Welcome to Beech Class
Key Stage 1
Our teachers are Mrs Heath and Mrs Jefferson
Please click here to view the Year 1 Curriculum (click)
Summer Term Topics 2017
A house made of ?
Ready Steady Grow
19.7.17...our last visit to Forest School for this year. We searched for bugs and then played some games with our friends. We have really enjoyed Forest School this year.
12.7.17 Today we had to find all the animals hidden in Forest School. Then we listened to sounds in nature. Mrs Heath taught us how to make a grass whistle.
5.7.17 - today we hunted for all the colours of the rainbow in Forest School. It was lovely to see the sun shine.
26.6.17 we braved the rain and went out to identify the trees around our school and in Forest School. Some of us tried to recreate the trees with our bricks and we all painted some lovely tree pictures. What fun we have had!
27.6.17 we baked and ate Dandelion cookies because we are reading Christopher Nibble and he loves dandelions!
14.6.17 We loved being detectives today and finding different plants. We had fun playing hide and seek too!
We enjoyed exploring Forest School on Wednesday 7th June...
These should be in school at all times.
These need to include: White T-shirt, black or dark coloured shorts, joggers, hoodie or jumper and trainers.
We collected sticks from forest school and designed, made and tested bridges. A great effort by everyone. The winning bridge had great Supports and was lovely and flat for the car to get over. Well done Elena, Ollie and Tyron.
Egg rolling 31st March 2017. Isi got closest to the Easter egg.
We had a great time visiting Nottingham on Wednesday 29th March. A big THANK YOU to the parents who helped us on the trip.
Red nose day, what amazing cakes!
Our castles are finally finished, we hope you like them.
In ICT we created word documents and learnt how to save them.
Today we painted our castles (23rd March 2017)
We have been designing and making castles for our topic on Nottingham.
We brought in our favourite books from home and wrote a review of why we like them.
We learnt about Chinese New Year and made placemats to celebrate.
As part of our explorers topic we looked at places we have travelled in the United Kingdom. London and Legoland were popular choices!
Christmas Counts - Nativity
We are great at balancing, working together and supporting each other in gymnastics!
Beech Class looking Spotacular for Children in Need
We are learning about parts of the body in science and the book Funny Bones in literacy.
We had lots of fun making mud hedgehogs in the forest school
Here are some of our paintings in the style of Henri Rousseau
Beech class visited the forest school and acted out our story 'Walking through the Jungle'
A visit from White Post Farm
We loved holding the animals and learning all about them...
We have made a display for our book this term - Walking Through the Jungle
We made cardboard tube animals and Lego habitats for them to live in.