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Week 6 – Who was Henry ‘Box’ Brown?

English/History: This week in English we read the story of ‘Henry’s Freedom Box’. It was a story of boy who mailed himself into a box and freed himself from slavery. We  have been finding out facts about slavery. We wrote … Continue reading

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Year 1- Week 5

English: This week we read the story ‘Plenty of love to go around’. It is a tale of  a dog who feels he will no longer be the special one now a cat has come along. We spoke about our … Continue reading

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Year 1 -week 4

Maths: We have been looking at more and less, looking at numbers and saying 1 more and 1 less than a given number. English: We have been continuing with our poems and have written our own acrostic poems about TOYS. … Continue reading

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Week 3 – Poetry

What a week!!! English; We have been looking at poetry about toys. We have been reciting and performing our own poems. We have been looking at rhyming words and we have written our own poems. Maths: We have been looking … Continue reading

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Year 1 – Super first week!

How amazingly your children have settled in. Even though we have only been at school three days we have managed to fit in lots of work and we even played! English; we revisited letter formation, read books and we revised … Continue reading

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What do you aspire to be?

Another busy week! Time is flying by to quickly. English: We have been looking at suffixes. We have been adding ‘er’, ‘ing’,’ed’ and ‘est’ to root words and putting them into sentences. We also wrote about what we aspire to … Continue reading

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Fiction or non-fiction?

English; We have been looking and learning about fiction and non-fiction. We have been reading non-fiction texts in order to help us write our own one about our own country. Maths: We have been learning to tell the time to … Continue reading

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Phonics Week!

English: We have been revising for our phonics test this week doing lots of phonics activities. Maths: We have been looking at measuring. We have measured using cubes and began to look at using a ruler.   We have looked at … Continue reading

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Money, money, money

Wow we have crammed five days work into four!!!! Maths: We have been looking at money. We are recognising coins and their value. We have begun to add them together. English: We have started reading one of my favourite books … Continue reading

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Week 2 – Owl Babies

English: This week we have written the beginning, middle and Ending of the Owl Babies story only to put it together for our final sustained piece of writing. We looked at question marks, exclamation marks and inverted commas (although we … Continue reading

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