Welcome Back!

It was a delight to welcome back the children on Tuesday and my how they have all grown! Everyone has settled into their new Year 2 classrooms really well and they have returned to school with a sensible and mature attitude for this important year.   We started the week by writing a recount of… More

Fun had by all!

It has been a brilliant week in Year 1. The children completed their end of year assessments at the beginning of the week and had a lovely time building bridges and working on their team work with Year 6. Thank you for all the newspaper you supplied. On Wednesday, Penguins had a thoroughly fantastic time… More

Money, Money, Money!

This week during English, Year 1 changed the main characters of Little Red Riding Hood to create a new version of the story. The children loved making up new characters and shaking up the original traditional tale. We are all very proud of the developing maturity and improved quantity and quality of the children’s writing and can see they… More

Dancing to Success

It has been another productive and busy week in Year 1. The children have loved learning about the weather in the United Kingdom in our topic sessions and have been looking at the climate in different areas of the UK as well as studying seasonal changes. They have worked extremely hard to produce a detailed and informative… More

What a great time!

  In English we continued learning about the features and layout of letters, using what we have learnt to write our own informal letters. The children discussed the different forms of punctuation that they may need in a letter (full stops, question marks and exclamation marks) and how to use them appropriately. We also looked at… More

Eventful Advent

The lead up to Christmas has started. We kicked off our celebrations by finishing our Hanukkah Menorahs and learning about the importance of Advent to Christians. The children enjoyed finding out about Advent wreaths and the symbolism involved with each of the candles. They especially liked opening the first days on their class Advent calendars!… More

Celebrating Learning!

It has been a busy and successful week in Year 1 with lots of learning and exciting experiences taking place! Firstly we would like to say thank you to all those parents who joined us for our parent meeting. It was great to get to talk to you on a more informal basis and to… More

A super start to the half term

Firstly, we would like to welcome back all of our children and families. We hope you have all had a fantastic half term. It has been wonderful see all of the exciting homework projects that have been undertaken and the children have started our topic of celebrations around the world with a wealth of knowledge… More

Marvellous Market

It has been another busy and successful week in Year 1. The children have worked hard to complete their end of half term assessments in Reading, Maths and Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation. We were extremely proud of how all the children coped with these assessments as it was their first time for undergoing tests of this… More

Owls and Pussy cats!

It has been another busy week in Year 1 this week. The children have used computer software to create an image of a Victorian household object and have been learning how to save and open their work. They have also been creating a range of Victorian inspired artwork to tantalise you all with at the… More