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Friday Round Up :)


Hello and welcome to our Friday round up of our learning .


This week in Maths year 1 have been subtracting 1 digit numbers from 2 digit numbers.

Damilare " We used tens frames to subtract by crossing 10."


In English we have learnt about the suffix -ed. We have used the suffix in our writing of Snail and the whale.

Godwin " the suffix -ed comes at the end the word."

Isinmiayo " by adding the suffix -ed  it changes the verb into the past."


A big well done to Austine this week for getting an achievement award in assembly this week for his amazing Snail and the whale writing.



Another big well done goes to Lola this week for getting the Achievement of the week award for her super sitting and independence during assembly times .


Our new Topic is Design and Technology . We are going to be making animal finger puppets next week . All of year 1 are super excited !



Friday Round up


This week we have continuing our learning about Animals.

Emma - We looked at the animal body parts this week.

Lewis - This week we have compared animal groups looking at the differences and the similarities.


In Maths this week we have been focusing on addition and number bonds.

Daniel - we have worked our number bonds this week to 10 or 20.

A BIG well done to Daniel this week for getting the achievement of the week cup in assembly for his super maths learning!


In English we have a new story that we have started to read and explore .

Its called Snail and The Whale!

Isinmiayo- Yesterday we drew a story map to show the journey of the snail and the whale. 



Happy New Year and welcome back to Year Ones class page .


We have had a great first week back even though its been a short week , Year 1 have been working super hard in their new Science topic about Animals. 

Year 1 have shown that they can identify and name lots of animals !

They have been learning to sort animals into the 5 animal groups :



A big well done to our "Super Scientists of the week" they were chosen in our achievement assembly to receive the scientist award for their excellent contributions to our class discussions about animals. 



Next week year 1 will begin their learning on addition & Subtraction in maths and we will also be starting our new exciting book of the term :).

Little Donkey Year 1

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Year 1.
We hope you enjoy our Christmas video.

Year 1 enjoyed using their embedded learning knowledge of repeating pattern today to create their Christmas hats 

Year 1 was then able to wear their hats to our yummy Christmas Lunch.

They all looked fabulous!!

Friday Round Up 3.12.21


Welcome to week 5 , this week has been a short week but year 1 have been doing some super learning.

In English year 1 have been writing a diary entry for Beegu.

Well done to Austine,Meadow,Pixie and Albert for getting the writer of the week award in assembly for their fantastic diary entry writing.


In maths we have been exploring numbers and amounts.

We have focused on partitioning numbers into tens and ones which we will continue with next week. 


For Topic this week year 1 have been using maps to find out where Northwood Primary school is.

We also talked about our local area and the places we go to.


Keep up the amazing learning year 1.


Friday Round Up 19.11.2021


In English this week year 1 have been continuing with our story of Beegu. The children have been using their embedded knowledge of adjectives to describe Beegu.

Isinmiayo ' we have also used the 'and' word to make our sentences longer'.


In Science we have been looking at another season - Winter .

Fayee- ' its christmas in winter'

Samir ' its cold in winter'.

Daniel ' we are in Autumn now soon it will be winter'


In Maths we have been looking at numbers again counting forwards and backwards.

we have begun to explore numbers up to 50 !


Super Learning Year 1.



Friday Round Up - 12.11.2021

Autumn 2 Week 2


This week Year 1 have enjoyed starting our new Science Topic looking at the different Seasons of the year. We have concentrated on Autumn this week and we went leaf hunting. We found lots of leaves which we then went onto drawing them . 

Emma ' I liked colouring the leaves in the Autumn colours.'

Albert ' It was fun exploring for leaves that had fallen.'


In English we have been learning about verbs and adding the suffix-ing.

Daniel ' we have used -ing in our writing , we know that suffixes go at the end of words.'

Damilare ' verbs are action words'.


In maths we have finished our learning about shapes this week . We looked at 3d shapes .

Pixie ' 3D shapes are solid'.

Oliver ' 2D shapes are flat ' 


A massive Well Done to year 1 for their amazing learning and contributions this week !


Science- Seasons (Looking at Autumn Leaves)

Friday Round Up 5.11.2021


Welcome back to Autumn term 2.

This week we have got stuck straight back into our super learning. 

In maths we have been learning about 2D shapes.

Samir 'We have to name the shapes'.

We also started our new story for the term which is Beegu and made some super predictions about the story using the title and front cover.

