Year 1

Mrs Oram

Welcome to Year 1

 

Grace Darling’s Rescue

In History, we have learned all about brave Grace Darling's rescue in 1838.  We explored what it would be like to live in a lighthouse in those days and how basic everything was. We acted out the chores which the children in the family would do before they had their...

Controlling Beebot

In our Computing lessons and as part of our negotiated curriculum we have been learning how to give Beebot instructions to complete a certain route on the map. Sometimes we forget to clear his memory but that means he doesn't go where we want him...

Special Baptism!

In Year 1 this afternoon we had a special visitor Linda Watkin come to talk to us about Baptism. In our RE lessons we have looked at some of the things which happen in a church and the children loved finding out all about Baptisms. We used a doll as our baby and named...

Getting Ready for Spring

Last week we dug up our planter outside of our classroom as it was completely overgrown! We turned over the soil and added some new compost. Then we learned how to plant some bulbs the correct way up so that can grow.  When we come back to school after Christmas we...

Collage Healthy Plates

We learned about the different sections which a healthy meal includes. We then made our own healthy plate using collage, drawing and some actual dried foods.  Some children made labels on post it notes to explain what they had included on their...

Designing and Making Fruit Kebabs

As part of our Healthy Me topic, we designed and made a fruit kebab to encourage us to make healthy food choices. We learned how to peel and chop pineapple, mango and kiwi fruit. We also had grapes but they didn't need any preparation. Some people had never tried...

Farm to Fork Trail

We had a great time at Tesco Durham finding out where our food comes from before we eat it at home. While we toured the fruit and vegetable section we learned the names of some new foods and discovered where they were from. Back at the café we learned about the amount...

Exploring Emotions with Rory

In our PSHE lessons we have been thinking about other people's feelings and how we can work out how someone is feeling. We thought about different situations which Rory, our class lion, might find himself in. Using our experiences we thought about how that would feel...

Cookery Club

Group 1 had great fun at their last session yesterday We made mini muffin pizzas using muffins covered in tomato puree, we then added toppings including ham, peppers, mushrooms and sweetcorn before topping them off with lots of cheese before cooking them in the oven....

Cookery Club

Group 1 enjoyed making chocolate milk and cookies this week. First we weighed out the ingredients. Then we creamed the butter and sugar together before adding flour, syrup, milk and chocolate chips. We greased some baking trays and then counted as we spooned the...

Year 1 Yoga Bugs

We are really lucky because on a Friday afternoon we have Yoga Bugs. We listen to a story and act it out using a range of yoga moves. This week was the story of The Gruffalo.  Our favourite part was being the Gruffalo. Our yoga teacher said we were an excellent and...

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