Welcome to Year 1 Class Page
We look forward to working together and hope to have lots of fun this year. If you would like to ask any questions then please do come and talk to us.
Our topic for this term is
The children will be learning all about Space and light and dark, the topic has a science focus but covers all subjects across the curriculum.
In Literacy we will be reading stories about Space and Aliens and finding out information using non-fiction books. We will be writing instructions and our own stories.
In Numeracy we will be counting on and back in10s and beginning to learn to count in 2s and 5s and naming and describing 3D shapes.
In Science we will be investigating the properties of different everyday materials and grouping and sorting a range of materials according to these properties.
In Art and Design the children will be designing and making a space vehicle.
P.E. this term is usually on a Tuesday and Wednesday. This is subject to change as we may also do PE on other days depending on our weekly timetables .
As part of our topic we are having a planetarium visit school
on 23rd January.
Mrs Longdon and Mrs O'Halloran
Year 1 had an amazing time dressing up for our Alien WOW day. Everyone looked out of this world!! We did lots of fun Alien Activities and even found a letter from a spaceship on the school field.
Healthy Lifestyle Day
We all took part in a Healthy Lifestyle Day and we learnt all about the food we eat and the exercise we need to do to keep us fit and healthy. ALife Coaches came and brought with them lots of fun activities for us to try. We all had great fun and learnt lots about our bodies and the food we eat.
MSP Sports Competition
On Monday we travelled by coach to North Kesteven School to take part in a sports competition. We had the chance to try lots of different races and all had a great time!
We have all worked very hard planning and making some fabulous spaceships. It was lots of fun and we worked really well with our partners. Our spaceships are amazing!
Gina the dentist
Gina the dentist came to school to talk to us all about cleaning our teeth to keep them healthy and strong.
Our Homework Superstars!
Well done Faith, Ewan, Isobelle, Meda, Logan, Kayleigh, Victoria and Saidas.
As an introduction to our topic we walked to Boultham Park to look for signs of Autumn. When we got back to school we all had a lovely warm drink of hot chocolate.
Richard the Artist came into school and taught us all about clay. We all got to make an amazing clay flower plate. It was great fun and very messy!
We all looked amazing at our Rio Carnival !!
As part of our topic on Rio and Carnivals we have been busy making some fabulous masks. We made our masks bright and colourful so that we can wear them at our very own Rio Carnival here in school.
We went to Church!
As part of our RE topic looking at the Christian Church we walked to visit All Saints Church on Brant Road. Reverend Andy showed us round and we learnt all about the different parts of the church. We had a really great time and Reverend Andy was really nice.
Our Visit to the Collection
As part of our Dinosaurs topic we visited The Collection in Lincoln. We all had an amazing time as you can see from our wonderful photographs!
Our Space workshop
We had a very exciting Scientist visitor come to school! We had an amazing 'space' workshop and learnt the names of all the planets. Some children got to be 'planets' and had to move around in orbit.
Good Luck Mrs Robinson!
We had our assembly for Mrs Robinson who is going off on Maternity Leave. We will share any 'baby news' when we receive it and will look forward to meeting Baby Robinson very soon!
We had a fabulously messy afternoon!!!!
We were all very proud to receive our certificates for Bicycle Balanceability.
Every Monday afternoon, Mr King comes to teach us in Year 1. We learn how to ride our bikes properly and safely and how to keep ourselves safe too by wearing our bicycle helmets. We play lots of great games teaching us how to balance. We all have great fun.
Autumn Leaves Collage
Our topic this term is 'Seasons' and we have been busy making an autumn leaves collage for our classroom. We have been looking at the changing colours of the leaves and learning about why trees drop their leaves in winter.
Our Trip to Boultham Park
We walked to Boultham Park to explore the park and look at the Autumn leaves and trees. We walked over a bridge and watched the water. We all really enjoyed it.