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Category Archives: Year 1

Handwriting Challenge in KS 1

Year 1 and Year 2 have completed a two week handwriting challenge to improve their handwriting.

Well done to all boys and girls for their hard work.

Prizes were awarded to 2 children from each class who had shown the biggest improvement.

Lenten Toy Sale

Year 1 and 2 planned a Toy Sale to raise money for our Lenten Mission. In Lent each class is organising a fund raising event for a village in Malawi who are trying to build a Nursery. Last Friday the whole school took part in a Toy Sale.   St Lawrence’s Faith In Action Group… Continue Reading

The Big Spell in Key Stage 1.

Years 1 and 2 have enjoyed taking part in The Big Spell during January. Each child has been learning a list of High Frequency words from the phonic phase at which they are currently working. We have planned lots of activities at school in each of our daily phonic sessions to help the children to… Continue Reading

The Hoity Toity Angel

Year 1 and Year 2 enjoyed performing our Christmas Nativity; The Hoity Toity Angel to their parents on Wednesday 11th December. On Thursday 12th December we performed our play at Ouseburn Farm in the farmyard with the animals; it was just like the very first Christmas!     Continue Reading

Year 1’s Environmental Art

As part of their Science work in Year 1 the children have been observing changes in the seasons. After collecting different kinds of fallen leaves from the trees in our school playground, the children went on to create hedgehog pictures using the leaves that they had collected as the hedgehog’s spikes. They were very pleased with the… Continue Reading