Operation Space!

Operation Space!

On Thursday Year 1 visited the Centre for Life to help us learn all about space! We had so much fun exploring and carrying out experiments. We were given the opportunity to investigate which material would create the best spacesuit for an astronaut, testing weight,...
Year 1 are cracking capacity!

Year 1 are cracking capacity!

Year 1 have been doing a fantastic job learning to find the capacity of containers. So far they have learned to use the correct vocabulary, investigated whether taller containers always have a greater capacity and begun to measure in non-standard units. They will...
What does it weigh?

What does it weigh?

This week we are going to be learning how to measure the weight of objects using balance scales. We will first look at non-standard units and comparing and ordering weights, before moving on to look at the standard units of grams and kilograms. Today we started by...
A crash landing!

A crash landing!

We came back to school today to find an alien spaceship had crashed and broken in to pieces in our playground! We went outside to investigate the crash and found, what we thought, were footprints. We searched around the rest of school for any further evidence and...
I feel better when I’m dancing!

I feel better when I’m dancing!

Year 1 were absolute super stars today as they performed on the stage at the Sage Gateshead. They have been working really hard for weeks thinking of their own moves and practising the dance. They all thoroughly enjoyed themselves and have asked if they can perform it...
Year 1 visit the Angel of the North

Year 1 visit the Angel of the North

Year 1 took part in an art project with local visual artist Jyl Friggens. They visited the Angel of the North where they learnt about sculpture and what it represents before learning to sketch from observation. This slideshow requires...
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