Georgia O’Keeffe is one of the most significant and intriguing artists of the twentieth century, known internationally for her boldly innovative art. Her distinct flowers, dramatic cityscapes, glowing landscapes, and images of bones against the stark desert sky are iconic and original contributions to American Modernism.
In Year 1 children have the opportunity to write in many different formats, they have guided reading and phonics lessons daily, visit the school library to get a book to take home as well as consolidating and progressing their learning in maths through number, shape, data handling and problem solving.
Reading books and reading diaries go home every afternoon and are brought to school every morning. We encourage the children to read every night, and write in their reading diary each time they do so. To support maths you could help them practice their mental maths and times tables.
PE will take place on Fridays. Children need a plain white t-shirt and blue jogging bottoms or shorts to change into, as well as suitable footwear.
Homework is given out once a week on a Friday and will be due in the following week. If children are finding it difficult, discuss homework club with the teacher.
Year 1 will perform an assembly about the things they have been learning on the 16th June 2017. Parents are welcome to attend these.
We are very happy to announce that we are now an Artsmark Gold school. Creative learning is at the heart of our school, and we are very proud of our commitment to developing the whole child. There is lots of evidence that shows learning through the arts supports...
Year 1 went outside to look closely at the different trees in the secret garden area of the playground. We used different media to draw the trees, and tried to look closely and draw what we could see. It was lovely to draw outside, observing nature, and working in our...