Year 1


The Day the Stories Came to Life!

We have had a fantastic day in Class One celebrating World Book Day. We loved dressing up as our favourite book characters, sharing each other's amazing books in boxes, learning and performing a poem, as well as enjoying a special World Book Day book and biscuit and a quick book quiz!

Posted by Miss Allen on 5 March 2020

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Drawing and Labelling the Human Body

We had a great time exploring parts of our bodies in Science this week. We spent time drawing around each other and labelling as many body parts, organs and part of the skeleton as we knew and we knew a lot! We learnt lots about what different parts of our bodies do and where they are located. In…

Posted by Miss Allen on 27 February 2020

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Superstar Pencil Licenses

We have started to reward our amazing superstar writers in Class One with a special pencil license and a super special pencil! To get these, the children have to form all their letters correctly, sit all the letters on the line and have them all the right size in relation to each other! Not an…

Posted by Miss Allen on 11 February 2020

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Scientific fun with animal 'poo'

In Class One we have been spending time looking at what makes animal's carnivores, herbivores and omnivores. This week we decided the best way to find out was to look at some animal 'poo'. We dug out lots of interesting things, from leaves and beans to animal bones, we then tried to decide which…

Posted by Miss Allen on 4 February 2020

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KS1 Nativity Photos

I am so proud of all our little shining stars in Year 1, they all helped to put on such an amazing production and worked so hard to make it the brilliant show it was! It really was a 'fun, fresh and FUNKY' show! 

 

Posted by Miss Allen on 12 December 2019

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Wonder in the Wonderdome!

Yesterday in Class One we were lucky enough to get a visit from the Wonderdome! We got to explore life in space inside a travelling planetarium! We learnt all about what it's like to brush your teeth in space, the robot who landed on Mars and the mission in Apollo 17 that took 12 people to the…

Posted by Miss Allen on 3 December 2019

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Sunflowers by Vincent Van Gogh and Class One

In Class One we have been learning about Vincent Van Gogh and his paining Sunflowers. We have all shared our opinions on the piece, created our own pasta sunflowers and used our colour mixing skills to paint them similar colours to Van Gogh. 

 

Posted by Miss Allen on 19 November 2019

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Year 1- Book and Biscuit Reward

Throughout the half term both phonics groups have been competing to win the book and biscuit reward where they get to enjoy hot chocolate, a biscuit and share and exciting book with a friend. This half term both groups were so fantastic at their phonics that we ended up with a tie- so the whole…

Posted by Miss Allen on 5 November 2019

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What have we been up to this week? (W/C 7th October)

This half term in Class One we have been assisting Queen Elizabeth II by writing instructions to help her catch her hat and make a new one. We have all written incredible instructions and learnt about all the features of an instruction text. This week we finished our second set of instructions to…

Posted by Miss Allen on 13 October 2019

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Symbol Hunt

This week in Geography Class One have been on a symbol hunt. We followed the clues which lead us to locations around school where a symbol was hiding.

 

We found symbols for the gate, trees, the pond, paths and flowerbeds.

 

When we got back to the classroom, we used the symbols to…

Posted by Miss Camm on 16 May 2019

Category: Year 1

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Sunflowers

The children have been planting sunflower seeds this week as we launched our new SITE topic: Plants and living things. The children have planted their seeds individually and will monitor and record their growth weekly. Once the seedlings are ready to be taken out of their pots, we will replant…

Posted by Miss Camm on 25 April 2019

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Easter Nests

Class One enjoyed making Easter nests this week to support their instruction writing in English.

 

Here is how we made the yummy nests:

 

First gather all of the equipment and tasty ingredients.

Then wash your hands with soapy water.

Next snap the yummy chocolate into small…

Posted by Miss Camm on 18 April 2019

Category: Year 1

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