Year 1

The Storm Whale

The Storm Whale

The children have been working on retelling the story ‘The Storm Whale’ written by Benji Davies. They began by creating a story map following the adventures of a boy called Noi. The children then spent two sessions writing their stories. The results were fantastic!

Science fun in forest school

Science fun in forest school

Year One has been learning about animals including humans. In forest school the children were challenged with grouping animals that live in the forest. Then they discussed what the different animals eat and then they had to complete a Venn diagram sorting the animals into carnivore, herbivore and omnivore. They had great fun finding insects… Continue Reading

Fun at the Beach

Fun at the Beach

Year One and Reception had a wonderful day at Tynemouth Longsands. The children had a full day of fun building sandcastles, burying the teachers, playing football and playing in the water. The sea was very cold but all the children braved it and had great fun splashing about. The highlight of the day was the… Continue Reading

Year One Collective Worship

Today another group of children shared a collective worship they had planned, it was based around the theme ‘Change’. One child invited the class into a circle and asked the children to concentrate on their breathing. They had to breathe in God’s peace and breathe out any worries. After that two children read the story of Zacchaeus.… Continue Reading

Collective Worship in Year One

Collective Worship in Year One

Today a group of children shared a collective worship about ‘Being Sorry’ with their friends. The children had planned the four areas of the worship together. They decided to gather the class together by inviting their friends into a circle whilst music was playing and a candle was lit. Then they shared the story of… Continue Reading

The story of Levi – Year One

The story of Levi – Year One

Year One have started their next R.E. topic ‘Being Sorry’. Today the children learnt about a person form the Bible called Levi. The children listened to the story form the St Luke and then discussed it. They all agreed that Levi made the right choice to follow Jesus’ way. The children then wrote a postcard… Continue Reading