Category Archives: KS1 blog

A Special visitor for Reception

 

We heard the bells, we heard “Ho Ho Ho!”…and then… Santa!! Thank you Santa for our kind gifts!                                

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Published Date: 17th December 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

Reception are using Mathletics

 

Reception children have started to use Mathletics. Excellent Maths Reception!

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Published Date: 17th December 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

Alexander Calder

 

Take a look at us making our Akexander inspired mobiles.

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Published Date: 13th December 2018
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Year 5


 

Rainbow Fish 🐟

 

This afternoon Nursery, Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are enjoying a performance of the Rainbow Fish. We loved the singing and dancing!

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Published Date: 11th December 2018
Category: Arts blog, eyfs blog, KS1 blog, Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2


 

Hand made Christmas 🎄

 

We have been busy bees 🐝 this week. Look at our wonderful trees all ready for our Christmas hoop to go on display in the hall.

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Published Date: 1st December 2018
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Year 1


 

An important delivery 📦 🎅🏼

 

This week year one have been writing their letters to Santa. We are trying really hard to use our phonics in our writing. Can you see what we would like for Christmas? Off they go! Ho ho!

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Published Date: 30th November 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 1


 

The 5 Senses

 

Year One had a sensational Science lesson today. We learned all about how the 5 senses work. Some of us were even smelly experts!

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Published Date: 26th November 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Science Blog, Year 1


 

Attendance Celebrations in Reception

 

Today we said a big well done to those Reception children who achieved 100% attendance in Autumn One. 

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Published Date: 13th November 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

Reception Celebrates Black History

 

Today Reception, Nursery and KS1 celebrated Black History with music and dance. Wearing our vibrant head wear we enjoyed singing and watching others perform… So much fun! Enjoy some of the pictures from the event.       

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Published Date: 8th November 2018
Category: eyfs blog, KS1 blog, Reception


 

 

Harvest 2018

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Published Date: 11th October 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

KS1 Lego Club

 

We have been having lots of fun in our Key Stage 1 Lego club this half term. We have been learning facts about America and building some brilliant things, all linked to the topic. We are currently 2nd in the national leader board of 79 schools. Please help us to get to 1st place by […]

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Published Date: 10th October 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Lego Club


 

KAGAN – Rally Coach

 

We have been working really hard with our Literacy and working as a team. We have learnt how to do Rally Coach and we are amazing partners helping to coach one another if we’re stuck…  

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Published Date: 10th October 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Y3 National Poetry Day

 

For National Poetry Day today, Year 3 wrote some poems based on Lila from The Firework Maker’s Daughter’s journey up Mount Merapi. Below are just two of the amazing poems produced today, which were focusing on interesting vocabulary and using prepositions.

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Published Date: 5th October 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

Expanding monsters

 

We have been working really hard with our place value in maths and to finish our unit we made expanding monsters. Take a look but beware, they’re scary…

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Published Date: 5th October 2018
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Internet Safety

 

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/8_10/ Have fun exploring internet safety on the ThinkUKnow site. I was impressed by how much you know about keeping safe online this morning!

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Published Date: 5th October 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

UNICEF rights respecting school

 

Tiverton Academy is now on its way to become a UNICEF rights respecting school. The class votes have been cast and we now have our first ever steering group! There are 2 children from each class (year 1 to year 6) We all had to attend our first meeting together on Thursday – it was […]

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Published Date: 30th September 2018
Category: eyfs blog, KS1 blog, KS2 blog, Nursery, Reception, Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


 

It’s only been 4 weeks!

 

Year one have had an amazing start to their Autumn term. We have continued our work on The Flower 🌺 by John Light in Literacy. During our Maths lessons we have been learning about place value and one more and one less. In Science lessons we have been studying flowers 🌺 and looking at the […]

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Published Date: 30th September 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Science Blog, Year 1


 

Reception learn how to stay safe on the stairs

 

This morning we walked up and down the stairs to learn how to stay safe. We shared our ideas of why we should hold onto the railings and why it is dangerous to run, jump or push.  

