Join us on Thursday 14th November for our Year 1 Diwali Assembly. This will start promptly at 2:30pm in the school hall. Please ensure if you are joining us for this assembly that you are here before this time to ensure there are no delays with our start time or interruptions to the performance. We […]
As a very special treat Years 1 and 2 will be visiting the cinema on Monday 11th November. We will be getting a coach to the cinema and are being treated to two very special films! You may have even read the stories at home! ZOG THE GRUFFALO We will be leaving school at 9:00 so make […]
We have had a wonderful first week back. This week has been Maths Investigation And problem solving week. We have been working to develop our problem solving and reasoning skills during this week and have great fun as well! We had a super end to our week during our Rugby Day. We showed our support […]
Year 1, Look at the challenges below. Can you complete them? Emerging – Can you write your number bonds to ten?Expected – Can you write your number bonds to twenty?Exceeding – Write your number bonds to 100.
Year 1, Look at the challenges below. Can you complete one of them? Emerging – Can you use a dictionary or the internet to find the meaning of these topic words and put them into a sentence? temperature, modern, freezing.Expected – Can you use a dictionary or the internet to find the meaning of these […]
We have had a great project week. We have been learning all about the picture book Zog by Julia Donaldson. The children have been developing their reading and comprehension skills this week as well as attending ‘Dragon School’ where they learned dragon skills just like Zog in the book. The children were able to sequence […]
We have had a great day in Year 1 today. The children have had a great day learning about the importance of keeping healthy. They experienced different styles of exercise, learnt about making healthy choices and developing a growth mindset. The children had an amazing exerience swimming this afternoon. The children were confident and really […]
Just a reminder that we will be swimming tomorrow. All children in Year 1 will need a swimming kit: In a bag please send your child with a swimming suit/shorts and a towel. The children will be swimming in small groups and we are really looking forward to this experience.
On Wednesday 16th October Year 1 have their Health and Well Being Day. On this day children can come to school in their PE kits (including their Broad Heath PE T-shirt). Your child will also need a Swimming Kit on this day as we will be taking them swimming in the school swimming pool. Please […]
Our spelling scores have really improved this week in 1 Blue! Well done to all the children who achieved 10/10 this week! We still have some children who need to practise at home! Come on children we know you can score 10/10 too! Remember for your first 10/10 you win a special gold star badge!
Thank you to all the parents who attended the Parents Meeting this morning. Please find below information shared during the meeting. If you have any questions, please see any member of the Year 1 team.
Today we are learning about positional language in Maths. The children thought about all the key vocabulary to describe position. They then went onto the Adventure Playground and used this key vocabulary to talk about position and some of the children used this language to write their own sentences to describe where something is positioned.
Please, please, please help your child to practice their spellings at home! We have a high number of children within the year group who are not practicing and this is evident during our spelling tests! This is one of our whole school expectations and it is on the Home School Agreement which all parents have […]
Hi Year 1 Parents, We have a meeting for all Year 1 parents next Friday on 11th October at 9am. Please join us in the School Hall ready for a prompt 9am start. We will go through all school expectations and our Year 1 curriculum. Look forward to seeing you there! Year 1 Team.
We are so upset in 1 Blue. Today our classroom was destroyed! There were chairs and tables everywhere! The worst news is that our beloved classroom pet Fred the Frog has gone missing! The children in 1 Blue are desperate to find him! If you have any information about his whereabouts please let us know! […]
This week in Science we are exploring our sense of smell. We smelt four different boxes which each had a different object in for us to smell. We used our noses to smell the box and guess what was inside. We were able to talk about our favourite smells.
In Year 1 this half term we are learning about ‘Our Senses’. This week we are learning about our sense of touch. We have been looking at a variety of different objects and have been using adjectives to describe how they feel. Can you think of any other adjectives to describe objects around your house?
We have had a great week in 1 Blue this week. We have been learning all about the artists Graham Sutherland and Patrick Heron. The children have been able to notice similarities and differences between the two artists and comment on which art work they like the best. They have been developing their opinions by […]
Hi Year 1, Please find your Maths challenge for Autumn 1 below. You only need to complete 1… If you are in Red and Orange Group please complete the ‘Emerging’ challenge. If you are in Yellow and Blue Group please complete the ‘Expected’ challenge. If you are in Green Group please complete the ‘Exceeding’ challenge. […]
Hi Year 1, Please find your Reading challenge for Autumn 1 below. You only need to complete 1… If you are in Red and Orange Group please complete the ‘Emerging’ challenge.If you are in Yellow and Blue Group please complete the ‘Expected’ challenge.If you are in Green Group please complete the ‘Exceeding’ challenge. Parents – […]
We have had a lovely day! It has been delightful to hear of all your stories and tales from your Summer break! We have been busy bees today, this week is Art week and we are learning all about two different artists – Patrick Heron and Graham Sutherland. We have been looking at some of […]
To support our learning this week we are walking to the Transport Museum in town on Wednesday. We will leave school at 9:10 and will be back in time for home time. Your child will not need to bring anything with them on this day as they have a lunch provided from the school kitchen. […]
Your homework this week is on Rising Stars. Log on using your school log in details and complete your comprehension questions. Your teacher will be able to check your progress in school!
This week we are learning poetry. We have been learning a poem called ‘Meet the Pirates’ and today we worked in small groups to learn part of the poem which we then put together. This has helped us to develop our reading skills and Speaking and Listening skills.
We had a fantastic day at Coombe Abbey, we enjoyed pond dipping and exploring the wildlife. What was your favourite part of the trip?
Thank you Reception Blue for such a wonderful transition day! We had a fantastic day getting to know you all and we are really excited to be your new teachers in September! We hope you had a great day getting to know us too! Look forward to seeing you around school tomorrow! Miss Addie and […]
We are developing our knowledge of partitioning and have been using dienes to subtract two two-digit numbers. The children have been working using concreate methods today and those that could developed this into pictorial representations.
We had a superb Sports Day this year! The children all tried really hard to compete in their track, jumping and throwing events! A big well done must go out to Red Team who were the overall winners for KS1 Sports Day!