Year 1

9Jul2019

This week in Year 1 we took advantage of nature to create some placement art. In class the children were asked; Can you create a repeating pattern using natural materials? This lead to a lively discussion around sorting, what different characteristics you may find in nature and how that may inform h

19Jun2019

In design and technology the children have designed and made a healthy packed lunch. This included a scrumptious sandwich and a fruit kebab. The children grated, cut and peeled all the ingredients themselves. Article 24: We all have the right to nutritious food.

3Jun2019

June 5th is ‘World Environment Day’ led by the United Nations with the aim of raising awareness and putting actions into place which will help protect the world in which we live. There are many ways in which our lifestyles have a negative impact upon our environment.  However, there are many ways i

10May2019

In Year One the children have been reading The Light House Keepers Lunch and their job today was to design a disgusting sandwich to keep the annoying seagulls away.  They had great fun smelling a variety of pungent foods and thinking of adjectives to describe each one. Article 12 – We all have the

30Apr2019

This term Year One are reading The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch by Ronda and David Armitage. The children looked at different objects from the story including a picnic basket, a cat and various items of food. Also, they created a scene from the story and acted out the voices of Mr and Mrs Grinling and