This week P.1 have been learning about the new sounds of oa and ow. They have been reading and writing words and sentences that contain the new sounds of oa and ow.
In numeracy P.1 have been working on their addition and have been learning all the different addition number stories that make 10. They have been using practical materials to find different ways to make 10 and recording their sums and answers on their whiteboards.
In science work P.1 have planted beans in clear bags and watched how they developed roots, shoots and leaves. We also planted cress seeds and observed what happened when one group of seeds had no water and one group did.
We have been learning about which animals are born in Spring and learning about some Spring life cycles. The children explored the life cycle of a butterfly and made lovely art work inspired by the story and illustrations of ‘The Hungry Caterpillar’ by Eric Carle.