Category: year1

Year 1 Love Outdoor Maths!

This week we got our coats, gloves and hats on to venture outside to do our Maths! It was great fun making ‘part part whole models’ to add 2 amounts. We used leaves, stones, twigs and acorns to represent our 2 ‘parts’ and then counted the total to say what our ‘whole’ would be. We …

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Days of the week and months of the year

Over the last few days, Year 1 have been learning some songs to help them to learn the days of the week and the months of the year. You can listen to the songs here: Days of the week Months of the year   We have been having so much fun with our singing and …

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Well done everyone!

The year one team would like to say a big well done and thank you for all the fantastic homework we have received. It is great to see all your pictures, videos and drawings. We hope you are enjoying all the fun activities. Keep up the hard work year one, you are all doing amazing! …

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Time Travellers

This week we started our new topic- history! We have been exploring the Victorian times looking at toys the children used to play with.  We noticed that most toys were made of wood and dull colours. Not like the bright plastic toys we have today! Once we discussed our ideas we transported ourselves back in …

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We have been really enjoying our Year 1 Mini Explorer sessions. We have been working on our team building skills to build dens, animal homes and to keep our base camp tidy and organised. Mrs Mitzman has commented on how well the Year 1’s have looked after our forest area…keep it up! How you can support …

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Using The Laptops For The First Time!

During our computing lesson, we used the laptops for the first time this week! We logged into our purple mash accounts using our very own log in’s and created our own avatar. Choosing own own hairstyle, eye colour and outfits! There are lots of fun learning activities on purple mash to help build our computer …

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Mindfulness Mondays

This week was our second week of Mindfulness Mondays! We got our sketchbooks out and explored mixing primary colours using paint. KS1 learned about Piet Mondrain, who only used straight lines and primary colours in his work. Can you recreate any of his famous paintings at home? We listened to calming music as we created …

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Happy Friday!

Happy Friday to all our Year 1 families! Thank you so much to all of you who have been emailing the class email addresses to send in homework. We have been really impressed by what we have received so far! Here are just some of the amazing work… Please select a new activity each week …

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Our First Year 1 Sports Coach PE

Today we have had such an amazing time with our Sports Coach Mr Davies. We got changed super quickly and really impressed our adults with our fantastic listening and behaviour. As you can see, the sun was shining and we were all smiling and having the best time…we can’t wait for next Thursday!

Our First Day in Year 1!

Good afternoon families, We have had such a lovely first day together in Year 1! Each and every child came in with a beaming smile ready to get stuck into the activities we had planned for them. Today there was lots of new rooms and routes to get used to but it didn’t take us …

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