Class 1 News & Info

October Half Term update

Oct 26, 2018

We have had a fantastic last few weeks in Year 1 and 2. In Year 1 the children have written their own versions of Hickory Dickory Dock for assessed writing. Year 2 children wrote their own stories based on the book ‘Wanted! Have you seen this Alligator?’ We have completed some work based on the…

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All about zoos in Year 1 and 2

Oct 12, 2018

We have been very busy over the last few weeks. Our creativity work has been focused on zoos and we have written zoo keeper instructions and fables about animals. In the afternoons we have made our own animal enclosures, created posters for the animals and found out where they live on a world map. We…

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Big Cats in Years 1 and 2

Sep 28, 2018

This week we have been continuing our ‘Paws, Claws and Whiskers’ theme and the children have completed some brilliant work. In Year 1 we have read the book ‘Dear Zoo’ and have thought about what our perfect pet would be like. We made our own lift the flap pages in our big exercise books. In maths…

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A great week in Year 1 and 2.

Sep 21, 2018

This week in Year 1  our story has been the Tiger who Came to Tea. We have looked at a tiger fact book and then written our own captions. In the afternoons Years 1 and 2 have been sorting and classifiying different animals by their appearance. We worked hard at lots of different activity stations to sort…

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A brilliant first week back!

Sep 14, 2018

A huge well done to Year 1 who have worked their socks off this week. It is such a big change moving up from Reception and the children are adapting well. This week we have enjoyed reading ‘The Tiger who came to Tea’ and have written our own shopping lists. We imagined the tiger came…

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Welcome back!

Sep 7, 2018

We have had a great start to the new school year. The children have settled in quickly and we have been impressed by their confidence and good attitudes. Well done! I have attached our class newsletter with information for this term. We will be sending home Bug Club (activelearn) passwords home with the letter too.…

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School Trip to Manchester Cathedral and Jewish Museum

Jun 13, 2018

Classes 1 and 2 went to Manchester for a trip linked to our RE curriculum. Here are some photographs of our visit. We looked at the different stained glass window and listened to the stories behind them. We looked at the Easter story, shown in these carvings around the entrance gate. There was an unexpected…

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Class 1 Newsletter

Apr 25, 2018

Dear Parents and Carers, The summer term seems to have crept upon us and we are very excited to be beginning a new topic on the theme ‘Enchanted Woodland.’ We are lucky to have a student teacher, Miss Pasasseo, working with us for much of this term. Our English work will be centred around books…

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World Book Day, and other things!

Mar 9, 2018

We have enjoyed another busy week. Our English work this week has been on the story of Chicken Licken and we have been identifying characters and settings, before completing a simple book review. In Maths we have continued our work on halving and quartering. We used the 1/2 and 1/4 symbols to describe fractions of shapes.…

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