Class 1 News & Info

Our learning this week!

Nov 16, 2017

This week we have enjoyed sharing the story of the Gingerbread Man. The children loved joining in with the repeated refrain and we used this vocabulary to help us in our writing. Our work this week has involved refining our work, encouraging the children to ‘Think a sentence, say a sentence, write a sentence’ each…

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Maths – Number Bonds

Nov 12, 2017

What a busy week! We have continued our work on number bonds and looked at how pairs of numbers make 7 and 10. The children used their knowledge to begin to derive subtraction number sentences – eg. 10-6=4. They challenged themselves by writing these down independently. Wow! We used weighing scales to show how a…

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Reading in Class 1

Nov 12, 2017

reading in class 1 We love to read in Class 1! This letter is jam packed full of ideas to help us work as a partnership to support your child on their reading journey.

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Curriulum Overview – Autumn Term

Nov 12, 2017

Topic overview class 1 Here is a copy of the topics we will cover across the Autumn term. Year 1 work together each morning for English, Maths and Phonics and then are split into groups in the afternoon, working with Class R, Class 2 and The Jungle Group.

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Maths – Ordinal Numbers

Nov 5, 2017

We have been learning about ordinal numbers eg. first, second, third etc. We went outside to take part in some races and awarded medals to the children who took part. We then ordered the children by the ordinal numbers on their medals.  Class 1 were superb at this, and also showed good team spirit, cheering…

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What the Ladybird Heard

Nov 5, 2017

We are enjoying a two week unit on this fabulous book by Julia Donaldson. This week we have looked at writing in the past tense and sequencing events in the story.      The children also had to design their own maps and follow the clues in the story to show where the thieves would…

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Year 1 Half Term Homework

Oct 20, 2017

Read your reading book Practise your High Frequency words Play on Bug Club / Abacus – www.activelearnprimary.co.uk Well done for an excellent start to the school year. We hope you have a wonderful break.

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Rosie’s Walk

Oct 18, 2017

Our story this week has been the book ‘Rosie’s Walk’ by Pat Hutchins. We drew the different places Rosie walked to in the story using chalks on the playground and then followed her on her journey by visiting each place. We created story maps and wrote the story in our own words. The Beehives .…

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Autumn Term – Maths

Oct 18, 2017

Here are some photos from our recent maths sessions: Problem solving Our working wall shows the different skills we have been consolidating during our practical application week. Today our classroom was a farm and we had to collect the eggs. We used our number bonds to 10 to help us fill our baskets. Shape week…

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