Year 1 – Class 3

Miss Hays

In Class 3 we enjoy working as a team! We enjoy phonics and reading stories. We love PE and exercise. We are really good at Art and drawing. We are learning lots of new things in Numeracy and love learning about Science, especially animals!

Grow! Flower Grow!

In Class 3, we have started our topic about plants and have planted some sunflower seeds. We decided to hold a sunflower competition and see who can grow the tallest sunflower. We learnt how to plant and care for seeds. Then we wrote poems about sunflowers including...

Beamish!

We really enjoyed our trip to Beamish. We loved looking around the town (especially the sweet shop)! We enjoyed riding on the old fashioned buses and looking at the old cars and trams. We were very quiet during our Edwardian lesson! The teachers were very strict and...

Grace Darling- What a Hero!

We have been learning about the life of Grace Darling. We have enjoyed acting out the events that made her famous and discussing why she became so famous.  In groups we were able to make a script and think about what the different character would say to each other and...

Snow Seasons

Last week we went briefly outside in the snow. We observed the colour of the sky and the feel of the snow! It was very wet! We discussed the changes in seasons and how snow is made....

Doubling Bots!

We have been designing and making our own doubling machines in Numeracy. We enjoyed working as a team to make our doubling machine and seeing if it worked properly as a doubling...

Blow the house down!

We have been looking at materials in science and looking at their properties. We used a 'feely' bag to guess what the materials are by describing their features, whether it was hard, soft or 'bumpy'. We made a house for the three little pigs out of different materials...

Smart-ie Maths!

We having been learning about doubling and halving. We have halved objects, shapes and amounts. We learnt how to half amounts by sharing smarties! We enjoyed moving the smarties into two different groups. We were able to halve amounts up to 20. We started to think...

Desert Island Castaways!

A strange letter turned up in Miss Hays' register this week. It was from Professor Bumblebeard, she wanted Class 3 to travel to the Carribean to carry out some archaeological research on pirate artefacts. We planned a list of things we would take with us. However......

More or Less

We have been looking at less than, more than and equal to in Numeracy. We made our own crocodile boards to help us to work out which number the crocodile would eat first and can identify and use the different symbols. We have told our own number stories using less...