This term Year 1 are exploring paint. Today they learnt how to hold a paintbrush and practised different kinds of mark-making in our beautiful new sketchbooks. We had such a lovely time and enjoyed looking at each other’s work at the end of the lesson and talking about what we learned.

“We learned to how to hold a brush like a pencil” – Safiyyah (Goldsworthy)

“We need to paint gently” – Abdul Hameed (Goldsworthy)

“We learned how to use a paintbrush, paint and our new sketchbooks” – Ibrahim (Kapoor)

“I like Umaymah’s work because she did very small dots” – Ismaael (Kapoor)

“I like Naylah’s painting because it was nice and neat” – Elizah (Kapoor)