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We also have two students working with us in Y1.  Mrs Hartley is a teaching student on placement until Christmas and Shelbie is an occupational therapy student who will be working with small groups. 

P.E. day for Y1 is Tuesday. Children can come to school wearing their PE kit but must bring a bag with their school uniform in, so they can change after the lesson.

Y1 have Forest school on Wednesday's. Children need welly boots and a waterproof coat.


Week 5 Learning champion assembly

In forest school we looked for seasonal changes and animal homes outside. Then Mr Thind gave us delicious hot chocolate to drink.

We enjoy painting.

We used lots of energy in our PE lesson with Megan.

Jigsaw learning. We were talking about friendship and what we like about each other. we made friendship tokens.

Week 5. The week started with snow on the ground. We had lots of fun exploring outside!

Learning champion assembly week 4

Week 4. In PE we warmed up with a 'copy me' game then we learned how to dance like pirates!

We built a bus outside and had fun travelling to different places.

We help each other when we work on the laptops.

In Forest school we foraged for leaves and berries then used them to create pictures.

We have been learning our number bonds to 10. We had to match the halves of the ladybird to make 10.

We have started decorating our decorations.

Learning champion assembly Week 3

Week 3 In English, we have been interviewing the farmer from our story using a 'hot seat'. We have also been writing newspaper reports.

In forest school we made hedgehogs out of clay and put them in the hedgehog houses in the nature garden.

In Science we have been learning about the human lifecycle.

Learning champion assembly Week 2

Week 2: In English, we have been acting out the story of 'What the ladybird heard'. We have also 'hot-seated' a character and asked them questions.

Working on Purple Mash using the laptops.

In Forest school we have been exploring outside and making characters.

In Science we have been thinking about good hygiene. We observed what happened when soap and germs meet.

We also did a Science experiment to find out how many times we need to wash our hands to remove germs.

Outside we have worked as a team to build a ball run.

It was remembrance day on Thursday. We made poppies to show our respect and remember the brave soldiers.

Week 1: In Science we are learning to classify foods into the groups-protein, carbohydrate, fruits and vegetables, milk and dairy, fatty and sugary.

Our learning question this half term is:

Can I have chocolate cake for breakfast?

Curriculum overview for Autumn 2.

The science knowledge organiser for Autumn 2.

The home learning menu for Autumn 2.