Headteacher: Mrs Lois Haydon

Phone: 01454 866525

Email: thetynings@sgmail.org.uk

Eastleigh Close, Staple Hill, Bristol, South Gloucestershire BS16 4SG


Weekly Objectives Term 6

Week Beginning 10th June 2019

Our main focus will be phonics this week.

English – We will be learning about similes and a variety of suffixes.

Maths – We will measuring and weighing using standard units of measure.

Topic – We will continue to learn about a variety of everyday materials and there properties.

The Year One Phonics check will take place this week.  We have told the children they will be reading a list of words with us.  We have not called it a test. The children have worked very hard and they are excited about it!

Week Beginning 17th June 2019

English – We will be learning how to describe a setting.

Maths – We will be learning to find fractions of a shape and of a number (halves and quarters).

Topic – In PSHE we will be learning growing and changes.

Infant sports day is on Tuesday 18th June, in the morning.  All Welcome.

Shadow puppet play

Amy came to join us to show us an excellent shadow puppet play the genie and the fisherman. Every Y1 child then created a puppet from card cellophane and a stick and made a play to act out in front of a projector. It was fabulous fun!!

SS Great Britain

Y1’s  had a wonderful experience at the S.S Gt Britain this week. We explored the ship and the cabins, the banqueting hall and the engines. We dressed up as Victorians for the launch of the ship across the Atlantic in 1843 and learnt how to join the iron hull with rivets. A brilliant day was had by all!

Animal Models

Rabbit class making animal models, using junk, masking tape and Mod rock, then painting them.

We are Reading Buddies

Year One Chinese New Year Wow Day

We had a Chinese New Year Wow Day, we did a dragon dance, then acted out the story with masks,  then we tasted noodles.

Term 2 – children playing maths games on Mathletics

Year 1 Wow Day – Who is behind the mask?? Can you guess?

Animal Magic Wow day

Take a look at some of our work and sometimes us in the classroom. You are always welcome to come into school and take a closer look. You can see from the displays in our classrooms the variety of topics we cover. As the year progresses, the displays change. By July, you will be able to see the whole range of subjects we have covered. Our Working walls help us learn – the content builds as the term progresses.