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Spring Newsletter and PE Information

Children ran a mile for Sports Relief!

Children in Year 1 developed their map reading skills by going on an Easter egg hunt combined with an animal safari. They marked where they found things on their maps.

Year 1 have been planting potatoes. Were they discovered by the explorer Sir Walter Raleigh?

Year 1 have been looking carefully at pictures related to explorers and exploring.

Class 4 have been looking at all the places in the world they and their families have explored.

World Book Day gave the children a chance to dress up as a character from a book.

Year 1's Science Day when they tested the dunking of biscuits to find the one that held together the best.

On Wednesday 21st February 2018 Neil came to Cobden to tell us all about the science of rockets for Science Week.

Year 1 had fun wearing the capes they made during our Superheroes topic.

Year 1 investigated ways of joining two pieces of fabric. They were looking for something that would make a strong join to make their superhero capes.

Children in Year 1 have been learning about the parts of a church in their RE lessons. They went on a visit to All Saints and Holy Trinity Church in Loughborough to see what they recognised and to ask questions about things they had not seen before. The children spotted, the pulpit, the font, the pews, the lectern and the stained glass windows. They wanted to know why not all the windows had stained glass, why there was a teddy in church and why was it so quiet.

Year 1's Visit to the Church

The fire service came to school to teach year 1 how to stay safe.

During International week we did lots of different activities to help us learn about the Netherlands and the UK. In art we painted still life pictures in the style of Vermeer, a Dutch artist, we did map work in Geography and tried to understand the shape of the UK by making it in playdough. We also made a Dutch apple cake and tasted different Dutch cheeses and rye bread.

International week in Class 3

We had a great time visiting Tesco and learning about where our food comes from.

Farm to Fork visit to Tesco by Classes 3and 4

We are maths wizards in Class 3

Class 3 enjoy doing lots of maths.

Class 3 enjoying their Crystals' Reward time

Class 3 were delighted to reach 20 crystals as a reward for hard work as a class and really enjoyed the reward we had chosen - using the Base 1 bikes and scooters, thank you to Base 1 for very kindly letting us use them. We all had a fantastic time on the playground after the rest of the school went inside after break !! Well done Class 3 I wonder how long it will take you to reach the next 20 ?

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Year 1 Newsletter Autumn 1 2017

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