The Goldsworthy Class Learning Story

Still Life Drawing

Both year 1 classes drew a still life this morning in art. They looked really closely, drawing then painting the arrangement in front of them. The concentration and focus of both classes was amazing, and their art skills are really...

Pollination and our bee bots

This week we have been continuing our learning about plants. We have been looking at the process of Pollination and how plants make new plants. Pollination happens when the Pollen from one flower is transferred to another flower with the help of Bees and other...

Lets make a fruity smoothy

This term, Year one has been learning about plants and what they need to grow and survive. We have also been looking at the different foods that come from Plants and have had discussions on the differences between a fruit (has seeds) and a vegetable (has no seeds)...

Number 50 – 100 and BEYOND…..

Today Year one started a new Topic in Maths. For the next couple of weeks we will be focusing on numbers up to 100 and beyond... We had a lot of fun discussing numbers and making numbers in many different ways.  We also worked very hard at sorting our numbers from...

Plants

Our topic this term is Plants and Gardening. Today we explored how plants grow and survive. We talked about seeds and why they need soil, water, sunlight and air to be able to grow. We then made our own plant pots out of newspaper and planted our very own seed. We...

Jack and the Beanstalk!!

Our classroom was such a mess!!            We had only stepped out of our classroom for 15 mins! Tables were thrown on the floor, there were chairs every where and 2 Giant like footprints on the floor!!! (are Giants really real??) In the middle of it all was a note...

Goldsworthy Garden

In art, Goldsworthy Class began making flower sculptures today using basket cane and tissue paper. Together they made the start of a beautiful bouquet! We're going to finish our sculptures next...

Will it float?

This term Year 1 have been learning all sorts of things about Materials. First explored old Materials and new materials. Then properties of materials and which materials float and which materials will sink. We conducted a fair experiment to find out which Materials...

Our local Area

One Thursday we took a walk to visit our Local Area. We paid attention to our surroundings and noted down what we observed.     We walked past a Grocery store, a Bakery, a Dentist and an Optician.           We ended up in Crisp Street Market where we saw people...

Google Virtual Reality!

WOW! What a day we had last Wednesday 1st March. Who would have thought that Google would come to our school? Well they did.. and they brought in their Google Cardboard Virtual Reality (VR) equipment to give us an experience of a lifetime. It was amazing! We went to...

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