As part of our history topic Year 1 visited Beamish Museum to find out about how people lived in the past.
Meeting the new additions
Year 1 had a busy week meeting the new chicks and ducklings!
As part of our science topic we went on a walk around school looking for signs of summer! With the current weather; we were successful!
Year 1 visited Adventure Valley as part of their science topic. They enjoyed meeting a number of mini beasts and animals. They had the opportunity to touch and hold and to discuss if the they were omnivore, herbivore or carnivore.
They then had some free time to enjoy all the fun areas!
As part of our work on seasons we dressed the toys in clothes appropriate for each season.
Year 1 made a living pictogram to show which season each of the children were born in.
Year 1 collected lots of things on their autumn walk, and we investigated them when we got back to the classroom.
Sorting deciduous and evergreen leaves.
Year 1 and 2 had a great time at the Silksworth Park Fun Run!
Year 1 visited The Botanic Gardens in Durham as part of our science topics on 'Seasons' and 'Animals'.
We looked at all the deciduous and evergreen trees in the gardens.
Jen told us that the bees are becoming extinct.
We made bug hotels so that the bugs could hibernate.
We learnt about animals using camouflage.
Year 1 visited Durham Castle as part of our topic 'Dragons and Castles'