Keir Hardie’s excellent working relationship with the volunteers from FTSE/Russell at the London Stock Exchange is continuing this year and on 11th October, 12 pupils from year 1 had the fantastic opportunity to visit the volunteers at their offices in the London Stock Exchange. The volunteers support the children with reading and maths and also …
Our Year 1 pupils visited the the spectacular Colchester Zoo on 13th June 2018. They met lots of interesting and wonderful animals and learnt about their different habitats and behaviour.
Year 1 visited the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace and looked at the royal carriages used for the coronation ceremony of Queen Elizabeth II as part of our History Topic.
Year 1 did a workshop on Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation in 1953. The children looked at artefacts from the day and experienced what it was like for people attending the historical event.
We visited a Catholic Church to explore a Christian place of worship for our Easter topic in RE.
As part of a Science investigation, we grew our own bean plants to observe how they grow and then we planted them on the roof.
We performed a poem called The Big big Sea by Martin Waddell. We used lots of different choral speaking techniques like body percussion, volumes, pitch and echo.
As part of our D&T learning, we made our own healthy sandwiches, starting with making our very own brown bread.
For our Easter Assembly, Year 1 performed the Easter Story for the school.
Year 1 visited the London Transport Museum. To learn about how people travelled in the past.