Year 1 Blog
FuThursday 7th February 2019
This week, in English we have been learning the poem 'Five little senses'. The children have retold the poem- see the attached poem and ask them if they can retell it to you at home! We have been for a senses walk to gather some ideas for changing the poem next week.
Thursday 17th January 2019
This week, we have started our new IPC topic Superhumans. We begun our topic with a senses walk around the school grounds thinking about what we could see, hear, smell, taste and touch. We then completed our knowledge harvest drawing around a body and writing down what we already know. We came up with questions we would like to answer and also looked at the Big Picture about what the Superhumans topic is about. Take a look at 1SH's knowledge harvest below.
Wednesday 9th January 2019
This week, in Maths, we have been focusing on halving. We have looked at halving shapes and amounts. We have chosen our own worksheets thinking about how much we wanted to challenge ourselves! Here is some of our work.
Monday 17th December 2018
Last week, in our Science lesson we learnt about 2 famous Scientists who had links to Cambridge. We learnt about Stephen Hawking and Rosalind Franklin. We then designed our own fifty pound bank notes based on these Scientists and some of these were entered into the Bank of England's competition. See our entries below!
Thursday 15th November 2018
This week, we have done lots of work on anti-bullying. This years theme is 'choose respect'. We have thought of different ways that we can show we respect other people. We have made our own posters with pictures and captions of how to do this.
Sunday 11th November 2018
In Maths last week, we have been looking at less and more. We have labelled groups of teddy bears with the correct labels. We have also rolled dice to get a number and then written down any number that is less and more than the number we have rolled. We have enjoyed playing games using dice in mixed ability pairs, the winner was the person who rolled the highest number!
Tuesday 31st October 2018
We started off the new half term by beginning to look at our new mini-topic of 'Castles'. We looked at some pictures of Castles and discussed who we thought might live in a castle/ be in a castle. We made our own knights helmets and hats.
Tuesday 2nd October 2018
In Maths, we have been working on solving one more and one less word problems. We then wrote down the number sentences in our Maths books. We used numberlines and practical resources to help us. Have a look at some of our work.
Thursday 13th September 2018
This week in Forest School we have been looking at what Harvest means. We've discussed how harvest is celebrated in different countries around the world. We've also talked about how different foods are harvested. In the classroom, we have completed activies such as sorting of foods into different food groups, harvest colouring, painting leaves to make window stickers.
Friday 7th September 2018
What a lovely start to Year 1! The children have all come back from the holidays ready for Year 1. We've started off our term by doing lots of PSHCE work- playing getting to know you games, talking about our class rules. Here is a one of our ideas.
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