24 Mar

Year 1 Gymnastics Apparatus

We enjoyed practising our gymnastic sequences on the apparatus this week. 

22 Mar


We have been building upon our own Matisse style collages. We have been practising the skill of plaiting and added it onto our collages.

20 Mar

Animals - Our Pets in Y1

We loved having Holly’s pet dog in today. We found out all about how to look later dogs, what he eats and what he likes. We asked lots of interesting questions. 
Thank you so much

14 Mar

Springing to Life!

In Year 1 we have been learning about Spring time and how new life can sprout and flourish at this time of year. We looked at a range of seeds and marvelled at how such a tiny thing can create something that we can eat or admire! We then planted some seeds in our teams and made sure to give them…

8 Mar

Animal Diets

We have been learning what different animals eat and sorting them into 3 categories: herbivores, carnivores and omnivores. 

7 Mar

Messy Maps!

We created aerial view plans of our classroom using a range of materials found within the classroom. Each group decided upon and devised a key when making their maps so they were clear and easy to follow! 

7 Mar

Step into Spring!

Year 1 enjoyed a spring walk around the school grounds today. We looked for signs of the season and learned about why some trees lost their leaves over winter whilst others didn’t! We learned the new terms ‘deciduous’ and ‘evergreen’ and spotted these trees in our nature area. We heard birds…

27 Feb

Year 1 Live with Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

We were very lucky to have Julia Donaldson read a traditional tale as part of our literacy topic this week. We also had an illustration masterclass from the famous illustrator, Axel Scheffler.

27 Feb

Our Exciting Visitors!!

Thank you to Mrs Kornas who brought in their beautiful pet guinea pigs. We learnt all about how they care for them , what they eat and where they sleep. We all had the option to give them a stroke too! 

24 Feb

Colour Mixing

We explored mixing the primary colours to make secondary colours. We also discussed how we could make them lighter and darker.

23 Feb

People Who Help Us - Parent Volunteers

Thank you to Mr Sowerby who came in to tell us how he helps us. He brought in lots of equipment and showed us how he used them. We thoroughly enjoyed listening. Thank you

8 Feb

People Who Help Us!

We really enjoyed when Kath came in to talk to us about how she helps people in her job. We discussed our emotions and how we should talk about our feelings.