May 2022 - School Trip - The World Museum and The Walker Art Gallery
May 2022 - Science - Today we created a collage to represent what Spring means to us. We talked about the flowers blooming, the sky being brighter in the evenings and sheep having their baby lambs.
May 2022 - Maths - Introducing Arrays and exploring rows and columns.
April 2022 - Our first Golden Time of Summer Term!
April 2022 - Art - This afternoon we explored and experimented with colour mixing. We used paint to mix two colours together to make a new colour! We all had a go and really enjoyed this activity!
April 2022 - Maths - Today we were exploring equal groups. We looked at what an equal group looks like and an unequal group. We were able to represent this on our fingers, rolling dice with our partner, using blocks and even using counters!
April 2022 - Jolly Phonics - er, ir and ur
April 2022 - Science - Today we started our new topic, Weather. We talked about how the weather changes throughout the year and how it's different in each season. After this, we looked at some weather symbols, we were then able to match these up with the appropriate weather term with our partner.
April 2022 - Music - We started to learn a new song today. It is called 'Viva la vida' by Coldplay.
April 2022 - Spanish - Today we went over animals and also learnt the names of some public places!
April 2022 - Today in our Purple Mash lesson we explored what instructions are and what happens when we follow instructions. We linked this knowledge by recognising that computer programs work by following instructions called code. After this, we used visual blocks to make an algorithm. We are going to apply all of our new skills to our iPads next week.
April 2022 - Earlier this week, we had a special visitor sneak into our classroom! We even managed to catch him on camera! Have a lovely break everyone!
March 2022 - Sneak peak of our Easter cards. Completed bunnies pending ...
March 2022 - Science - This afternoon we used key vocabulary to describe different materials and their properties. After this, we decided to recreate the three houses from "The Three Little Pigs'. We discussed the different properties alongside the positive and negatives and which house is most sustainable for the pigs to live in. What great work!
March 2022 - Maths - Exploring mass and weight using balancing scales.
March 2022 - Maths - Measuring using a ruler.
March 2022 - Red Nose Day!
March 2022 - St. Patrick's Day!
March 2022 - Science - Exploring metals and magnets.
March 2022 - Maths - Today we were looking at 'non standard forms of measurement'. We used cubes to measure different objects around our classroom. Some of us even calculated that our classroom door was 77 cubes high. Superstars!
March 2022 - Music - We are currently learning how to play Riptide by Vance Joy on the Glockenspiels
March 2022 - Literacy - Today we worked in pairs to describe The Gingerbread Man. Can you spot any amazing adjectives?
March 2022 - Maths - Today we started our new maths topic, Measurement. We looked at comparing different objects. Which is the tallest? Which is the smallest? After this, we decided to put ourselves in order from tallest to smallest. We had to compare our heights with our friends to work out were we stood in the line up. I think we did a pretty good job!
March 2022 - PSHE - Today we were looking at positive traits of self importance. We each picked 5 words to describe ourselves!
March 2022 - Another class read complete 'Isadora Moon Meets the Tooth Fairy' by Harriet Muncaster. What book will we read together next?
February 2022 - Smiley faces back for Spring 2. Today we made animation stories using 2createastory on the purple mash app on our iPads. Some of us rewrote our favourite story and some of us even made up our own!
February 2022 - Synchronised Gymnastics Champions! 1M was proudly represented by the amazing Isabella and Fox.
February 2022 - Drama session this afternoon taking inspiration from Julia Donaldson's 'The Singing Mermaid'
February 2022 - We really enjoyed a sing and dance this afternoon using 'Sing Up'
February 2022 - Children's Mental Health Week - Dress to Express
February 2022 - Art - 30 beautifully sewn and decorated puppets, each one completely unique!
February 2022 - Maths - Representing numbers to 50 using Part - Whole Models
February 2022 - Science - Today we grouped animals into different categories. For example, animals with fur and animals with no fur. Animals with 4 legs and animals that don't have 4 legs. Can you spot any other way we might have grouped our animals?
February 2022 - Maths - Counting to 50 by making tens
February 2022 - Chinese New Year - Lion Dance!
