Happy World Book Day everyone! Australia class have been so creative and brought in some amazing book character fruits and vegetables!
The Elmers have enjoyed reading marvel, DC and Star Wars books during shared read this week.
As part of Awe and Wonder Week the children Australia class learnt all about where milk comes from and some of the products it makes. We then made our own butter and ice-cream and they were definitely amazed!
This week in Maths we have been consolidating our knowledge of addition and subtraction, using a numberline.
The paddingtons enjoyed playing a game of charades to act out their word with the prefix -un.
Australia have been using the hacksaws to cut dowelling for the masts on their boats. They then tested their boats to see if they would float or sink.
This week we had a visit from Road Safety Kate who taught us lots of important rules to use when crossing the road to make sure we stay safe.
We have continued with our learning about the Islam religion in R.E this week. The children have been reenacting some of the stories that are important to the Muslim people.
As Design Technicians we have been using hacksaws to create masts for our boats.
This week we are learning about fractions in maths. We have been finding 1/2 and 1/4 of shapes as well as representing half and quarters using cubes.
In R.E we have had our first lesson on the Islam faith. We learnt new facts about Muslims and how they believe in Allah.
Our new class book for 2020! The children are very excited to hear about how they can grow dragons.
As scientists we sorted objects into the correct materials and tested them to see whether they would float or sink.
Today we had a visit from Mr Basnett who told us lots of information about being a pilot and his job as a firefighter.
In topic we have been programming BeeBots to travel around a world map, creating a series of instructions.
This week we have been learning poems about transport and practicing creating our own using our speaking and listening skills.
The children have been consolidating their knowledge of place value in maths.
Christmas dinner and bingo as our last live advent of 2019. The children have loved all of our activities to celebrate advent, thank you for your support throughout.
"Oh Christmas Tree" was voted one of Australia's favourite Christmas books this year!
The children used their speaking and listening skills to read out their edited and improved sentences to their peers, geat job!
In maths we have been consolidating our knowledge of doubling and money through various engaging activities.
Australia class celebrating Pyjama Day!
We enjoyed hot choloate or squash as part of live advent today. 9 days to go!
As designers, some of Australia class have been practicing their sewing skills to make clothes for the elves.
Today we consolidated our understanding of capital letters and full stops in an active English lesson!
Take a look at some of Australia's live advent activities.
Over the past few weeks Australia class have been using their super maths skills to learn about doubling and halving.
During R.E this week we have been learning about the Christmas story and how Christians believe this is how baby Jesus was born.
Australia class enjoyed learning about and making Christingles today.
We loved odd sock day! Thank you for all the tombola donations.
Australia class dressed up in their sportiest outfits to help raise money for children in need 2019.
On Tuesday Australia went on a trip to Rugby Art Gallery and Museum. We learnt about our town of Rugby in the past.
Australia class have been busy baking Gingerbread Men and then writing instructions on how to make them.
Australia class have really enjoyed learning cheerleading moves as part of Dance in our P.E lessons.
Today we used our British Value of Democracy to vote for our new Eco-Warrior member.
As Mathematicians Australia class have been ordering coins from the smallest to largest value. Some children have practiced adding different coins together.
We enjoyed our visit to church for our harvest assembly. Thank you to all the adults who joined us to walk down to the church, we hope you enjoyed our harvest songs.
Australia class enjoyed learning lots of new facts about the story of Adam and Eve in R.E today.
To celebrate National Poetry Day on Thursday, Australia class enjoyed exploring Poetry books and sharing their favourite one with the class.
As Mathematicians the children used metre sticks to measure items on the playground that are shorter, longer and the same length as 1 metre.
In English today, Australia class learnt about Fiction and Non-Fiction texts and how we can tell them apart.
Some of the children in Australia class volunteered to perform their dance routine to the rest of the children. They independently choreographed their own dance moves to the music.
Australia class have really enjoyed barn dancing in P.E.
Australia class have been using their British Value of democracy to vote for their new School Council members. All candidates came to the front of the class and explained why they should be the new member and their peers then used a ballot slip to vote anonymously.
As part of our learning about Autumn, Australia class went on a sensory walk in the playground and drew the signs of Autumn they could see, hear, touch and smell.
This week the children have been practicing their speaking and listening skills to retell The Funnybones story and by sharing their learning with their peers.
Australia class have been learning about their 'early warning signs' and what they could do if they feel unsafe.
A fantastic year, thank you Australia Class!
A great week walking around our local environment!
We have been harvesting our potatoes!
We have been sharing our knowledge about Australia...
