Wolf blows poor pigs houses down!
Year One have been police officers this week. A strange package arrived from the police station along with a letter addressed to Year One! We discovered it was a case that needed to be solved fast! The children all made notes whilst observing the evidence that had been sent. We used lots of adjectives and had such fun guessing who the culprit was.
The Wonderful World of Books!
Year One have had an amazing time exploring our new and improved Library! We had so much fun looking in the Spooky section, the Adventure section, the Dinosaur Discovery section, the Facts of the World section and many many more! We all got to choose a book to take home…which was very difficult for most as there were too many to choose from! Then we shared an exciting story around the story chair! We will be visiting the library every Monday morning where all of Year One can change their library books if they wish to.
Year 1 visit Newcastle Castle & Keep
Andy Goldsworthy Art and Planting with Mr Elliot!
During the first half term in Year One, both Oak and Pine classes have had a fantastic time. We have completed lots of rainbow challenges and also spent lots of time outside of the classroom. Whilst learning about Andy Goldsworthy we visited Kells Lane Park and created our own piece of art using natural resources. We might have had time to play too!
This week has been Science Week and there have been many fun activities all around the school. We were invited by Mr Elliot to visit his polytunnel. The children loved the pear tree and the grape vine. They planted various bulbs and seeds and will be visiting the polytunnel weekly to observe the growth of their plants.
We have had a fantastic first few weeks in Year One! Every child has worked extremely hard and has settled into the routine really quickly. We have especially enjoyed carrying out our Rainbow Challenges. Well done to all of Year One!!