Well done to all of the children who have achieved star and reader of the week this week! Keep up the amazing hard work.
Last week Year 1 and 2 had a visitor in class who brought with her lots of minibeast friends. We got to learn lots of new facts about these creatures and even got to hold them. The minibeasts included African land snails and a very large spider! Ask us all about it at home. 27.09.19
In Year 1 and 2 we have started speedy calculations this week where children have 3 minutes to answer as many questions as they can. It is not about who scores the highest marks but who can improve their score each day. Children complete the calculations each day and each time they do so must beat Read more about Speedy Calculations![…]
What a fantastic morning we had on Tuesday watching and supporting all of the cyclists taking part in the Tour of Britain 2019. We made our own flags to cheer the cyclists on.
Year 1 and 2 have started their new topic ‘Wriggle and Crawl’ this week and to begin we went on a mini east hunt around school. We found a slug, snail, spider and a bee! In class we are going to be learning lots of fun facts about these mini creatures, ask us all about Read more about Minibeast Hunt![…]
On Thursday Travis found the most enormous slug at school and decided to find out facts about it so he could build it a home and feed it. He took it home and built it a habitat with soil, a small tree, a ware bath, stones and leaves. He also fed it cucumber and tomatoes Read more about Travis builds a house for Buzz![…]
Year 1 and 2 had a fantastic day at the Hancock museum in Newcastle today on their trip. We went on a scavenger hunt, visited Dippy the dinosaur seeing his journey through time and even visited the planetarium for a fascinating look at potential life on Mars. The children had a brilliant time. AFDFEA1C-7173-473D-AD4C-2FC6751C6CC4
Year 1 and 2 had a keep active slot this morning where we did yoga, a high intensity workout and a speed trial. Mr Cross who came to work with us said we were very good at yoga and super fast at our speed trials.
This half term Year 1 are reading the book ‘Yucky Worms’. Last week we observed worms and used descriptive language to describe them. The children commented on the worms colour, texture and movement in particular. The children were able to hold the worms if they wanted to and some described them as tickley and warm. The Read more about Yucky Worms![…]
Year 1 and 2 have been learning all about Brazil as part of our Rio De Vida topic. We learned about the special Brazilian carnival that happens every year and created our own carnival dance and music!
3222E1FA-B0C5-47A6-93E6-8CE25AAAB4E2 The children have learnt a wide range of dance routines at a Keep Active. This dance routine to animals was their favourite
In year 1 and 2 we have been making our very own treasure maps. Ask us how we made them look old and worn. We have written directions to go with our maps also!