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  • Kapoor Class visit the Library!

    Published 25/06/19, by Catherine Cardy

    Kapoor Class in Year One were the first London Fields class to visit Hackney Central Library today.  We learnt about how to join the library and about the Summer Reading Challenge.  Barry the Librarian showed us all the stickers, leaflet and bag that you get if you take part in the Summer Reading Challenge.  You only have to read 6 books over the summer holiday - that's one book a week!  Make sure you join the library and sign up to the Summer Reading Challenge too!

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  • Look what Year One are making...

    Published 15/05/19, by Catherine Cardy

    ...a frozen fruit smoothie!  It's DT week for Year One this week and the brief was - design make and evaluate a fruit smoothie for Year 1 children at London Fields Sports Day.  Make sure you come along to the KS1 Sports Day on Monday morning so see the final product being enjoyed!

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  • Year One get digital!

    Published 07/02/19, by Catherine Cardy

    Year One spent art week discovering how to take the perfect portrait using a digital camera. After studying some amazing portrait paintings and photographs from the past, they planned their own portrait photo and directed each other to ensure the perfect shot!


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  • A surprise visit from Ernest Shackleton!

    Published 11/01/19, by Catherine Cardy

    A time machine brought Ernest Shackleton to Year One this afternoon to tell children all about his explorations.  Children learnt about his ship,  Endurance, the 28 sailors and scientists that went with him, including a ship cat called Mrs Chippy!  The children learnt how Ernest Shackleton's determination meant that even when faced with disaster, he ensured all his men returned safely to England.

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  • Books and Breakfast!

    Published 11/12/18, by Catherine Cardy

    Children in Year 1 and 2 enjoyed breakfast with their parents/carers whilst also celebrating a love of reading.  Children made festive bookmarks, read stories and even wrote and illustrated their own books!  Thank you to Betty's mum for helping and to Mr Friel for organising such a fantastic event.  We look forward to the next one!

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  • Year 1 Geography

    Published 18/10/18, by Stephanie Daley

    Year 1 have loved learning all about their place in the world this term. 

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  • Magical Museli

    Published 12/10/18, by M Lawson

    This week Year 1 used the kitchen for the very first time. We made a healthy and delicious breakfast.

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  • Year 1 predict the weather!

    Published 28/09/18, by Catherine Cardy

    This afternoon Year One have been showing off their Geography skills by presenting the weather forecast.

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  • Epping Forest Geographers

    Published 29/06/18, by M Lawson

    Today year 1 did some amazing map work in Epping Forest.

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  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

    Published 21/06/18, by Catherine Cardy

    We had a very special workshop in Chapman Class today.  Heidi's mum taught us all about the difference between recycling, reusing and reducing materials.  We learnt a lot about plastics and how it is really important to reduce the amount of plastic that we use.  Heidi's mum also showed us a plastic brick which we are hoping we can make too.  Thank you for coming in Heidi's mum!

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  • Creepy Crawly Caterpillars!

    Published 04/06/18, by M Lawson

    Year 1 have received a very special delivery this week.

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  • Rabbits visit Year 1!

    Published 10/05/18, by Catherine Cardy

    Year 1 had a visit from some furry friends this week! To support our science unit about animals children have met turtles, tadpoles, hamsters and rabbits this term. They drew careful observational drawings of the rabbits as well as writing down the features that make mammals unique.

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