Barrowcliff School

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Classroom Activities

Welcome to Year 1!


Jaxon has achieved over 175 Dojo’s for his hard work in class and around school, as a special award he wanted his sister Neve to join him at story time. Neve kindly read a book to Class 4 and then enjoyed listening to Room on a Broom with her brother.

For a Science project, Year 1 went to our pond area for Pond Dipping activities. They found lots of insects and pond life and. After, the children placed them back carefully to their habitat.

Year 1's theme this half term is Jack and the Beanstalk, for our Science project we are planting beans and measuring how tall they become. This is our first day planting beans in pots 11th March 2019

Learning about the the different parts of plants Monday 11th March 2019

As part of our Science we have planted a variety of vegetables to make a class jungle. At the end of term, we will plant them outside to grow so we can eventually eat them - 8th March 2019

World Book Day 7th March and Red Nose Day 15th March Photos Added to Gallery

Visiting the Chicks! March 2019

Pancake Day! 5th March 2019

Year 1 have been planting potatoes as part of their Science investigation. We had to prepare the soil by digging out all the weeds. Dig a trench and then plant the potatoes, making sure they were the right way up! We hope to make some chips when they have grown!! 27th February 2019

In Science we melted chocolate and investigated whether ice pops would melt faster inside or outside - Thursday February 21st 2019

January 2019 - In Year One we have been learning about food and where it comes from. We found out about Italian food and each child designed and made a pizza.

Children in Need Friday 16th November 2018

Remembrance Day- poppy making 24th October 2018

We made apple crumble 22nd October 2018

Magnets- we investigated which materials were magnetic and tried to get a paperclip out of a cup of water without getting wet 10th October 2018

In Science we learnt about water in its different states 26th September 2018

We made character puppets from the Three Little Pigs 19th September 2018

Animals Came to Visit! Thursday 24th May 2018

Sport Relief Friday 23rd March

Visitor Chef Making Pizza 15th March 2018

Maths 'tens and ones' 9th March 2018

1JC children visited 4M and 1SC were visited by 4D to share their books. They got into partners and thoroughly enjoyed reading to each other.

World Book Day 1JC Sharing a Book with 4M 2nd March 2018

World Book Day 1SC Making Booking Covers and Sharing a Book with 4D 2nd March 2018

Miss Conyers held the World Book Day Assembly for the whole school.

She had a Book Quiz for the teachers with Year 2 children helping. Mrs Aydemir won the quiz with Scarlett.

All the children dressed up as their favourite character from a book.

World Book Day Assembly 2nd March 2018

Dragon Trapping 24th November 2017

Year 1 2016 / 2017

Teddy Bears Picnic and Easter Egg Hunt - April 2017

Red Nose Day - March 2017