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Published Date: 21st September 2018
Category: eyfs blog, KS1 blog, Reception


 

Day out to Hampstead Hall

 

Today we went over to Hamstead Hall with Tom and James. We drove in their minibus and met Justin and Eddie there too. Check out what we did… The  

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Published Date: 17th September 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Rally Coach

 

A great start to multiplication today. We worked together as partner A and B to complete long multiplication questions; we definitely needed support as the questions got harder.

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Published Date: 17th September 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 5
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Letter to the Colonel

 

We planned our letter to the colonel through the use of drama and freeze frames today.

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Published Date: 13th September 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 5


 

Fun Factors

 

We have been extremely hard in maths this week on our factors and multiples.

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Published Date: 11th September 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

Nearly Quarter Past Eleven

 

Finally Grandama Wolf moves out but things become difficult in the Peaceful family. Year 5 work with their partner to answer some comprehension questions.

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Published Date: 10th September 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

Entry point – categorising animals and making animal masks

 

Today we were introduced to our new topic, animals! We started off by categorising different animals then we made animal masks!  

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Published Date: 7th September 2018
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Year 2


 

A fun day with Tom

 

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Published Date: 16th July 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Dippy on tour

 

Guess who we saw today at Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery?… We had so much fun learning about Dippy, fossils and other animals. We caught the train from Selly Oak to Grand Central. It was a fun but tiring day out 👍🏽

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Published Date: 6th July 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Keyboard concert

 

I was extremely proud of the class today as they performed amazingly in their keyboard concert.

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Published Date: 11th May 2018
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Year 2


 

The tiger that came to tea

 

Today we had Arrabella the story teller in to tell us the story of ‘The tiger that came to tea’. We had so much fun.  

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Published Date: 20th April 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Reading with Year 2 and Year 6

 

We had a lovely time this morning sharing stories with children from Years 2 and 6:

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Published Date: 23rd March 2018
Category: KS1 blog, KS2 blog, Year 2, Year 6


 

Year 1 and 2 Maths Inspire Workshop

 

For our latest Inspire workshop we focused on money and time. Lots of parents and carers were able to attend and share in the fun learning activities with the children. Everyone had a great time…                                                       […]

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Published Date: 13th March 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 1, Year 2


 

Maths INSPIRE workshop

 

The atmosphere today was amazing in our Year 1 and 2 INSPIRE workshop. We focused on money and time and had activities in the hall and both classrooms. Thank you to all the parents that came!

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Published Date: 13th March 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 1, Year 2


 

Hot chocolate kind of morning…

 

We made a fire in Forest School today and had hot chocolate! It was the best hot ever – quoted most of the class 😛

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Published Date: 12th March 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Mother’s Day cards

 

Look at our amazing Mother’s Day cards we have made! Aren’t they just a lovely bunch 😉

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Published Date: 6th March 2018
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Year 2


 

A very snowy Forest School

 

Well today it was very cold and snowy during Forest Schools but we still had the best time.

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Published Date: 5th March 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

World Book Day 2018

 

World Book Day

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Published Date: 1st March 2018
Category: KS1 blog


 

The Winners Are…

 

We held a competition for the best dressed character from Nursery to Year 6. Take a look at our winners: Ladybird in Nursery Tiger in Reception  Cat in the Hat in Year 1 Mary Poppins in Year 2 Goth Girl in Y3 Willy Wonka in Year 4 Hetty Feathers in Year 5       […]

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Published Date: 1st March 2018
Category: KS1 blog, KS2 blog, Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6


 

World book day 2018

 

Look how amazing we look 👍🏽  

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Published Date: 1st March 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

More alien puppets

 

Check out our amazing alien puppets.  

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Published Date: 28th February 2018
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Planning our alien poems

 

We have been planning our alien poems verse by verse. We are writing a poem about our alien puppets we recently made. One verse we are asking questions, one verse we are using expanded noun phrases and the last one is using possessive apostrophes. Take a look.            

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Published Date: 27th February 2018
Category: KS1 blog, Year 2


 

Alien Poetry – part 2

 

The last group performed their poem before we started planning our own poem.

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Published Date: 27th February 2018
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, Year 2