In theme this week we have been looking at different types of trees. We found out about the differences between evergreen and deciduous trees. We then went on a tree hunt around the school. What can you tell us about evergreen trees? What can you tell me about deciduous trees?
We had a fab couple of wow days to begin our final term in Year 1. On Monday 5th June we came into school to find a wild creature in our room. We were super excited to find out where this creature had come from. It turned out that it had traveled all the way […]
Today we came into school to find a tiny mouse door with a very small letter attached to it. It turns out a little mouse lives in the KS1 library. The mouse asked us if we had any information about the 1970s because that is when his daddy went to school. We decided to find […]
On Wednesday 29th March we had lots of messy fun making our birdfeeders ready to sell on Friday. We had to use lots of different ingredients and some of it was very sticky! Shaniah really enjoyed getting her hands into the mixture. Theo liked pouring the ingredients into the bowl. Mia loved getting messy hands! […]
Last week we had a music workshop with Mr Bason. We listened to music from the composer Saint Saens and then created our own compositions based on different animals. We then used different instruments to create different sounds which the animals make. In the afternoon we performed our musical extravaganza to the whole school. This […]
As part of our fab finale we made polar bears using plastic bottles, paint and paper. We have also made a gigantic igloo using milk bottles. Can you spot it around the school? We also made mini igloos using digestive biscuits, marshmallows and icing. Finally we tasted a delicious igloo cake that was made by […]
Today we have been investigating how to keep Koko and his family warm. We have explored lots of different materials and tested them to see which is the best. We found out that cotton wool and bubble wrap were the most effective at keeping the warm water and our skin warm. We will be sharing […]
In maths this week we have been counting forwards and backwards to 40. We have also been finding 1 more and 1 less than a given number. Finally we have been writing numbers in numerals and words. What would be 1 more than these numbers? 12, 17, 19, 22, 41 What would be 1 less […]
In our theme lessons this week we have been finding out about the United Kingdom and its human and physical features. We have also found out some more about the Polar Regions. We then compared the weather and animals in the Polar Regions to the UK’s. We have also started thinking about how to make […]
This week we have been learning all about solving problems involving time. We have worked hard to learn our story ‘Danger for Pebbles’ and are now starting to make our own story changes. In theme we have been learning about human and physical features in the UK. A brilliant start.