Mrs Wade and Mrs Samtaney-Roberts:
Welcome to Year 1!
The children have settled in well to Year 1. They have shown a positive attitude and have adapted well to the new changes and routines. They have enjoyed a mixture of provision and formal teaching and group work. As the year progresses, teaching and structure will change accordingly. We are looking forward to the next half term.
Over the first two weeks, the children have used practical resources to sort objects in a variety of ways, count confidently numbers up to 20 and learn how to represent numbers in different ways:
ART - African Silhouette Pictures:
On Tuesday, the whole class came together for an Art lesson. Linked to the story of Handa's Surprise, the children created their own colour swatch of warm and hot colours. They then developed this further to create their own African Safari sunset picture using pastels. Here they are hard at work: