Year 1


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…

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Posted by Miss Camm on 16 May 2019

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…

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Posted by Miss Camm on 25 April 2019

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…

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Posted by Miss Camm on 18 April 2019

The Easter Story

Class One enjoyed their visit to Bramham Church this week to learn about the events leading up to Easter. The children took part in a workshop where they found out information about the last supper and how Jesus died on the cross.

 

We were so proud of the children for their excellent…

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Posted by Miss Camm on 28 March 2019

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 by Miss Camm on 21 March 2019

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 by Miss Camm on 7 March 2019

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 by Miss Camm on 6 March 2019

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 by Miss Camm on 6 March 2019

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 by Miss Camm on 27 February 2019

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 by Miss Camm on 8 February 2019

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 by Miss Camm on 9 January 2019

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 by Miss Camm on 21 December 2018