Year 1 2018-19

/Year 1 2018-19
7 12, 2018

Story Boxes

By | December 7th, 2018|Year 1 2018-19|

This week we have made story boxes based on a scene from the story ‘Augustus and his smile’. We planned our project with our partner and thought about our design and how best to create it!

30 11, 2018


By | November 30th, 2018|Mathematics, Year 1 2018-19|

We have been looking at a variation of pictorial representations of number bonds to 10 including the ten frame, part-whole model and the bar model. We are representing these using concrete objects as well as on whiteboards as mathematical  statements.


19 11, 2018

Vauxhall City Farm

By | November 19th, 2018|Year 1 2018-19|

We loved our visit to the farm. We learnt about which farm animals are herbivores, omnivores and carnivores. We got to handle and feed a range of animals which was so much fun! A great experience linked to our topic this term.


9 11, 2018

Celebrating Diwali!

By | November 9th, 2018|Art, Year 1 2018-19|

Today in art we made diva lamps out of clay and used sequins to decorate them. We will be bringing them home next week when they are dry.

2 11, 2018

Measuring the rain!

By | November 2nd, 2018|Outdoor Learning, Year 1 2018-19|

This week we went outside to measure how much it had rained since we made our rain gauges. We used funnels to help us pour the rain into measuring jugs and then recorded what we found in our books.


19 10, 2018

Measuring the Rain!

By | October 19th, 2018|Year 1 2018-19|

Within our topic of Autumn, we have been talking about how the weather changes in the different seasons. We made rain gauges in our Science topic this week as we are going to measure the amount of rain over the next 6 weeks. We worked in pairs to create our gauge, placing them in our […]

12 10, 2018

Leaf Man!

By | October 12th, 2018|Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 1 2018-19|

We have loved the book Leaf Man and decided to make our own version of it as class projects. We worked in pairs to design a page for the book. We thought about the style of the original story and the colours and images we would want to use. We then worked together to plan […]

12 10, 2018

One tomato, two tomato, red tomato, green tomato….

By | October 12th, 2018|Outdoor Learning, Wild things, Year 1 2018-19, Year 2 2018-19, Year 3/4 2018-19, Year 5 2018-19, Year 6 2018-19|

Today the Wild  Things harvested the remaining tomatoes and began preparing the beds for a new set of seedlings. Some continued to create a barrel of fertiliser  –  all you need are some weeds and some water and let nature take it’s course. Luckily we have some knowledgable Wild Things to check on the progress


11 10, 2018


By | October 11th, 2018|Outdoor Learning, Year 1 2018-19|

We have loved learning about Autumn this week! Our star words have been ‘deciduous’ and ‘evergreen’ and we have learnt their meaning.

We did leaf rubbings in the wildlife garden and made our own leaf men, it was great fun!


5 10, 2018

Maths Outside!

By | October 5th, 2018|Mathematics, Year 1 2018-19|

We have been loving doing maths outside, drawing big number lines in the playground!