Category Archives: Physical development


Sponsored skip.

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Today class 1 completed a sponsored skip. We skipped for 10 minuets non stop. The sponsored skip is helping our school raise money for the British Heart Foundation. We all did our very best and had a good time skipping. … Continue reading


Using Number Lines To Help Add.

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Today we began to learn how to use a number line to add two numbers. First we read a calculation then learned how to use the number line to find the total. We had to remember to jump forward as … Continue reading


Looking For Signs Of Spring.

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Today we walked around our school environment looking for signs of spring. We found flowers, listened to the sound of bird song, felt tiny leaf buds and even felt the warmth of the early spring sunshine on our faces. What … Continue reading

Painting Farm Animals.

Children have been painting their own farm animals from farmer Dereks farm. The children painted cows, sheep, farmer Derek, Molly the dog and a tractor.

What types of farm can you name?

Learning To Write Tricky Words.

Class 1are learning to write some tricky words. Today some of us used iPads to learn to write ‘you’. We also joined graphemes. How many tricky words can you list?

Noisy Plates!

This afternoon in class 1 we have been decorating our noisy plates. Once they are finished we will be stapling the plate to another one and adding rice. This will create our own musical instrument.

We have been thinking about the different sounds it might make.

What sound do you think our plates will make?


Investigating Class 1’s Favourite Pancake Topping.

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As part of our learning about Shrove Tuesday we investigated which was class 1’s favourite pancake topping. First, we predicted that orange juice would be the favourite topping. Then we tested our prediction. We tasted different toppings then each recorded … Continue reading