Author: Miss Camm


Art Day

Class One has been full of artists today! We have been using paint to create under the sea inspired artwork. The children used powder paint to create different tints and shades of blue. We learnt that by adding white to the mixture, the colour becomes lighter. This is called a tint. By adding…

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Posted on 21 March 2019

Category: Year 1

World Book Day 2019

We have had a wonderful time celebrating World Book Day in Class One. The children enjoyed sharing their fabulous costumes and discussing their book character.

 

We read ‘The Word Collector’ by Peter Reynolds and decided to become word collectors ourselves. Class One shared adjectives and…

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Posted on 7 March 2019

Category: Year 1

Ledston Estate

This week the children put on their raincoats and headed to Ledston Estate for an exciting day in the woods.

 

We were investigating seasonal changes and spotting early signs of spring. The children enjoyed collecting buds on their nature walk and saw lots of lovely daffodils. Our group…

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Posted on 6 March 2019

Category: Year 1

Labelling the body

This week we took our SITE learning outside to help us label the human body with as many parts as we know. The children had lots of fun drawing around each other and using the chalks.

 

We then came back inside to find out more information about the body and its functions.

 

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Posted on 6 March 2019

Category: Year 1

Cricket Allstars

Class One have been enjoying the winter sunshine in P.E this week whilst learning cricket skills with Nick from Shadwell Cricket Club.

 

The children showed great team building skills whilst playing volcanos and craters. The class had to work in teams to flip as many cones as possible…

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Posted on 27 February 2019

Category: Year 1

Kung Hei Fat Choy

Kung Hei Fat Choy!

 

Class One have enjoyed celebrating and learning all about Chinese New Year. This year is the year of the pig.

 

This morning the children listened to some information about traditional ways to celebrate the New Year. We found out that in China, people clean their…

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Posted on 8 February 2019

Category: Year 1

Explorer Day!

Land Ahoy!

 

Class One have been ‘exploring’ their new topic today. We had space explorers, wilderness explorers and lots of scary pirates!

 

At the beginning of our day, a mysterious clue arrived in the register. As we followed the clues throughout the morning, the children learnt…

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Posted on 9 January 2019

Category: Year 1

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas from Class One!

 

The children have had a wonderful end to the term this week and are most definitely feeling festive!

We are so proud of the children for all of their hard work this term and their brilliant performances in the Christmas play and Carol Service.

It…

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Posted on 21 December 2018

Category: Year 1

Remembering the Brave

This week the children have been asking lots of questions about why we wear poppies. Mrs Legault brought in some very special medals from WW1 to share with the children as we remembered the brave soldiers who fought in the war.

 

The children were fascinated by how special the medals were…

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Posted on 12 November 2018

Category: Year 1

Diwali

Happy Diwali from Class One!

 

This week class one celebrated the Hindu and Sikh festival of Diwali. The children learned about the festival of light by making Diva lamps from clay and colouring in traditional Rangoli patterns.

 

We found out that Diwali honours the Hindu goddess of…

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Posted on 7 November 2018

Category: Year 1

Blast off!

 

5, 4, 3, 2, 1….

 

Class One zoomed to the moon to discover their new topic for this half term. The children were asked to create an intergalactic passport which they would need to board the space craft. Next we travelled to the ‘moon’ to find out about Neil Armstrong who was the first…

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Posted on 5 November 2018

Category: Year 1

Post Office Visit

Class One have been learning all about HRH Queen Elizabeth 2nd this half term. We have learnt about the members of the Royal family and what happened on the Queen's coronation day.

To link with our focus text in English, 'The Jolly Postman', the children visited Bramham Post Office to send some…

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Posted on 26 October 2018

Category: Year 1