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Africa Talk Tuesday 2nd March 2016

• March 2, 2016

We were extremely proud of Demi this morning. He helped his mum to present about their home Nigeria. We had great fun learning to count up to 10 and listening to the ‘talking drum’. Some children even got to have a go at playing it. Thank you to Demi’s Mum for teaching us about the […]

Our week in Year One

• May 1, 2015

Another super week in Year One! We have been learning the /er/ sound and looking at it’s different spellings- er, ir, ur, or and ear!                                                       In Maths, we […]

Our week in Year One

• February 13, 2015

This week we have had an RS morning! It is the last lesson of our focus on Jewish festivals and the children have worked so hard and shown great understanding. The children looked in more depth at Shabbat, Rosh Hashanah and Hannukah and began to learn about Passover!   We have also done lots of […]

Our week in Year 1

• February 6, 2015

We have had a real focus on our handwriting and we have learnt all of our Harriet the Cow letters! Before you think we’ve gone bananas, have a look! Harriet letters are tall and touch the clouds. Ask your child to show you the action for Harriet the cow!         We have […]

Our week in Year One

• January 9, 2015

A short week to start us off in the Spring term! It’s lovely to see the children back again and it sounds like they all had a fabulous break. Thank you again for our lovely gifts- we all felt very spoilt! In Literacy this week, we have been writing thank you letters to Father Christmas! […]

Our Victorian Experience

• October 22, 2014

A short week, but a busy one nonetheless! On Tuesday, we went on to the Victorian Experience at Reading Museum! The children were a real credit to the school and got so much out of the visit. After arrival, we met Nanny Cooper who told us all about toys in the Victorian times. Rowan and […]

Our week in Year 1

• October 17, 2014

Another exciting week for Year 1! The children performed beautifully in last week’s Harvest Festival and we are so proud of their hard work! Your child may have told you they are learning another poem- this is for our Performance Poetry competition in November. The Owls have their poem and the Kites will have their […]

Welcome to the Year One Blog!

• September 26, 2014

Welcome to our first blog post of the year! Year 1 have been working hard in their classrooms and all around the school.   This week, we have been celebrating European Languages Week! Madame Kennedy did an assembly where lots of children shared their home languages and how to say Hello in these languages. The […]