Summer term 1

We have been very busy in class 1 learning about different animals and some of the things they do. We have talked about where animals can be found and compared the differences in environments betweeen the UK, Savannah and the Polar regions. We have talked about what they look like and some of their physical… Read more »

Monday 28th March

Exciting news in class 1 today. The cocoon we have kept all winter containing a Pale Tussock Moth has hatched over the weekend.

Week beginning 21st March.

Class 1 had a very busy week last week. They enjoyed learning and acting out the story of the enormous turnip. They even found the turnip buried in the garden, which they dug up, took to the mud kitchen and made delicious turnip soup. In maths we have continued practicing finding the total of two… Read more »

Week beginning 7th March

It’s been another busy week in class 1. As part of our growing topic we have been busy learning about how plants grow and planting seeds. Then we wrote instructions. In maths we have been busy finding 1 more and 1 less than a given number and in expressive art and design we have been… Read more »

Week beginning 28th February.

We have continued our growing topic this week by looking at the lifecycle of a butterfly and reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. The children have enjoyed retelling the story with puppet shows and writing their own books to retell the story. In maths we have been very busy finding 1 more than… Read more »

Week beginning 21st February.

We have been keen to start our new topic of Growing this half-term and the children have enjoyed finding out and talking about how humans grow. They have looked at pictures of themselves as babies and made comparisons between then and themselves now. They have used mirrors to look carefully at themselves and talk about… Read more »

Week beginning 10th January 2022

The children have been having a great time learning the story of Little Riding Hood. They have enjoyed dressing up as characters and role playing and re-telling the story using puppets. The children have been busy learning how programming the Bee-Bot to get from Little Red Riding Hoods house to Grandmas. In Science the children… Read more »

Week beginning 15th November.

As part of our colour and pattern topic, this week the children have enjoyed exploring different ways of mixing colours. In maths we have been busy representing and comparing numbers within 10. We have explored our feelings and the colours we associate with them through The Colour Monster in Literacy. We have also been very… Read more »

Week beginning 8th November

As part of our colour and pattern topic the we have been exploring the story of Elmer the elephant this week. They talked about how Elmer felt about being different and some of our own similarities and differences . They have practiced re-telling the story and identifying words with that have the initial sounds s,a,t… Read more »

Week beginning 1st November. As part of our topic this term ‘colours and patterns’ The children have enjoyed learning about the celebration of Diwali. They had great fun in participating in some Diwali traditions. On Wednesday the children made Coconut Ladoo a type of Diwali sweet made with coconut and cardamom. The children explored the… Read more »