Letters and Information
Please find below the letters and overviews for this term.
This includes the weekly spellings for the rest of this term.
Telling the time.
We started the new term looking at how to tell the time.
We looked at what we were doing every half an hour throughout the day and made a daily routine.
What would an Owl See in our woods?
We had a wonderful visit from Chrissie's Owls.
She brought in Jazz the Barn Owl and Reuben the Indian Eagle Owl to show us.
We learned a great deal about their habitats, bodies and how they hunt.
Below is Chrissie's website for more information.
We have been reading "The Dark" by Lemony Snicket and discussing what the dark is like.
Here are some of our ideas.
Year one have been spending a lot of time in the woods this week.
We have been searching for signs of Autumn and acting out the story of A Dark Dark Tale by Ruth Brown.
Year one have been exploring how to measure items around us using non-standard measurements.
We recorded how long things are in cubes, then compared items to find out the longest and shortest.
Our "Toy Wow Day" was full of toy-riffic activities.
We had a fantastic day exploring different toys from the past
and making some of our own.
We have been reading 'Naughty Bus' by Jan and Jerry Oke.
Thanks to all who joined us for our Year One Welcome Meeting.
Find the presentation slide from the meeting below along with the links to recommended phonics websites to explore.
This week in year one we have been very busy with all sorts of exciting learning:
In maths we have been looking at different ways to make 5 or 10 with cubes.
In English we have been matching rhyming words taken from our text "Snail and the Whale."