Category Archives: Year One


Phonics


As I am sure you are all aware, this week we have been teaching phonics as a whole class. It has been great having all of the children in one place and supporting each other in their learning. We have been completing lots of different activities to ensure that all of the children are supported […]

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What a busy week!


This week has been so busy! On Wednesday the children took part in Diwali dancing, and created lots of nice art work. We even wrote our own Acrostic poem as a class. Diwali Dancing Deer running to a deep, dark forest. Into spaces between each other.  Wonderful patterns when we move. Actions tell a story.  […]

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How many ways can a calculation be shown?


The last few weeks we have been working on solving addition and subtraction problems. We have been focusing on finding lots of different ways to solve one calculation. This makes sure that the children really do have a solid understanding and are fluent in using these numbers/signs. We are also working on our problem solving […]

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Times Tables


At school we practise counting every day with lots of variation. As a class the children are pretty confident at counting in 2’s and 10’s. We still need to work on counting in 5’s though. It is now important that they start to understand this as times table and not just counting on. Throughout the […]

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An amazing two weeks


Sorry for the late update, we have been very busy in Hawthorn class! Tristan wants to let you know that we have done some work on the computers. We had to practice our typing skills. Molly wants to tell you about our literacy work. Last week we told the story of the snail and the […]

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Elmer Alphabet


Last week we completed some fantastic painting! We put our own patterns on Elmer to show that we are all different and special. Then we put them on the wall to create this fantastic alphabet display that we can use in our learning!          

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New Sports Kit!


Coldfair Green returned to school with new Premier League Primary Stars football kit!!

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Welcome back year one!


Welcome back to all children! Although we have had a few tears to start with, the children have settled into their new class well. By registration this morning we had everybody sitting nicely on the carpet with big smiles! We have done lots of important jobs the last two weeks but also had lots of […]

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Africa Alive! Trip 2018


Some pictures of the Africa Alive trip. – A good time was had by all!

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Sports Day 2018


Some sports day action shots and the low down by Bethany & Finley

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