Autumn 1 English: ‘The Something’ by Rebecca Cobb

Autumn 1 English: ‘The Something’ by Rebecca Cobb

‘The Something’ by Rebecca Cobb  You would never believe what we found on the playground. A great big hole! We have spent time trying to figure out what on earth has happened. Boy did we have a lot of theories, from aliens to secret passageways. We...
Autumn 1 Mathematics

Autumn 1 Mathematics

Numbers to 10 So far, we have been working hard on our numbers within 10. We have been comparing values and representing them with our tens frames. What a cracking start to year 1! Addition and subtraction for numbers to 10 Fantastic team work today to work out...
Autumn 1 Science: how can we protect the environment?

Autumn 1 Science: how can we protect the environment?

Science: How can we protect the environment? In science, we made a human bar chart to show the modes of transport we use to travel to school. We also made some fantastic ‘Walk to school’ posters, to encourage us all to leave our car at home if we can. This...
Adventures in Greenbank park

Adventures in Greenbank park

Geography As part of our new geography topic we are beginning to consider and explore our local area. On Friday afternoons we visit Greenbank Park. In the coming weeks we will be working on our map skills but first we needed to have an explore and get our bearings....
Autumn 1 English ‘Here we are’ by Oliver Jeffers

Autumn 1 English ‘Here we are’ by Oliver Jeffers

Here we are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth by Oliver Jeffers At the start of term, we explored a new text ‘Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth’ by Oliver Jeffers. This book has allowed us to appreciate the great outdoors and all the wonderful things you...