Category: year1

Summer 2nd Half

This term we have used the outdoor areas in lots of different curriculum areas.  We completed many science activities to identify insects and plants.  In Art, we created self-portraits from natural objects and completed rubbings on different surfaces.  We read lots of stories in the outdoor learning classrooms. In maths, we continued working within numbers …

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Year 1 summer term

In science this term, we used clay to make animals and painted them.  We used the correct language to label the features. We had a visit from the animas and had the opportunity to handle and discuss their differences, As part of our plant topic, we have been using the outside areas.  We have weeded …

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Spring 2nd Half Term

In science this term, we have completed our topic on animals (including humans).  We used clay to make animals and painted them using the correct language to verbally label the features.  We have moved onto looking at the changes that occur as we move into the Spring season e.g. changes in the clothes we wear …

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Spring 1st Half Term

This term in Year 1 we have completed lots of exciting investigations linked to the story of Bob the Bubble who thought he was useless.  In science we started investigated bubbles which included making and changing bubble wands and seeing the impact this had on the bubble shapes.  We then came up with our own …

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December 2020

Year 1 have been working very hard this term – well done everyone.  We used the book Gruffalo’s Crumble to read, write and follow instructions.  We made pizza and cakes – they were delicious.  In maths we used our measuring skills to compare measures- longer than, shorter than and the same as.  We enjoyed using …

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Year 1 – October Half Term 2020

Our year 1 class have been very busy settling into their new classroom and routines.  One of the many books we have enjoyed together is Stanley’s stick. All the children made their own book based on the adventures.  In science, we have been learning about different materials and how they are used to make objects …

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