Year 1 Weekly Update – 16/07/21

RE: We  are going to listen to the story of Bartimaeus and discuss how Bartimaeus felt at each point in the story. We will then reflect on what Bartimaeus may have done with his life after he was cured.   Writing: We are going to create a set of instructions for Reception to help them get ready for Year 1 in September. We are going to […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 18/06/21

RE: We will learn that Jesus showed his great power when he calmed the wind and the waves and know that we can ask Jesus to help us when we are afraid.​   Writing: We will be focusing on our use of capital letters and full stops, checking and editing our work. We will be recounting our Trip to the […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 28/05/21

RE: We will learn that Jesus showed his great power when he calmed the wind and the waves and know that we can ask Jesus to help us when we are afraid.​   Writing: We will be launching our new topic ” Bright Lights, Big City”   After half term, on Monday 7th June, we would like to invite the […]

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Enchanted Woodland

Today we launched our new topic ”Enchanted Woodland”. Year 1 had a fun day exploring the enchanted forest in our school using their senses and getting creative by making dens and using falling treasures to make woodland animals and crowns.  

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 14/05/21

RE: We will be reflecting on the feast of the Ascension. We will be discussing how the disciples felt and what they were thinking when they said goodbye to Jesus.   Writing: We will continue to develop and plot the rest of our story. We will be looking at different story openers to encourage the children to start their […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 07/05/21

RE: We will continue to discuss and explore the story of when Jesus appeared in the upper room to surprise his friends. Next Thursday is the Feast of the Ascension where we will look at artwork to represent this special day. Writing: We are going to be looking at stories and fairytales that take place in a forest/woodland […]

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Number Day

We are delighted to be supporting the NSPCC by taking part in their Number Day on Friday 7th May.  The NSPCC believes that all children deserve a childhood free from harm but, sadly, that is not the case for many children. That’s why the NSPCC is fighting for every childhood and working to help keep […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 23/04/21

RE: We have been discussing how we celebrated Easter at home this year. We then heard how two children celebrated Easter with their family and what they thought about it. As a whole class we then decorated an Easter cross to celebrate Jesus rising from the dead using various mixed media and recyclable materials. These […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 01/04/21

RE We have been learning about Palm Sunday and talking about how palms are used on Palm Sunday. We have been discussing Holy Week and the reasons for the signs and symbols of Lent and Holy Week. We have visited the Memorial Garden and spent time observing the Stations of the Cross and listening and […]

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