Year 1 Blog

Our caterpillars have transformed into butterflies!

Date posted: July 1, 2018

Year One were so excited when we received our class caterpillars last week. They were so tiny we could barely see them, however, they soon grew very large! Once they were ready, we watched the caterpillars harden into chrysalides. On Friday, Hedgehog Class were so happy to see that two of our butterflies had emerged! We […]

Year One Pirate Day!

Date posted: June 3, 2018

To celebrate our final day of our Pirate topic, Year One came to school dressed as pirates and had a whole day of pirate activities. It was such a fantastic day so we thought we would share some pictures with you all! All of the activities allowed us to develop our different enterprise skills. Plank […]


Date posted: May 16, 2018

Today, Year One welcomed some visitors into school who taught us more about the Jewish celebration ‘Passover’. We looked at some lovely stories and learnt about the ‘Seder plate’. We also got to try some Grape juice and some Matzos. It was delicious!

What’s the time Mr Wolf?

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Year One went outside to practice telling the time. We played ‘What’s the time Mr Wolf?’. It was great fun!

Amazing Homework!

Date posted: May 15, 2018

We are very impressed with Year One’s fantastic homework that is being brought into school. It is so lovely to see such amazing creations. Well done Year One! Keep up the great work!

Look at what Year One found!

Date posted: April 27, 2018

During the week Year One were coming back into the classroom and spotted something very exciting on the pirate ship! We carefully carried it into the classroom to investigate what was inside. We were shocked as we opened the chest to find these objects inside. We looked at each object individually. One of the objects […]

Year One making the most of the sunshine!

Date posted: April 21, 2018

What a beautiful week of sunshine! Year One wanted to make the most of the lovely weather and have loved going outdoors to learn this week. We have been so grown up coming into class without our parents all week that we had a treat on Friday afternoon – a play in the water tray! […]

This weeks Math’s learning in Year One!

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This week in Maths we have been learning about halving. We started the week with lots of practical activities, learning what fractions are. We used shapes, play dough, string and other materials to explore halving. By the end of the week we were looking at halving numbers. We have really impressed our teachers with how […]

Sock Puppets!

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In DT, Year One designed  some fantastic sock puppets of different African animals. It was our responsibility to decide which materials we wanted to use and how we were going to make them. After this, we followed our designs carefully to create our puppets.  We were very proud of the finished products!

Shared Reading

Date posted: March 26, 2018

Year One made the most of the sunshine today and sat outside to read to one another. It was so lovely to listen to some of our favourite stories with our friends.

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