This half term the topic in PE for Year 1 is 'Dance animals - Jungle ' The learning outcomes for their first session are: Able to demonstrate large and expansive shapes Able to demonstrate swinging actions with the arms The children thought of animals that live in the jungle. They walked around pretending to be [...]
Phonics Here are some websites to use to practice those phonic skills and high frequency words - Click on each picture to be taken to the site. Youtube Channel Here are the word lists for the common exception words that each child needs to know - Practice them in small chunks and when you finish [...]
This afternoon we have been exploring floating and sinking. We selected a range of different objects and talked about whether we thought they would float or sink. We then had a turn at testing different objects in our water, we really enjoyed watching the chalk dissolve in the water.
Take a look at some of the wonderful things we have been creating in our home learning over the last few weeks. We have done a STEM challenge, making a paper helicopter that could fly! We looked at animals and tried to draw patterns, shapes and lines which show how some animals move. [...]
Year 1 are learning about materials in their science lessons this term. They have been finding objects around the classroom and discussing the different materials which they are made from. Here are some of the objects they found. After that they sorted the objects into groups according to the materials they were made [...]
Tickets are now on sale for this years production, starring Reception Class, Year One and Year Two. The performances will be on Tuesday 10th December and Thursday 12th December at 2pm. Tickets are £1.50 each payable via ParentPay. Please note that tickets WILL NOT be available on the door. Please call into the office for [...]
Year 1 have been learning about the seasons over the last term. Today they sorted various items into the correct seasons, they then had to tell the rest of the class something they knew about the seasons. "In winter it gets colder and we have to wear warmer clothes." "In summer we can go to [...]
Look at the wonderful shape pictures we made in Maths today. We have been learning about the difference between a square and a rectangle.
In maths this week Year 1 are learning about 3 Dimensional shapes. They have been finding objects around the classroom that are cubes, cuboids and cylinder shapes. See if they can find any of these shapes around the home or on the way to school.
Year one have been observing wind conditions again. This time they used balloons to see how strong the wind was blowing and if it was strong enough to lift the balloons off the floor. During their experiment they found that the wind was only blowing slightly as their balloons did not move much and [...]