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Year 1 Banquet »

Year 1 have enjoyed learning about castles all term and to celebrate the end of our topic we had a medieval banquet. In the morning we worked hard in the kitchen and bakery creating tomato soup and strawberry tarts. Then we had a delightful banquet in the afternoon all dressed up as knights, kings…

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Year 1 Tower of London Trip »

Year 1 visited the Tower of London. We had a fantastic day looking at the castle, meeting a prince, seeing the ravens and the Beefeaters. Remi-Rose even got knighted!

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Brazilian dancing workshop »

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Year 1 at Littlehampton beach »

Year 1 had a fantastic day at the beach! It was such a pleasure to spend time with every member of the year 1 class. They really were amazing!

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Bap-sha-wah-da-wah-da »

Year 1 in the school production of Joseph 'Elvis style'. What a fun day it was!

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Identifying Vegetables »

Today we had a visitor from the Gardening Museum who brought along some vegetables. We learnt about the different groups of vegetables such as the onion family. We also looked at how we eat different parts of different vegetables: roots, seeds, flowers and stem. At tables we looked at the…

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Vegetable Printing »

Year 1 was lucky enough to have Vy's mum come in and teach us art. We learnt all about vegetables and how we can use them for printing. As our science topic is plants our learning intention was to print flower patterns using vegetables. We experimented with the vegetables by changing the angle and…

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The Queen’s Birthday with Year 1 »

We had a fantastic party with juice, cupcakes and of course the British National Anthem.

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Measuring weight to make cookies »

Today we talked about weight and the words lighter and heavier. We looked at measuring scales and how they work. In groups we followed a recipe looking at the weight of butter, flour and sugar. When using the scales we thought about the following questions. Before you measure, what are the…

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Plant Still Life Artwork »

Today we did some still life drawings of plants that we found in our school. After sketching the plants we coloured them in with pencils or water colours. It was important to look at the different parts of the plants which we are studying in science. At the end of the lesson we prentended we were…

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