Amazing Astronauts F1

We have been learning about the amazing job that astronauts do. We watched a video of the moon landing and a space shuttle launch. We have really enjoyed using the different areas of provision to extend our knowledge and understanding.

F1 2D Shape

F1 have really enjoyed learning about 2D shape. They have been practising naming shapes and describing their properties. They even made shapes with natural objects and play dough.  

Newsletter 17th of December

Please enjoy our last Newsletter of 2021, thank you for all your support this year and we hope the children have the most wonderful Christmas and New Year, we really have had the most wonderful term.  

Foundation Production

Our Foundation Children have produced a wonderful Christmas production this year, combining our Rockingham Early Years and Foundation 1 Our Early Years children became little elves this year, our Foundation 1 children shared their carols. We are so proud of our children, they were so confident, happy and eager to get in front of the […]

Christingle Service Showcase

Today we held our Christingle Service, thank you to all of our Teachers and children for sharing your contributions and allowing us to continue our service in a beautiful way. We were given the meaning and history of the Christingle interspersed by some beautiful singing. We hope you enjoy watching.   Y5/6H Information and Prayers  […]

Christmas Crafts F1

The children have been getting creative making Christingles and Christmas cards. We have been following instructions and making our own choices about the materials and colours we wanted to use.    

Christmas Challenge Time.

We challenged the staff to work as a team and decorate their doors ready for the Children coming into school on Friday. They were very competitive and took on the challenge. Mr Hanson was not happy with the outcome. In Third Place with their traditional toy shop is Miss Wood and Mrs Evans. In second […]

Measuring Length F1

This week we have been exploring length in Maths. We have used the words short, shorter, long and longer to compare length.

Maths and Teamwork FS1

This week we have been learning about positional language in FS1. Our class mascot Buster went missing and we had to follow a map to find him. We described our route using words such as through, across, around.

Diwali Cards F1

This week in F1 we have been celebrating Diwali. The children have made beautiful cards using printing and practised tracing their name inside.  

F1 Room on the Broom Maths

The children in F1 have been practising their counting skills linked with the Room on the Broom story. They counted how many characters were on the broomstick and matched it with the number symbol. They were brilliant at working in pairs and finding how many altogether.

Room on the Broom ICT F1

The children in F1 have been reading the story Room on the Broom. They used a paint program on the I Pads to create a witch picture. The children practised changing the colour of the paint brush and using their finger to make marks on the page.  

Leaf Man FS1

This week in F1 we have read the story Leaf Man. The children went on their own leaf hunt to collect natural materials. They then used these to make their own leaf man picture.  

F1 participates in National Poetry Day!

In F1, we have practised an autumnal poem about hedgehogs! Together, we even came up with some actions! This is our poem: I’m a little hedgehog, Brown and small, Very prickly, Not that tall. When I’m feeling frightened, Away I crawl, And curl up into a ball! Well done, F1. You were very resilient and […]

F1 Celebrates Black History Month through Art

In F1, we have been looking at the works of artist Charles Gaines. We have loved looking at his artwork and discussing the colours he uses to make them bright and beautiful. We even noticed that Charles uses numbers in his art! We have put our own spin on his artwork by creating a tree […]

F1 New Beginnings

In F1, we have thought hard about new beginnings and what this could mean. We have considered the new school year and thought about our feelings going into our new class. We have been able to discuss the things that we have most enjoyed about F1 so far, and what we might have found a […]