A FEAST FIT FOR A KING !

A FEAST FIT FOR A KING !

Well done Duxbury class what an amazing but busy first week back!

To finish our knights and castles history topic we have planned a “Feast fit for a King”. Thanks to Astley Hall who lent us some artefacts used back in the medieval times we have learnt lots! Making a…

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I am a poet and I don’t know it!

I am a poet and I don’t know it!

We cannot believe where this last half term went we certainly have been very busy working hard!

We have been looking at rhyming poetry this week, and are working to develop our handwriting skills so our work looks amazing! Keep practising your cursive writing…

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Busy! Busy! Busy!

 

 

Busy! Busy! Busy!

We haven’t stopped this week in Duxbury class!

What an exciting time we had when James the Paramedic visited us with his ambulance to talk about his job. He reminded us what to do in an emergency and let us have a look around the ambulance. We made great…

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A Knight in Shining Armour ……

 

A Knight in Shining Armour ……

In History this week we went back a long time ago to medieval times. We have been looking at what entrainment was like in the castles before we had TV and i-pads. The Lords and Ladies would dance and sing to instruments and the Jester would make everyone…

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Welcome back Duxbury class and a very Happy New Year to you all!

Welcome back Duxbury class and a very Happy New Year to you all!

We all hope you have had a fantastic Christmas break with your families. All the staff in Year 1 would like to say a huge thank you for your thoughtful Christmas gifts and good wishes.

 So 2017 has been very busy already. We…

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There is something special going on …….

There is something special going on …….

Well done Duxbury class for your fantastic performance this week of Little Angel.  You all did an amazing job with such beautiful singing. You should all be very proud of yourselves.

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Maths no problem!

Maths no problem!

Team work and perseverance is our motto for maths. Using everything we have learnt we have been able to write both subtraction and addition stories.

During geography we have been looking at why some countries are hot an others are cold and where the imaginary line of the…

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What a busy week in Duxbury class!

What a busy week in Duxbury class!

Our focus this week in maths has been subtraction. We have been using a number line to support our learning as well as creating number stories from pictures.

Cinderella did go to the ball!  We wrote our own  fantastic stories using different sentence…

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You shall go to the ball…..

You shall go to the ball…..

Cinderella has been our focus this week during English where we have been looking at how different characters from the story look and feel.

In maths we are developing our skills to solve subtraction problems by using the whole-part-part method.  Great team work…

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Welcome back Duxbury class we hope you all had a lovely half term break and are ready for a very busy but fun Christmas half term.

Welcome back Duxbury class we hope you all had a lovely half term break and are ready for a very busy but fun Christmas half term.

This week we have been using all our strength in PE to hold onto the ropes just using our arms. It was quite hard but we all persevered.

Listen to us rap in…

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We love dinosaurs!

We love dinosaurs!

What a fantastic end to our topic on dinosaurs, you all looked fantastic in your costumes today. The children have worked so hard this half term to develop their knowledge and skills and this afternoon we celebrated their achievements in an assembly with the rest of the…

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Duxbury dinosaur investigation continues …..

Duxbury dinosaur investigation continues …..

This week we have been transferring all our fantastic knowledge about dinosaurs into information booklets made using the ipads. We have taken and inserted our own pictures as well as writing text in different sizes.

 In our Come and See lesson we…

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