Welcome to Class 1H
with Miss Holmes
As part of our topic in Art we have been looking at artists who have used lines and shapes within their work. We are also looking at tones and shades and how we can create them using different resources.
This week we have had a visit from the local artists Ruth and Felix Evans.
Ruth and Felix Evans came in and created a winter snowstorm with the children using lines and shapes. We also had a go at mixing colours to create darker and lighter tones.
The children really enjoyed creating their own snowstorms using winter colours, glitter, sequins and much more!
As part of our materials topic this term we have been taking part in some experiments with the FLASH BANG SCIENCE TEAM.
We have been learning about the properties of materials looking at which material took the longest to soak up water. We also looked at how kitchen roll soaked up the coloured water from one beaker and transferred it to another beaker.
The children really enjoyed taking part in these experiments. Maybe they could try some at home?
Here is the FLASH BANG SCIENCE website where there are lots of fun games and experiments that they children could have a go at with you!
The children will be given the opportunity to bring library books home from school on a Thursday. These will be changed on a two week rota. The children are given the choice to keep their books in school or at home during this time.
Year 1H Welcome Meeting information
Welcome back to Autumn term.
This term we will be........
This term we will be learning to write our own text with a repeating pattern. We will be reading We're going on a bear hunt.
The children will be changing the thing that the family will be find and the places that they have to travel through.
In maths we will be learning our numbers to ten. We will be looking at our number bonds to five and our number bonds to ten.
We will be learning how to log a computer on and off.
We will be learning how to open a file on the computer and how to save a document.
- We will be continuing to work on our Phase 3 sounds and tricky words.
- We will be continuing to read lots of real and nonsense words.
Some important dates for the diary:
Don't forget to keep checking the school calendar for up to date events.
PE days are Monday and Tuesday
Homework books will be sent home on Friday, to be returned the following Thursday.
Bug Club- www.activelearnprimary.co.uk
Phonics play- www.phonicsplay.co.uk
Maths and Literacy games- www.ictgames.com
Active Learn/Bug club guide for parents.
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