Author Archives: Jacqui Dalton

Amazing Rockets

Wow! What a half term it has been! I’m so pleased with how well all of the children have settled into Year 1 and how much progress they have made already – especially with their writing. This week, we have … Continue reading

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Alien Party!

Today, Year 1 had lots of fun! Earlier this week, we sent party invitations to Hoctopize the alien to invite him to a party in our classroom. He wrote back to us to thank us but unfortunately he couldn’t come. … Continue reading

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Math-magicians!

Year 1 have been working really hard in Maths this week. We’ve been learning how to partition a two digit number into tens and units, and also how to find one more and one less than a number we are … Continue reading

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Toys from the Past

What a super week we’ve had again in Year 1! We brought in old toys that our parents/grandparents used to play with and told the class all about them. Lots of the toys brought back memories for Mrs Dalton! It … Continue reading

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Welcome to Year 1

Welcome to Year 1! I have been so impressed with how sensibly the children have started this new school year! We have already started having fun with our Toys and Toy Story theme; showing how amazing we are on the … Continue reading

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Blackpool

In preparation for our trip to Blackpool in a couple of weeks, Year 2 have been looking at the similarities and differences between seaside holidays 100 years ago and what they are like now. We’ve also looked at how Blackpool … Continue reading

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Georgina’s Marvellous Medicine

This morning, we were treated to Year 2 Sunshines and Rainbow’s special interpretation of ‘Georgina’s Marvellous Medicine’. The children really did themselves proud with their delivery of words, their singing and dancing (especially the funky moves to Bruno Mars!). Thank … Continue reading

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George’s Marvellous Medicine

In Year 2, we are looking at the classic Road Dahl book, ‘George’s Marvellous Medicine’ (Mrs Dalton’s favourite!)   So far, we have been focusing on the character of ‘Grandma’ and the children have enjoyed describing her in all her … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Year 2!

Welcome back everyone! We hope you all had a fantastic holiday and are ready for the final half term of the year – and Key Stage 1! We have been blown away by the effort that has gone into the … Continue reading

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Measure, Measure, Measure

Year 2 have been very busy reading scales on lots of different types of measures. We have been reading temperatures, finding the mass of objects as well as measuring capacity. we have used lots of measuring language such as litres, … Continue reading

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