Year one have been enjoying their new topic ‘Teddy Bear Tales’. Our favourite teddies joined us today for a teddy bear picnic where we read to our cuddly friends and shared a snack. The children are very pleased that the teddy robber has returned our class bear after being reminded of our core values.
Year One went on a trip to London exploring the London Landmarks. We hired a London Bus and sang songs together while making our way to Central London. On our journey, we spotted Landmarks such as Big Ben, Tower Bridge and London Eye. While spotting these Landmarks, our teachers (who were our tour guides) shared […]
Year one went on a trip to Lewisham where we explored our local community. We wondered around the Temple and discussed the different statues. We went to the market where we each had £1 to spend on something to bring back to school. After the market we had lunch and enjoyed playing in the fields. […]
Coach James Reid from Kent County Cricket Club spent a wonderful few days at Rathfern, delivering exciting cricket workshops with KS1 children. James also led an assembly that helped us to understand a little more about the game of Cricket, and how we can get more involved in the sport. The workshops were a lot […]
On Wednesday the 3rd of April a group of KS1 children attended a Multi-Skills Festival at Sydenham School. There was lots of fun activities for us to take part in. We worked out how to walk with the giant feet, we scored lots of Hockey goals, and some of us managed to slide our Kurling […]
Year 1 have been exploring rocking and rolling in their Gymnastics lessons. Children have become confident performing a range of different rolls safely and can are able to identify different body parts that they can rock on. In todays lesson, children moved around four activity stations to further investigate our topic. At these stations… We […]
This week we followed a recipe to make vegetable soup. We used potatoes, celery, carrots and onions. We worked collaboratively using key cooking skills to create a yummy soup!
This week year one made story boxes using scenes from their favourite monster books. They have collaborated with their peers to create a scene for their very own monster story.
Year 1’s gymnastics topic this half-term is Points and Patches. Today we used a range of apparatus creatively to display balances on points (small body parts) and on patches (large body parts). There were four exciting apparatus station that we rotated around in small groups. We discovered that the apparatus with large surface areas were […]
Welcome back from Year 1! Year 1 have been welcomed back to our new topic ‘Monster Madness’ They have produced some incredible home learning pieces and bought them in to show their classes.