January 2022 - Knowsley Library Class Read - This week we have completed another class read. Kitty and the Kidnap Trap by Paula Harrison. It was fantastic! A great way to wind down after a day of hard work!
January 2022 - P.S.H.E - Resolving Conflicts
January 2022 - Science - Grouping Animals
January 2022 - Sorting out our Jolly Phonics sounds - ie, igh, y and i_e
January 2022 - P.E - Gymnastics
January 2022 - Music - Glockenspiels
January 2022 - Spanish!
January 2022 - Smiley Friday means Golden Time
January 2022 - This afternoon in science we made a flower with lots of different materials. We labelled the key features of the plant afterwards. For example, stem, petals, roots, leaves and anthers.
January 2022 - Maths - Subtracting represented on a part whole model.
January 2022 - National Winnie the Pooh Day!
January 2022 - Down in the deep dark forrest...
January 2022 - In science we have been learning about plants and all of the different functions. We decided to replicate this in art and sketch some beautiful flowers. How stunning and talented are 1M!
January 2022 - Maths - Moving tens to get the same answer.
January 2022 - Today we have been looking at 'maze explorers' in Purple Mash. We used different keys to move our avatar around the maze to the ending point. Each time we completed a level, it got even more difficult!
January 2022 - For maths today we have been looking at 'counting on'. We now know that we don't always have to start at 0 to add to numbers together. For example 7+5 ( *7* 8, 9 , 10 , 11, 12). We used dominos to practice this method today.
December 2021 - Christmas Party Day!
December 2021 - A special visit from Father Christmas, Twix and Rio!
December 2021 - North Pole breakfast!
December 2021 - Christmas arts & crafts!
December 2021 - Golden Time after a busy week and lots of hard work!
December 2021 - Some Nativity pictures!
December 2021 - Today we were looking at how we use tens frames to display a number between 11-20. We know that 10 ones is equal to 1 ten. 15 = 1 ten and 5 ones. Brilliant work 1M!
December 2021 - Christmas P.E with Mr.T!
November 2021 - Smiley Friday means Golden Time! What lovely smiley faces this afternoon after a week of hard work.
November 2021 - Music - Glockenspiels!
November 2021 - This week we have been exploring 2D and 3D shapes. We made rockets and trains from 3D shapes. We used cubes, cuboids, cones and cylinders. We discovered we couldn't use the spheres as they have 1 curved side. We all really enjoyed this activity and shared the shapes so kindly with our friends.
November 2021 - Children In Need - we had lots of fun today dressing up in red/yellow/spotty and helping to raise money for Children In Need! It was a good opportunity to talk about all the good things in our lives and focus on friendships!
November 2021 - Spanish time!
November 2021 - iPads this afternoon. We logged on and clicked on the 'to do' icon. Once we did that, we were able to create a hedgehog! We all saved our work and handed it into Miss McGuinness alongside a lovely message. We love practicing our ICT skills.
November 2021 - We made a Math's Monster for maths week. We collected data and represented it by making a monster. We really enjoyed working out how many eyes, legs, teeth and even pieces of hair our monster would have!
November 2021 - We did subtraction number sentences in our books today and used counters to help. We really are mathematicians!
November 2021 - We love singing and playing fun games in Spanish! Nos encanta aprender español con Estrella! Es muy divertido!
November 2021 - We really enjoyed dance again with Mrs Crighton this morning.
November 2021 - We used our number lines this morning to represent our jumps whilst subtracting (counting back). We knew that 1 jump is equal to 1 number. How impressive!
November 2021 - Smiley Friday means Golden Time! Look at all our happy faces this afternoon!
November 2021 - Fact Families for maths this morning in 1M. We are so working so hard!
November 2021 - Maths - Finding a part of a part whole model. Super work 1M!
November 2021 - Literacy - Some fabulous sentences written this morning by 1M!
November 2021 -This afternoon we made amazing firework paintings. We learnt about Jackson Pollack and his artwork and used marbles and paint to create lovely artwork. Well done 1M!
November 2021 - Our first dance session this afternoon. 1M have got some great moves!
November 2021 - Taking away using our tens frames and crossing out. We are all so clever!