Brilliant Writer Award

We are so proud of Isabella for her fantastic hero story, which has resulted in her winning the Regional Award for Explore Learning!!

I read the story to everyone in assembly – everyone agreed it was a fantastic story with such an amazing message of hope and love.

Well done Isabella!

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The life cycle of a butterfly

This week in science we have been looking at life cycles. We created the life cycle of a butterfly using paper plates and split pins.

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African mask making

We have been learning all about hot and cold countries in Year 1.  This week the focus was Kenya.  We looked at the life of a young girl in a Kenyan village and discussed the similarities and differences between her life and our own.  Then we looked at African masks and designed our very own.

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Computing

This week we created a poster on Pic Collage using the iPads.  The aim of our poster was to advertise all of the fantastic facilities we have in the playground at Bowker Vale.  The children really enjoyed taking their own pictures of the Vale Trail, the playground, the astroturf and then manipulating the images on Pic Collage, adding their own backgrounds, text and stickers!

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Having fun making our own ice cream

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4DT class assembly

Well done to 4DT for their class assembly all about ‘Living Things and their Habitats.’

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Dog Blog! Buddy at 2 weeks

Buddy is 2 weeks old today! See below for him with Molly his Mum and his 8 sisters (remember out of the litter of 9 he was the only boy!) He is wearing the royal blue collar on the pictures.

Isn’t he lovely?

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Congratulations Prince Harry and Meghan

To celebrate the Royal Wedding, we had a picnic lunch outside and then had scones with cream and jam during GTBG. We had a great day!

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Creative Area in Year 1

I can make a play dough model of an animal from a hot country.

Max has chosen to make a three toed sloth from Brazil!  Super work!

 

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Leaf bashing and stream walking

At forest school this week we did some leaf bashing where we create prints from leaves we find. There were some very artistic creations! We then did some stream walking, which we were very excited about.

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