Year 1

Forest School

Forest School

The children have produced an array of creative work during October in Forest School. Hand made instruments, bird feeders, natural art inspired by Andy Goldsworthy, rainbow leaf mobiles, clay men, Autumn leaf wreaths, leaf animals, Stone Age bread & jewellery, natural pyramids, Anglo Saxon dwellings, wire weaving, autumnal art and weaving with sticks & wool. The results have been amazing!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number Bonds

Number Bonds

Year One have been working on number bonds this week. They have been using the part part whole method to help them find missing numbers from number bonds. They have been especially good at reasoning about addition and explaining why they have chosen a certain number.   Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School sessions were up & running as soon as the school year started in September. Our new Reception class were introduced to Forest School where they became Kings & Queens for the afternoon after making their very own nature crown. During their next session the children used sticks & grass to decorate the first… Continue Reading

ICT

ICT

Year One have been learning about being safe online. Through a story about Smartie the Penguin, the children made choices about what to do when they are unsure about something on a device. The children then made posters about staying safe online. Afterwards, they worked on the iPads.     Continue Reading

Literacy

Literacy

Year One have been working on a story all week called ‘Not a Stick’ by Antoinette Portis. The children had great fun imagining what the stick could be. They worked with partners in the hall coming up with all sorts of ideas such as a wicked witch’s broomstick and a javelin for an athlete. The… Continue Reading