Welcome to Year 1D
Year one is a wonderful world of fun, learning and laughter.
Every child is valued and made to feel special.
Always ready to have fun!
Reading, writing, maths and theme, we always try our best.
Only small in size but big in effort.
New to KS1 so much to explore and learn.
Each day different and everyday new!
Monday 16th March 2020
In Art we have been exploring lines, texture and the pressure we can apply. We listened to music which reminds us of waves and created our own masterpiece.
Wednesday 11th March
Today we have been taking part in a Science experiment. We had to work together to test a range of materials to see which would be the best to fix a broken umbrella. We chose plastic because it was strong and waterproof.
Friday 6th March
Today we have been celebrating International Women's Day. We listened to an assembly and found out all about important women from the past. We had a talk in the class and decided that our mams were very important to us. We spent the afternoon making pictures celebrating why our mams are so special.
Monday 2nd March 2020
In Geography we have been learning about the different areas of land. We have looked at a variety of pictures and sorted them into the countryside, seaside and a town/city. We then identified the different features of each place.
Tuesday 25th February
Today some of us took part in the KS1 Multi-Sport Festival. We got to take part in lots of events and work in teams. We had so much fun.
Wednesday 12th February 2020
What is an Algorithm?
Today in Computing, the children have been learning what an Algorithm is! They now know an Algorithm is an instruction or a set of instructions on how to create, move or cut out objects. Take a look!
Monday 10th February
Today we braved Storm Ciara for some fun with our outdoor learning. We explored the outdoor area and the new equipment. We then made a village for all of the animals to live in.
Thursday 6th February
In our History lessons we have been learning about Grace Darling. We know that she is a local hero because she saved nine people from drowning. Today we have been looking the RNLI and how they help to keep us safe. We made our own video to show people how we can keep safe at the beach.
Tuesday 4th February
In our English lessons we have been reading the story of Cinderella. We listened to the story and then retold it by sequencing the pictures.
Wednesday 29th January
We went on our school trip today and found out about keeping safe. We spoke to a policeman, a lady who worked for the ambulance, a lady from a dog charity and a lady from the council. They spoke to use about how we can keep safe and what we should do if we are ever hurt or in trouble.
Friday 24th January
In Science we have been exploring the properties of different materials. We worked as a group to go on a material hunt together. We had so much fun!
17th January 2019
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We had such a fun day on Friday celebrating our fantastic news. We made puppet shows, danced, watched a film and had a brilliant disco.
16th January 2019
In Science we have been learning about different materials. We were given a range of items and had to name the item and the material which it was made from.
14th January 2020
In RE today, the children were learning about why the Jewish people say the Shema prayer. Look what they found out!
9th January 2020
This week our class got to open our own special book suitcase! We were so excited to see what was inside. Grace was very lucky and she got to take the suitcase home to share with her family. We can't wait to find out all about her book.
We had so much fun on the last week of term! We all danced at our Christmas party and even got to meet Santa! Evelyn, Grace, Gul and Maylee then performed a fantastic dance for Brighton's got talent.
17th December 2019
In English next term we will be looking at the book, ' I want my hat back.' We decided to make our own party hats. We had so much fun and made a big mess!
Within our RE lessons we have been learning about the Christmas story and why it is important to Christians. We thought it was important to show what Christians would say thank you to God for and wrote them onto a paper chain decoration for our classroom.
Monday 9th December
We have been learning how to warm our voices up before we sing. We had so much fun making silly faces and playing our warm up games.