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Key Stage 1 Overview

Key Stage 1 Staff – led by Miss Brown

Year 2: Mrs Leishman

Year 1/2: Mrs Hickman and Miss Jones

Year 1: Miss Brown and Miss Morris

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Beckett, Mrs Cracknell, Mrs Higgs, Mrs Meeks, Mrs Searle and Mrs Shepherd

  • April 2022 in Year 1/2 - We have been finding out about creatures which live under the sea and wrote descriptions about them using adjectives and adverbs. We used oil pastel… More...
  • April 2022 in Year 2 - We ended the term celebrating Easter. We carried out an Easter Egg Hunt and completed many Easter themed activities. We enjoyed having a rest over… More...
  • March 2022 in Year 1 - This month saw us celebrate World Book Day. We had create fun creating our own stories up about ‘Stripes the Cat’, we thought about the… More...
  • March 2022 in Year 1/2 - In art, we have been looking at nature and making observational drawings of leaves, acorns, pine cones, trees and flowers.  We collected different things like… More...
  • March 2022 in Year 2 - We have really enjoyed all of the different learning opportunities that we have had this month. We started out the month with a very exciting… More...
  • February 2022 in Year 2 - This month has been filled with lots of exciting new learning. We have learnt all about Beatrix Potter and other influential women, both in the… More...
  • February 2022 in Year 1 - This month we got the chance to go out on our first trip. We went to visit the allotments and it was great fun to… More...
  • February 2022 in Year 1/2 -   In Music, we have been playing some African drums. We learnt how to use the three sounds which are the bass, slap and tone, using… More...
  • January 2022 in Year 1/2 - In PSHE, we have been thinking about our goals and dreams and how to take small steps to achieve them. For example, we thought about… More...
  • January 2022 in Year 2 - It has been a lovely start to the Spring Term in Year 2. Despite the cold weather, we have been able to enjoy spending lots… More...
  • January 2022 in Year 1 - In Maths we have been learning about the shapes. We explored the difference between a line and a shape and then went outside to see… More...
  • December 2021 in Year 1/2 - On Decoration’s Day, we had so much fun doing lots of different Art and D&T activities.  We painted a background in blues and later drew… More...
  • December 2021 in Year 1 - In Year 1 we have been having a fun time learning how to sew. We designed our own Christmas stocking and then used a running… More...
  • November 2021 in Year 1/2 - In Art, we looked at Van Gogh’s starry night painting and Monet’s bridge over the waterlilies in his garden.  We learnt how to mix up… More...
  • November 2021 in Year 1 - In English we have been exploring imperative verbs using the story ‘Farmer Duck’ by Martin Waddell. We looked at the different ways that the Farmers… More...
  • December 2021 in Year 2 - We have had a really enjoyable end to the autumn term this month. We began with Decorations Day and finished up with recording the Christmas… More...
  • November 2021 in Year 2 - We have really enjoyed our time at school since returning from half term. We have got stuck in with play rehearsals and ensuring we all… More...
  • November 2021 Head Teacher’s Award Year 1 - In year 1 we have been learning about pairs of numbers that make 10. We carried out an investigation using Numicon to see what combinations… More...
  • October 2021 in Year 1/2 - In Maths, we have been exploring how to find and make 2 digit numbers using diennes and tens frames, identifying how many tens and ones… More...
  • October 2021 in Year 1 - In English we have been exploring stories with repeating patterns and created our own version. We also looked at how we could use adjectives to… More...
  • October 2021 in Year 2 - In English this month, we have been exploring poetry. We looked at lots of list poems and created our own based on different characters. We… More...
  • September 2021 in Year 1 - In Year 1 we used finger paints to create our own harvest sweetcorn. We then created a wreath as part of an Autumn display. In… More...
  • September 2021 in Year 1/2 - During Maths, we have been identifying repeat patterns and making our own using 2D shapes.  We have been working on sequencing and ordering numbers smallest… More...
  • September 2021 in Year 2 - As a class, we have really enjoyed getting to know each other after coming back from the summer holidays. We have not all been together… More...

PE

Please make sure your child has both indoor & outdoor kit in school at all times and that their names are clearly labelled in all of their uniform & shoes. Please also provide hair band, spare pair of socks & ensure earrings have been removed on PE days.

Literacy

The main reading scheme used is the Oxford Reading Tree.