Albert 'This week we have been using question marks, writing in the role of Beegu.'


Our RE topic this week has been exploring the question 'Who is a Christian and what do they believe in?'

Fayee  'We know that Christians go to church on a Sunday to pray.'


A fantastic week year 1. Well Done !




Friday Round Up -15.10.2021


Its's Friday! Another week has passed and we have been non stop learning.

We have enjoyed our SOS session where we looked at the story of Carlie who had to travel to another country to keep safe. 

Austine " I Love hearing about Carlie's story and finding out about refugee's."


Godwin " This week we wrote in our English books the story of Traction man"

Year 1 have used their skills to re-write the story of Traction Man .

Meadow" We had to use capital letters, full stops and finger spaces." 

A huge well done to Lewis for his excellent Traction man story writing !!!!

We had some more superstars this week who received achievement of the week reward in our achievement assembly.

A massive congratulations to Emma , Meadow and Tj !!




Friday Round up 8.10.21

Welcome to week 5 !

This week we have continued our History topic in old and new toys and started to look at putting them onto a time line in chronological order from when pur grandparents played with their toys to the toys we play with now.

Samir "old and new toys are cool"


In English we have had fun making our own pet scrubbing brush and then writing instructions on how to look after our pet scrubbing brush.

Emma-"we used bossy words to write our instructions"

Oliver- " it was so much fun making scrubbing brush."


Keep up the super learning year 1 


Representing Numbers

Friday round up 1.10.2021


Another week has been and gone and what a week its been!


Year 1 have started a new History topic looking at old and new toys.

Austine "I liked looking at all the old toys"

Emma "It was fun to see the toys from the past".


In maths this week we were representing numbers in as many ways as we could . We put numbers on a number line and began to look at tens frames.

Meadow "It was good to be able to use different objects to represent a number".

Samir "I love learning about numbers!"


Keep up the super learning Year 1 smiley



Friday round up 24.09.2021

Its been another busy week in year 1 !

We have been doing lots of writing in the role of Traction man thinking about what the characters might thinking or saying and we are now beginning to move onto looking at adjectives to describe Traction man and what he is wearing . 


PE was super fun and tricky this week , the year 1 children have been learning to balance and talk about the importance of balancing and how we can find a focus to help us. 


We have continued to work on reading and writing numbers to 20 in words this week which year 1 are becoming superstars at. 

 Year 1 will then be moving onto the many ways we can represent numbers. 


Well Done Year 1 

Keep up the super learning :)

Friday Round up- 17.09.2021

Well done Year 1 for another fantastic week in school.

We have been super busy this week by starting our writing about our book Traction Man.

Well done to Emma for for her fantastic writing this week  and for getting the writer of the week award in our achievement assembly.


Year 1 had lots of fun this week using their senses to taste, smell, hear, feel and see in our practical activity.


Next week in maths year 1 will begin to read and write numbers to 20 in words , to give the children a head start spellings will be sent home this week to help them to start learning to read and write numbers to 10 in words . Please practice these with your child everyday ready for their test next Thursday.smiley


Year 1 Team 



Science- Using our senses

Friday Round up! (10.09.2021)


Year 1 have had a great first week back to school! All of the teachers are super proud of the way they’ve all settled back into the school routine.


They have all enjoyed being on the big playground playing and making new friends and being able to go into the hall to choose their lunch independently.


This week we’ve had fun in art using the paints to create our self portraits . We have also started our new science topic where we are learning all about ourselves.

In Maths we have been working hard counting forwards and backwards to and from 20 which we will also continue throughout this term .


Well Done Year 1smiley


Welcome children and parents to the 2021/2022 Year 1 page.


Happy September! A new academic year has begun, it’s time to see our lovely class of year ones flourish into fantastic learners! Your teachers (Mrs Bunn, Mrs Tongue, Mrs Dowsett and Mrs Sharrad) are all super excited to welcome you back to school ready for a year of super learning. 


In our class we have lots of fun activities planned over the year and will be reading some amazing books such as Traction Man, Beegu and many more.  In English our first book we will dive into is Traction Man! Can anybody guess already what this story might be about?


In Maths this term we will begin by exploring numbers up to 20 and look at the many ways we can represent numbers.


Please Keep checking back to our class page to see all the exciting learning the Year 1's get up to throughout the coming weeks.


The Year One team