We are so proud of our work throughout Arts Week!
Our trip to Conkers!
Arts Week begins at Brownsover!
Gardeners' World Competition 2019!
Super phonic learning!
Author focus this week in English!
Super skills this term in English!
A wonderful reply from Greenpeace!
Healthy Living Day 2019!
A fantastic day at Foxton Locks!
Our wonderful extra golden time treat! Thank you Year 1 grown-ups for your help and support with this fantastic afternoon!
Super writing skills when writing letters to Greenpeace!
Reading and research skills in English this week...
Reading for pleasure! Another reading adventure for Australia class...
A fantastic Spring Term!
Super computing skills when researching ocean animals in English this week.
Finding change in Maths today...
Exploring a different type of sport in PE this week!
Making money totals in Maths!
Australia class have been developing their gymnastic skills this half term.
Red Nose Day 2019!
A fantastic and informative visit from Cemex to support with our transport topic!
McCain Planting Day!
World Book Day 2019!
Australia have been learning more about what 'Pancake Day' means for Christians.
Spring learning walk!
Reading for pleasure!
Awe and Wonder week has continued with making yummy ice-cream!
Awe and Wonder Week! Today our science experiment worked and we made butter!
Awe and Wonder week begins!
Australia class have been learning about Islam as part of RE.
Another super half term showcasing lots of our wonderful learning skills!
Australia class have been developing their super gymnastics skills this half term!
Another brilliant transport visitor!
A fantastic and informative visit from the Canal and River Trust!
Safer Internet Day 2019
Learning how to use suffixes in English today!
A fantastic theatre trip today!
Reading for pleasure in Australia class!
A super start to Spring 1 2019!
A fantastic visit from a pilot to support our new Transport topic!
Super speaking and listening skills during performance poetry today!
Fantastic performance poetry shared from some of Australia class. Can you listen to see what type of transport the children's poems are about?
What type of transport is this poem about?
More great performance poetry!
More super reading skills and teamwork...
Using our super music and singing skills...
As designers we have been using our creative skills to build our transport designs.
A super start to the Spring term with our learning about poetry in English.
Christmas Hat and Christmas Lunch Fun!
Another fantastic half term in Australia class!
Using our creative skills to make our special Christmas Charity baubles...
Pyjama and Onesie Day!
Christmas Jumper Day!
Decorate a biscuit for Live Advent today!
Super teamwork when making paperchains as part of our Live Advent on Wednesday!
Australia class have been using their map reading skills in geography this week!
A very special treat from Rugby Theatre on Tuesday morning...
Creating Christmas crackers!
Using creative skills, writing skills and maths skills to help make our super shoe shop in Year 1!
Live Advent! Hot chocolate treat today...
Reading for pleasure as part of our Live Advent!
Fantastic fun finding our 'elf name' for today's Live Adevnt!
A wonderful Christmas performance...
Using our doubling skills in Maths today!
Odd Sock Day!
We love reading!
Christmas Decoration Day 2018!
We have been learning time conjunctions to help us with our writing...
We love reading!
Fantastic Fractions work in Maths this week!
A very exciting and interesting afternoon with a visit from a Veterinary Nurse!
A very special morning at our Poppy Parade.
Incredible poppy designs from Australia!
Exploring 2D shapes in Maths this week!
Our learning showcase Autumn 1 2018!
Australia's cheerleading dance!
As part of our learning in PE Austraila class learnt a sequence of cheerleading dance moves. They then worked together to sequence the dance moves and used them to create their own class dance.
Challenging ourselves in English this week!
Australia class had a fantastic time learning about Road Safety today!
Making money in Maths this week!
Super place value skills in Maths today!
A fantastic maths investigation to consolidate our measuring skills.
Australia class have been celebrating National Poetry Day!
Super measuring skills in Maths this week!
As readers Australia class have been exploring different book genres in English.
Congratulations to Hayden who was chosen by his friends to represent Australia class as a member of the Munch Bunch team!
Australia class have been using their British Vaule of Democracy to choose their new members of School Council.
As dancers we have been creating our own exciting and entertaining dances in PE!
Super maths work demonstrated at the start of our new school year!
As speakers and listeners in English we have been using our time conjunctions to re-tell the story of Funny Bones.
We love reading for pleasure!
In English and Science we have been using our senses to describe what Autumn feels like!
A fantastic start to the year for the new Australia class!
We have fantastic gymnasts at Brownsover!
Live advent Christmas jumper day.
Finding signs of spring was fun.
Awe and wonder week