Rangoli patterns

This week we have been learning more about Hinduism. We have been looking at the festival of Diwali and how it is celebrated. We made our own rangoli patterns. 

Est words


Jigsaw- Following instructions

In our jigsaw lessons we have been learning to give detailed instructions and how to follow them. 

Designing a planet

We had a lot of fun designing a new planet. 
After reading the letter from the Queen, we got into our explorer outfits and explored a new land. We had to find ways across lakes and mountains. Have a look at some of the creatures we discovered and what we packed for this amazing journey!
In Year One we have been researching the Arctic and igloos. Today we made our own igloos using lots of different materials. As you can see we have used Lego, cotton wool, cake and marshmallows. 

Letter from the Queen


As part of our computing work, we became treasure hunters. We have learnt to give the bee-bot instructions and planned its movements as a group. We thought it was really exciting when the bee-bot started to move. 

Running in PE

During PE this half term we have been learning about running. We have been looking at running circuits. We had lots of fun completing all the different activities. 

Non-negotiable words

We have been learning lots of new words and making sure we spell them correctly. Today we went to the hall and searched for all the words, we carefully wrote them down making sure we spelt them correctly. 


In phonics we have been learning to read consonant clusters. Today we played a game with the blends we have learnt so far, it was lots of fun!

Giuseppe Arcimboldo

We have been learning all about the artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo. As a class we looked for signs of Autumn to create our own portrait.