This term our topic is Traditional Tales. We will be reading lots of traditional tales, retelling traditional stories, describing characters and getting creative with traditional tale arts and crafts! What is your favourite traditional tale? Leave a comment and let me know.
We hope that you have had a lovely Summer break. Mrs Kennington, Mrs Fowler and I are really looking forward to working with you all this year and can’t wait to see what amazing things we can achieve together.
This half term 1H are doing gymnastics in indoor PE lessons. The children have been thinking carefully about different ways they can travel on a piece of apparatus, how to hold a balance using different body parts and jumping safely from a piece of apparatus. Take a look at how they have been getting on!
Congratulations to Patrick and Fatima on receiving my Growth Mindset Award. Both children have grown considerably lately, trying harder in class with reading and writing. Keep it up! I am a very proud teacher!
Thank you to all the children who got involved with Children In Need by dressing up in something spotty and giving a kind donation to the charity. It was great to see some children designing and making their very own Children In Need t-shirts!
We have been busy learning more letters in handwriting lessons, this time the ladder letters. Can you practice them at home and bring them into school to show during Show and Tell?
Read the poem ’10 things found in a Wizard’s pocket.’ What would you find in a Wizard’s pocket? Tell me by leaving a comment. Don’t forget to use your writing targets ~ capital letters, finger spaces, Fred talk, adjectives and full stops!
Mrs Kennington and I would love to hear about the exciting things that you are getting up to over the half term holidays. You tell me and I’ll tell you!
Congratulations to Amber and Cooper on receiving Good Effort & Attitude Awards for Autumn Term 1. They have both made a fantastic start to life in Year 1. Each day they turn up to school with smiles on their faces and try their best at everything they are given. You have both really impressed Mrs … Read more1H Good Effort & Attitude ~ Autumn Term 1
During the half term holiday we would like the children to complete the Wizards and Dragons home learning challenges. The challenges include junk modelling, reading, counting, writing, letter formation, accessing the class blog and completing an online activity using Purple Mash. A copy of the challenges and how to access Purple Mash can be found … Read moreOctober Half Term Home Learning Year 1