Class 1 Blog

Class 1 Blog

  • 29
    Apr

    Music - Imagination Song

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Today, Year 1 have been learning a new song. We discussed what we liked and didn't like about the song. We found the lyrics really funny! There are a range of pitches for the children to learn and perform as well as some longer notes to hold.
  • 26
    Apr

    PE - Running from a Standing Position

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Today, Year 1 learnt how to run fast from a standing position.
  • 25
    Apr

    One World - Hook

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Out new theme 'One World' is all about the environment and thinking about our impact on it. We began this theme by taking action! We went on a school clean up and picked up any litter we could find through the outside areas. This is what we had cleared after our litter pick.
  • 30
    Mar

    DT - Building Hand Carts

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Today, Year 1 began building the frame of their hand cart. They use sticky tape and glue to join. They had to use their flat base to measure the sides of their cart to make sure everything fit correctly.
  • 28
    Mar

    History - Events and Evidence

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Today, Year 1 played the Great Fire of London game. It told us about the events of the Great Fire from different people's perspectives. We handled evidence through the game to decide what helps us learn about different aspects of the event. We could explain why they were/not helpful.
  • 25
    Mar

    Computing - Coding movement

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Today, Year 1 used 2code on Purple Mash to try out using objects and actions to create algorithms. They use code to decide the movements of undersea creatures.
  • 25
    Mar

    Outside Area - Writing

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    With more being added to our Year 1 garden, some of the children took the opportunity to write about what they could see using some key words.
  • 25
    Mar

    Outside Area - Theme

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Some of the children in Year 1 used the outside area to recreate the events of the Great Fire of London. There was quite a mess when buildings needed to be blown up to create a gap between the fire and the rest of the houses!
  • 23
    Mar

    Art - Collaging Covers

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Today Year 1 made their front covers for their theme books. We used different materials to create texture and appropriate colours to create a fiery London scene.
  • 11
    Mar

    Computing

    Posted by Miss L Heward
    Year 1 were introduced to coding today. We had a go at giving eachother instructions to follow. We looked at how we can build instruction for computers using actions and items and what they would look like on screen.