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Turves Green Primary School, Birmingham
Attendance Assembly Friday 20th July - Rec/KS1 9am and KS2 9.30am
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Year 1

Welcome to the Year 1 page.  The Staff in Year 1 are Mrs Neild and Miss Barker in 1N and Mrs Foster (Monday & Tuesday), Mrs Gibbs (Wednesday-Friday) and  Mrs Hall in 1FG.

We have been looking forward to working with our new classes and starting off our Topic learning with the most exciting adventure.

Term 1 so far... We have read lots of different traditional tales and thought about all the characters in these stories. We sorted these characters into heroes and villains. We found The Wolf in the garden (who ended up being a good wolf) and this was a wonderful way of exploring characters and how they don't always have to follow stereotypes. We used the story of Hansel and Gretel and Julia Donaldson's 'Room on the Broom' to explore the character of the Witch. At the beginning of the second half term we had a note from the witch from Room on the Broom asking for help. How exciting! We were asked to help her by making a potion! We wrote some amazing lists of all the ingredients we used in our potions. Can you guess what might have been in them? Have a look at the pictures to see.

We used the Room on the Broom as a stimulus for making wands and puppets.  We can't wait to perform a puppet show for our friends in school. 

 

News

15th Jun 2018
As part of our topic 'The Great Post Office Mystery', we have been learning about...
 
 
 
4th Jun 2018
Year 1 have been learning about Captain James Cook.  They enjoyed being Captain...
 
 
 
21st May 2018
Year 1 have been learning about Mary Anning and digging for fossils - just like she...
 
 
 
25th Apr 2018
Year 1 had great fun making boats.  We thought about the materials we needed...
 
 
 
 

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