1 White go on a bear hunt.

We enjoyed listening to Michael Rosen tell the story he wrote called ‘We’re going on a bear hunt’. He used lots of expression and actions to make it sound interesting and exciting to the listener. Then we retold the story trying hard to change our voices to make them bounce to the rhythm of the […]

1 White World Book Day

Wow 1 White we have had a great book day!We all looked fantastic in our costumes today. You really enjoyed learning about the Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson. You have worked hard and produced some great work. You were authors and made books, measured the heights of the characters and retold the story. We thought about […]

1 White Science week

This week we have been learning a lot about David Attenborough and how animals adapt to the environment they live in. The children have worked really hard and we are very proud of the way they have gained.

1White are an orchestra!

This week in music week the children have been listening to a song called ‘Ghost Town’ by ‘The Specials’. They recognised the beat then added percussion instruments over the top of the song. We think they did a great job!

1 White, Now we are six.

We have learnt the words to our class poem called ‘Now we are six’. The children though about how they could perform each part of the poem. They learnt that each part was a rhyming couplets. I think they did a great job, well done 1 White. What can you do now you are 6?

1 White know about animals!

We have been learning a lot about animals in our Science topic. The children have been using lots of scientific vocabulary to describe the animals like; mammal, reptile, insect or carnivore, herbivore, omnivore. Can you choose an animal and describe it using some of the words above? I can’t wait to see your answers.

1 White walk

Today we went on a walk around our local area. As part of our Geography Topic work we had planned a route from our school to Red House Park. We followed our route today and visited the park. The children were very sensible and they stayed safe by crossing the road carefully at the crossing […]

1 White car survey.

This week we went to collect data by counting vehicles we could see on the Stoney Stanton Road. We created a tally chart then used the vocabulary ‘more than’ and ‘less than’ to describe what we saw.

Year 1 Walk

On Monday 20th January, Year 1 are going for a walk around our local area. As part of our learning in Topic we have planned a route on a map to walk to Red House Park We are going to use this map to find our way there on Monday. We are looking for parent […]

1 White are great mathematicians

This week the children have worked really hard in maths. They are getting really good at recalling number bonds to 10 and have shared this by matching numbers using Numicon tiles. They have also been adding using different representations. They used cubes, drew pictures and wrote number sentences to show their thinking.

1 White learn about seasons

The children have been learning about the seasons. The looked at what happened in each season and how things change throughout the year. We have also been learning about the weather and the symbols that represent different types of weather. Today we compared Winter to Summer.

1 White know the alphabet.

This week the children have worked hard to learn the letters of the alphabet and use the correct names of the letters when spelling words. They have also been using the alphabet to put words in order. What are the letters in your name? Can you spell your name using the correct names for the […]

1White Science.

We have been learning about the 4 seasons, Summer, Autumn, Spring and Winter. We learnt about how the trees change in each season. We had great fun finger painting to show the leaves in each season.

Rugby World Cup Maths Problems.

England 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 scored 9 tries, then they scored 5 more. How many tries did they score altogether? Write the number sentences and work out the answer. The final score was England 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 28 South Africa 🇿🇦 12. Who won? Explain how you know. I had 15 tickets to the World Cup, I gave 6 away […]

1 White Maths Investigation week.

This week the children have been developing their maths and investigation skills. We have had lots of fun playing lots of different games and keeping score. We have also been to the class shop and used our number bonds to help us work out how much change we would get if we paid with 10p. […]

1 White love to read!

This week in book week we have been sharing lots of stories. The children have enjoyed listening to stories by Julia Donaldson and they like to read stories with their friends. We are getting really good at reading our reading books. Well done 1 White.

1 White have a growth mindset.

As part of our Health and Wellbeing day today we thought about how to keep our minds healthy. We know we can do lots of things and get better if we practise and try hard…this is called having a ‘Growth mindset’. If at first we don’t succeed, we try, try again!