Year 1: Term 3

In Term 3 our topic was ‘I’m Alive.’ We thought about how we know if something is alive or not. We also learnt about different kinds of animals and whether they were herbivores, carnivores or omnivores. We also thought about how we use our senses to explore the world around us. In PE we learnt different ways to roll across a mat and made up dances based on the changing seasons.

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Year 1: Term 2

In Term 2 the class have been learning to add and subtract and about the relationship between the two. We’ve worked hard at learning our number facts and using them to infer new facts. The children have worked hard at their mathematical reasoning.

 

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Year 1: Building on skills – October 2015

Y1IMG_0401In Year 1 we start the children’s journey through the national curriculum. We build on the skills learnt in the EYFS in writing, reading and maths.

We learn new stories through actions and drama and begin to write in a variety of genres, such as letters and instruction writing.

In maths we use lots of games and practical activities to improve our reasoning skills and numbers sense. We don’t just think about how we know the answers but how to explain them and how we know they are right.

 

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