Please see below our learning blogs from the academic year 17/18
09.07.2018 1ED TBQ: Can I make arrays? Today the Green group used counters to make arrays. Everyone had 10counters each and then we all made our own arrays, counting the answers in 2’s. Ali even made and array in 3’s!
02.07.18 Maths TBQ: Can I read and show o’clock and half past? Today in Year 1 we worked as teams to read and show times on small clocks. It was great fun!
Monday 2nd July 2018 In 1ED and 1RH, we have been looking at poems all about different types of transport. We have discussed and written our own llikes and dislikes about each of the poems.
Year 1 twighlight session
Today class 1ED tested out their model boats to see if they would float.
Share a story. 1ED 22.06.18
22.06.18 TBQ: Can I design a boat? For our 'Share a story day' Y1 had Jonah and the whale. We looked at other ways to travel the seven seas and designed our own ships. Just like Jonah we had to listen carefully.
We tested different materials.
We tested different materials.
We tested different materials.
We made our own boats.
21.06.18 TBQ: Can I design a swimsuit to cover private parts? As part of our Protecting you, protecting me! We talked about which body parts were private, named them with their proper names and designed swim suits.
21.06.18 TBQ: Can I name and identify common trees? Year 1 had a great time studying leaves from our trees, they use ID charts to find out which tree the came from and then matched the leaves to find the tree.
1ED 19.06.18 Shape, space and measure. Today we had fun in our pretend shops. We had to give the shop keeper the correct amount of money to buy items in the shop! We have lots of Bank Managers in the making!
14.06.18 Science TBQ: Can I recognize and talk about changes in plants. Today we looked at our seeds that we planted and discussed how they had changed. We took them outside to repot them. We also continued to care for our raised bed planting areas by weeding and planting onions.
Shape, space and measure. 13.06.18 In 1ED today, we used the programmable Bee-Bot cars. We had to programme them to get from one place to another. We had to estimate how many times they needed to go forwards or backwards, or to turn left or right to arrive in the correct place. We all had a go at programming the Bee-Bot cars in small groups.... it was great fun!
1ED Can I play tuned and untuned instruments and compose a piece of music for a journey? 11.06.18 This afternoon we used lots of different instruments to accompany our song, down by the station. We then got into groups to compose our own piece of music.
1ED 11.06.18 BINGO! Today Green group played coin bingo. We had to recognize then match the coins on our card. Liam had beginners luck and won twice! We had great fun!,
We had lots of fun learning about telling the time this afternoon. We all had a turn at using clocks and the laptops to set the time for our partners to tell the time. Outside we had races to see who was the fastest or slowest and how long it took us in minutes or seconds.
6.06.18 1ED We had a great time in PE today out in the sunshine with Mr Edwards! We had a fun warm up session followed improving our bat and ball skills with our partners!
1ED 05.06.18 creative curriculum computing. TBQ:Can I find out about transport in history?
1ED English 05.06.18 TBQ:Can I describe the wolf/LRRH?
1ED Maths 04.06.18 partitioning 2 digit numbers.
RE in 1ED 25.05.18 Judaism- celebration of ‘Shabbat’.
1ED Green group maths
RE Week 1ED 21.05.18
RE week. 21-25th May TBQ: Can I Design a Shabbat plate. Great learning, the children especially enjoyed tasting the bread.
1ED English Friday 18th May 2018
Today we have been hot seating characters out of ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’. Some of us wanted to perform in front of the rest of the class. Enjoy.
TBQ: Can I pretend to be a character? 1JP role played being the giant or Jack from Jack and the bean stalk. They asked each other questions and discussed what characters might say and how they might feel. Great learning 1JP.
1ED 17.05.18 TBQ: Can I share objects equally into groups? Today we used raisins to share equally between a given amount of groups. We then wrote the number sentences on a whiteboard.
17.05.18 1JP had a great time dividing sultanas into equal sized groups.
1ED 16.05.18 Shape, space and measure. We had great fun investigating and sorting by length today!
1ED TBQ: Can I match transport pictures by playing a game? Today we played bingo with Miss Taggart. We had to say the name of the transport and try and fill our board to say BINGO! It was lots of fun.
1ED Maths 15.05.18 TBQ: Can I arrange counters into arrays.
We have been practising for our Year 1 Assembly.
TBQ: Can I describe seasonal changes? 19 April 2018 Year 1 have been studying the changes that our season bring us. We have all been very excited by new growth, leaves, flowers and animals starting to reappear. We’ve been investigating questions about where the animals have been all winter.
TBQ: Can I order and fill containers of different capacities.
1JP were learning about capacity today. We compared and ordered different containers and said which were full, half full, quarter full and empty.
1ED 02.05.2018 This afternoon we we learning about capacity in our Shape, space and measure lesson. Mr Edwards showed us different containers and we discussed which we though would hold the most liquid. We did lots of partner talk to discuss our thoughts and some of us had a go at ordering the containers from least to most in terms of capacity. The results were very interesting! We had great fun 😁
English 1ED 1.05.18 TBQ: Can I follow instructions to make a paper aeroplane?
1ED 01.05.2018 Green group have been jumping backwards on a number line to takeaway 2 numbers. They have all had a go at writing the number sentences too. Miss Taggart is very proud of us 😁
25.4.18 1ED enjoying our weekly Junior Jam session!
1ED TBQ Can I use a number line to add 2 numbers to 10? 25.4.18
1ED TBQ: Can I jump along a number line?
1ED 23.04.18 English. TBQ:Can I follow instruction to make a jam sandwich?
Silver home learning activities
Science in 1ED
1ED outside learning
1ED Maths 18.04.18 TBQ: Can I say and write number bonds to 20?
1ED English 17.04.18 TBQ:Can I follow instructions?
1ED Maths 16.04.18. Number bonds to 10.
1ED 16.04.18 Launch of Travel and Transport
End of term Easter activities
Explorer day in 1ED we have just found out our new topic is Travel and Transport! We have been building some types of transport using Lego.
1ED Re-telling our poems in pairs.
Welcome to Year 1!
Fun in the snow, Yr 1 braved the weather to look at seasonal changes. It was -8, we didn’t stay out long but loved the experience. We made snow angles, threw snow balls and found and followed track in the snow. We talked about who could’ve made them, and what it must be like for animals living in the snow.
Christmas Around the World Day (Dec 17)
KS1 Christmas Songs Performance (Dec 17)
Pupils in 1ED class completed some fantastic writing this morning - they all made lots of progress between their Cold and Hot Writes (1/12/17).