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Category Archives: Year 1

Reading Workshops in KS 1

Years 1 and 2 invited parents to join them today for a reading workshop. Parents found out about reading in KS 1.

Parents were told about how we value reading in school;

At St Lawrence’s, we value reading as a key life skill and are fully committed to enabling our children to become competent and life-long readers.

We talked about why reading is important;

For this reason, we aim to increase our children’s access to high quality texts, improve vocabulary, challenge children to become more confident, keen and capable readers but most of all – promote greater enjoyment of books!

 

Parents were invited to join in our guided reading groups.

 

Parents and children were introduced to our new Rocket Reading incentive. We are all looking forward to blasting off to the moon to win a book!

Sports Day 2019

Today EYFS and KS1 joined together to take part in an exciting sports carousel. We worked together in teams to complete a number of challenges. At the end we all had a well deserved ice lolly! Years 1 and 2 enjoyed some competitive races, some children even won medals! What a great morning! Continue Reading

KS1 Maths Challenge

Year 1 and Year 2 have taken part in an exciting Maths Challenge during this half term. We have all been working on improving our scores on Hit The Button. We worked on number bonds and on times tables. Every child improved their scores during the 6 week period. Some children were awarded prizes for… Continue Reading