Wow!  Are we really in the finally week of this academic year, where has this year gone!

Wow!  Are we really in the finally week of this academic year, where has this year gone!

 It has been a really exciting year watching each and every one of you develop and grow in so many different ways. You have all shown real determination in everything you have done, you should all be very…

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LOOK AT US GO ........

LOOK AT US GO ........

What a great afternoons practise with Astley and Heapey! We have been perfecting our technique for the relay race for sports day, we are amazing !!!

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I think Spring is finally here!

I think Spring is finally here!

We have enjoyed a lovely spring walk this week observing how the plants and flowers have changed, we used the i-pads to capture what we found creating a montage of pictures.

All our perseverance has paid off, as this week we are the proud recipient of the…

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“Och her and her fancy ways!”

“Och her and her fancy ways!”

We have been learning the story of ‘Katie Morag and the Two Grandmothers.’ Grannie Mainland comes to visit and Alecina the sheep gets up to her neck in the boggy lock!  We have been describing the characters so that our stories next week will be amazing!

In…

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Spring is finally here!

Spring is finally here!

It was so lovely to see you all back this week at the start of our final term in Year 1. You have made me so proud with the positive way you all have approached your learning this week.  All week we have been filling our buckets with positive things, from being polite to…

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We have had great fun this week following instructions to make an egg and cress sandwich.

We have had great fun this week following instructions to make an egg and cress sandwich. Planning our own DISCUSTING sandwich was better!!!  Banana mixed with gravy with a sprinkling of lettuce and chopped carrots and peanut butter with a sprinkle of cinnamon!! YUK!! Fortunately we only wrote…

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It’s National Science Week!

It’s National Science Week!

What great scientist we have been this week! Firstly we have been observing how our cress seeds are changing over time. Secondly on Wednesday we worked with Astley class to predict and investigate what happened if we added vinegar and food colouring to milk. It was…

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We have green fingers!

We have green fingers!

During science we have been looking at where our food comes from. As well as planting some of our very own seeds. We have been observing how cress seeds germinate, looking closely at how they change in size and shape overtime. Wow did they grow fast!

We have also been…

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What a great first week back we have had!

What a great first week back we have had!

WOW! how amazing are all your castles!  You really have been having lots of fun over the half term and you should all be very proud of yourselves. Well done Duxbury class!

Thank you to all the parents, grandparents and friends who came to our feast…

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What great scientist we have been this week!

What great scientist we have been this week!

We have been investigating with different materials to find out which was the most waterproof and therefore the best material to make an umbrella for a knight. After making a prediction we tested each sample. Some of us were correct and we would have…

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Knights in shining armour!

Knights in shining armour!

Finding out about knights has been interesting this week. Did you know a young boy trains to be a knight from the age of 7 and he is called a page? We are looking at nonfiction texts to help us create our own information leaflet about knights.

In science we have…

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Lords and Ladies!

Lords and Ladies!

Wow what a week we have had in the Duxbury castle!   We have been learning about who would have lived in a castle a long time ago and what type of jobs they did. Do you know what a gong farmer is? We do, and we decided it was the one job we didn’t want!   After looking at the…

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