This week in Year 1, we have been looking at bossy verbs and how to write clear instructions.
We wrote instructions on how to make a jam sandwich. We then followed our own step by step instructions to make and enjoy them! We had great fun!
In PE, Year 1 have been practising their balancing skills in gymnastics. The children used different parts of their body to balance on and hold the position. The children then worked in groups to create balances together. Continue Reading
This week in Year 1 we have been reading the book ‘Lila and the Secret of the Rain’. We learnt facts about Kenya, the country in which the story is set. Then we familiarised ourselves with the story and created our own story maps to help us retell the story in our own words. Continue Reading
This half term in forest school we have been exploring our natural environment and making lots of different things! We have made forest music using harmonicas that we made out of lollipop sticks and string, and used tree stumps as drums and twigs as our drumsticks. We have also built shelters using sticks and different… Continue Reading
Wellbeing Ambassador Blog During Mr Turner’s Friday Assembly on 1 October, our Y4 and Y5 Wellbeing Ambassadors introduced us to CONNECT which is part of the 5 Ways to Wellbeing. They set us a challenge to connect with each other on the yard and they introduced Friday 5 Minute Friendships. The first conversations took place… Continue Reading
Wellbeing Ambassador Blog – Friday 1st October This week posters have been going up along the corridors showing everyone in school the children’s version of our Wellbeing Vision Statement. The Wellbeing Ambassadors have also spoken to their class about it, asking them to try their best to live out the statements on it. There are… Continue Reading
Today Year One took part in the Greggs Cancer Fun Run. The class went into Heaton Park and ran around a set course. It was tiring but great fun! Continue Reading
This week Year 1 have been learning about money. They started off finding out about the different coins and then notes that is in our currency. Then the children worked on finding different amounts using the coins and then finding different ways of making the same amount. Continue Reading
Today Year 1 have been learning about the four different types of sentences. They worked on statements, questions, exclamations and commands linked to the book they are studying called ‘The Storm Whale,’ by Benji Davies. Continue Reading
Today Year One went on their school trip to Alnwick Gardens. A fabulous time was had by all! The children enjoyed a bus ride on our school mini buses and arrived ready for action up at Alnwick Gardens. The children were lucky to have lots of activities to do throughout the day. The first was… Continue Reading