Year 1

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YEAR 1

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Blaydon

As part of our “There’s No Place Like Home” topic, the children went on an exploration of the surrounding area of the school to look at the different types of housing and buildings that can be found within their local environment. Each group chose to explore an area...

Tennis

This half term Year One have been developing their tennis skills through weekly sessions delivered by tennis coach  — Ian.In doing so, the children have been able to acquire various skills and techniques that are required when participating in a tennis match.  Some of...

Plant Portraits

Following on from Year One exploring and sketching a wide range of fruit and vegetables, the children continued to explore the work of Acrimboldo but this time through creating a portrait using fresh produce. Throughout the whole process the children had to really...

Allotment Week Pt.1

As part of our whole school "Allotment Week", Year One have been carrying out a range cross-curricular activities related to fruits and vegetables. On Monday, we visited the school’s allotment to gain a better understanding of where food comes from. Following on from...

The Three Little Pigs

Last week, Year One carried out a “Three Little Pigs” themed materials investigation. Let's take a look at what they did. Before getting started the children had to decide which “piggy” team they would like to work in. This was a bit tricky as they had to make a...

We’re Going on a Material Hunt!

Yesterday Year One were learning all about everyday materials. First, we explored some everyday materials such as glass, wood, metal, plastic and fabric. Then we had a look around the classroom to see if we could find any objects made from them. We also talked about...

Build-a-Bedroom

This half term the children have been developing their design and technology skills through a build-a-bedroom project. Throughout the project the children have had the opportunity to design purposefully and appealing bedroom products such as wallpaper, furniture, and...

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