Year 1 2017


Measuring volume and capacity

  We used our knowledge of volume and capacity to read the standard units when measuring out our own potions. We read the scales and measured correctly before pouring it into the final potion. 

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Posted by THastings on 2 May 2018

Baptism

 Thank you to Reverend Anne who told us all about baptism. We were all given roles to play and acted out a christening. We learnt about the service, the meaning and the symbols of baptism.  

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Posted by THastings on 2 May 2018

Grandparents Afternoon

As part of our topic 'Family Album' we invited our grandparents into school to compare the past to the present. We played old games and looked at old toys. We then showed them our new toys and books. We really enjoyed looking at the old pictures that they brought in and listening to stories from…

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Posted by THastings on 21 March 2018

Fair-Trade Visit

Thank you to Carol and Adam for coming from the Co-op to talk to us about Fair-Trade. We have been learning about Fair-Trade over the past few weeks and we have now looked at how the Co-op supports them. We also got a fair-trade treat from them (banana and chocolate).

    

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Posted by THastings on 15 March 2018

Snow Day

We enjoyed playing in the snow. We went to the field and thought about our senses when outside in the snow.

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Posted by THastings on 7 March 2018

Science Investigations

As part of science week we got to act as forensic scientists and find clues for who had stolen the things. We had to find finger prints and DNA to solve the investigation.

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Posted by THastings on 7 March 2018

Ribby Hall Nature Walk

We went to Ribby Hall woods to complete forest school activities. We looked at things in different perspectives, such as a bug or bird. We took tree rubbings and explored the woods.

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Posted by THastings on 7 March 2018

Music

We have been looking at different instruments with Miss Groves. We listened to the high and low sounds and long and short sounds. We each had a turn to play the untuned instruments.

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Posted by THastings on 7 March 2018

Materials Topic

In science we created group posters with information, pictures and objects about different materials. We thought about everything we had learnt over the topic and shared our knowledge with our group.

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Posted by THastings on 7 March 2018

Chicks!

We have watched the life cycle of a chicken. We observed 10 eggs and 5 chicks hatching. We have then been able to hold and care for the chicks.

      

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Posted by THastings on 7 March 2018

Mayor of Wesham

 The Mayor of Medlar-with-Wesham/ our Class Governor came in for a visit to tell us about his role as Mayor and the work he has done. We were really interested to see the chain he wears on special occasions. 

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Posted by THastings on 21 February 2018

Visit from the Mayor

Year 1 have had a visit from our class governor who is the Mayor of Medlar-with-Wesham. Mr Clayton told us about his role as Mayor and showed us the chain he has to wear for official engagements. We found this very interesting and learned lots of interesting facts. 

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Posted by THastings on 8 February 2018