Caterpillar story.
Yesterday in Year 1 we looked at the artwork of Matisse and made some secret arty things ready for Mother’s Day. We hope you like them. In maths we have been learning to tell the time. Any practise you could do at home would be great. Today in Science we […]
A jammed packed day in Year 1 today. This morning we had a workshop all about healthy living. We talked all about getting enough sleep, eating and drinking healthily and having lots of exercise. Then in the afternoon, linked to our literacy work on traditional stories, we made gingerbread men. They […]
This week in Science we have been looking at the senses. We had a go at trying to identify things from their smell. Most of us got ketchup first time! On pancake day we looked at fractions. We cut up pancakes to show how everyone needed an equal slice and […]
Thank you to all those that attended ‘Show and share’ this morning it was lovely to see you all working with you children and giving them the opportunity to share their successes with you, I hope you are as proud of the children as I am. I have asked the […]
This week, as well as continuing with our work on ‘Traditional Tales’, we are going to be thinking about ‘Wind!’ and not the kind that comes from high fibre foods! Mrs Arnold and I attended a conference at the weekend, which focused on asking deep questions that really extend and […]