Year 1 – Class 4

Mrs Healy and Mrs Orfanou

In class 4 we love learning new things! We enjoy listening to and reading stories. We love art and painting. We are really good at ICT and like our PE sessions. We are learning new things in Maths and trying hard with our handwriting.

A Pirate’s Life for Me!

We talked about the life of a pirate. We took turns to pretend to be a pirate and went onto the hot seat. Our friends asked us questions about our lives and likes and dislikes. We chose our own pirate names. We used the information we got from the interviews to write...

Terrific Take Away!

We used frames to help us to do subtraction calculations. We worked with numbers to 10, 15 and 20. We used the cubes to show how we worked out the problems. Sometimes we moved the cubes or we covered the cubes with our hands. We wrote down many different ways to make...

Island Makers

We have turned ourselves into island makers this week, We planned and designed a class island and added features. We used things around the classroom to raise the level of the land. We learnt the names of the features such as mountain, river, beach and bridge. Then we...

Numicon Fun!

In Class 4, we have been using the Numicon materials to help us with number bonds and number order. We have been able to check that we have the correct number bond for 10 by using the 10 piece to cover. We know that 10 add 10 is 20, so we need 2 pieces of 10 to check...

Owl Meet and Greet!

We visited Whitehouse Farm and saw lots of different animals from alpacas to millipedes. We were introduced to Barnaby, the barn owl, and Smokie, the great grey owl. We discovered that they eat mice, rats and chicks. Smokie had a huge wingspan but he was not heavy to...

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