Year Group Blog

Help! London’s burning!

This week we have gone back to our Great Fire of London learning! In English we have been exploring using exclamation marks to portray feeling and emotion. We have used this to write a letter in role to the Mayor …

Forest and Fairy Fun!

This week the children have been immersed in the Shakespeare play ‘Midsummer Nights Dream’ a story about love, fairies, magic and mischief. Through active story telling we have become the characters and explored the quite complicated story lines. Our favourite …

Fire! Fire!

 

This week the children have become immersed in the story of The Great Fire of London! We have learnt about the what happened, why it spread so much, why it happened and we have used our senses to think …

Happy Half Term!

What a great week to end our first half term in Year 1! We’ve had some fantastic story writing about the little boat in English, finding all the ways to partition 5 and 6 in Maths and learning the 7 …

Lead me to the golden treasure!

This week we have been doing lots of fantastic learning across all subjects as we come to the end of our topic and the children have shown great enthusiasm towards the new golden challenges during the afternoons!

In English, the …

The blog that wouldn’t post from Week 5

A week of fantastic independent learning has occurred with many children really challenging themselves across the curriculum.

Singing: Morning has Come   &   Dan, Dan the Silly Wee Man!

English: This week we wrote a free verse poem all about the …

The pots went bubble and the sails went flap!

A week of fantastic independent learning has occurred with many children really challenging themselves across the curriculum.

Singing: Morning has Come   &   Dan, Dan the Silly Wee Man!

English: This week we wrote a free verse poem all about the …

Jump aboard the ship, shhh what can you hear?

It has been fantastic to see the children really settling into the Year 1 expectations and forming new friendships in their classes.

English: the children jumped aboard a sailing ship and explored onomatopoeia words to describe the sounds they could …

Lets go on an Adventure!

This week we have started exploring our new topic!

In English we have been focusing on labels, what they are and what their purpose is. We have been very busy not only labelling equipment for a sea adventurer but also …

First week fun!

Welcome back! We have had a great week in Year 1 exploring our classrooms and making new friends. We have been focusing on remembering our golden agreements and understand how we can show them in our classes and across the …