Year 1

Year 1 Autumn 1 Newsletter

Please find below the Year 1 Autumn 1 Newsletter for 2020/2021. Year 1 Autumn 1 newletter

Autumn term family cafe

Year 1 enjoyed their first family cafe of the year. We read the book ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’ and then the children (with their grown ups!) created their own journey map of the story. Thank you to everyone who joined us, we hope you had as much fun as we did!

Read Write Inc.

Please find attached a letter regarding information for parents and carers on our new phonics scheme, Read Write Inc. RWI parent handout

A great start!

Year 1 have all been working hard and have made a great start to the year! They have enjoyed talking about their families and where they live. In math’s we have been exploring the numbers from 0-10 using a range of manipulatives. We’re looking forward to what the rest of the term brings!  

Thriving at Thrigby Hall

Thriving at Thrigby Hall

Wow! Wow! Wow! What a fantastic day we have had in year 1! We had the pleasure of visiting Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens today in glorious sunshine. We saw lots of animals, some of our favourite animals were the crocodiles, tigers, red pandas and the macaque monkeys. We learnt all about what kind of habitat […]

The Great Fire of London

The Great Fire of London

  This afternoon year 1 recreated the Great Fire of London with our own Pudding Lane. We discussed fire safety first and made sure we all stayed behind the safety line. Mrs Pollard was on hand with a fire extinguisher to put it all out safely at the end.

Fairhaven Trip!

Fairhaven Trip!

Wow! We have had an absolutely amazing day out at Fairhaven Water Gardens! We started on the coach, arriving at the gardens to lovely sunshine for a brisk walk through the woodland area. There were great, big Oak trees called the King and Queen Oaks! We stopped at a glade to have a snack and […]

Red Nose Day!

Red Nose Day!

We had a fantastic end to the week here in Year 1. We came dressed to impress in all shades and shapes of red, some of us came with boppers on our heads and others had red noses on all to raise money for those in need here in the UK and across Africa. We enjoyed […]

Phonics Fun

Today we had great fun using our outdoor learning area to explore phonics. The weather was a little chilly for some of us so we bundled up in our coats and explored the different sounds. See below for some pictures of us having Fun with Phonics!

Spring has come to Year 1!

Well! Spring has brought some lovely weather to us here in year 1 and as such, we have been making the most of our outdoor provision. Click through to see some of the activities that we have been enjoying!  

Moon Zoom!

This half term we are learning about Space in our topic Moon Zoom! So far we have enjoyed a visit from an alien who crashed in our outdoor learning buy alprazolam uk environment, we investigated the materials from Earth that might help him fix his spaceship and we built simple circuits to help him fix […]