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Category Archives: Year 1

KS 1 Christmas lunch and Christmas film afternoon.

Key Stage One ended the Autumn Term with two lovely activities; Christmas jumper Day and a  PJ and Movie afternoon.


On Christmas jumper Day we enjoyed a beautiful Christmas lunch.

Our final Christmas treat was a film afternoon with hot chocolate and cookies. What a great way to end our term.



Now Press Play!

We have been using a new piece of technology in school this week – Now Press Play!Using a set of unique headphones and a iPad with a transmitter, the whole class are able to listen to, act out and take part in an ‘experience.’ Year 3 ventured back in time to the Stone Age. Year… Continue Reading

Zoolab in Year 1

As part of our ‘Animals including Humans’ topic in Science, we were visitied by Rob from Zoolab. Rob brought different types of animals into school so that we could understand further how to group them into categories e.g. mammals, reptiles, amphibians. He also talked about what the animals eat using the vocabulary carnivore, herbivore and… Continue Reading

CAFOD Eyes of the World Campaign at St Lawrence’s

CAFOD Eyes of the World Campaign at St Lawrence’s

This week everyone at St Lawrence’s has been learning about the Cop26 Climate Change conference which takes place in Glasgow in November. To remind world leaders that they are making decisions which affect all of our children’s futures we joined with children all over the country and decorated pairs of eyes. These show that the… Continue Reading

Comparing Numbers

In Maths this week we have been using some new vocabulary such as ‘greater than’ and ‘less than’. We were also introduced to the ‘greater than’ and ‘less than’ signs as well as ‘equal to’ and have worked hard all week with lots of practical activities. We have really impressed our teachers with our clever… Continue Reading