Think Big!

Strive for the very best and do so with courage

Think Smart!

Working together with cooperation and responsibility

Think Positive!

Appreciate a job well done with respect and thoughfulness

Think Twice!

Acting with honesty and respect for each other builds trust

Think Aloud!

Say it 'as it is' with Trust, Empathy and Tolerance.

Think On!

Growing with our school with self belief and independence

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Year 1 Updates!


In English we are learning about fairy tales. We will be reading a variety of stories and will then sequence, retell, draw, write and talk about them. Our main writing focus in Year One is to always remember capital letters, finger spaces and full stops in every piece of work.

In maths we are learning about place value (what a number is worth) and will move on to addition and subtraction.

In theme lessons we will be using maps, atlases and globes to look at the United Kingdom and its countries. We will also learn about landmarks across the UK and recap on the 7 continents and 5 oceans. We will be exploring hot and cold areas of world in relation to the equator. We will compare these countries and look at the weather there, animals that live there, schools, people and clothing etc. 

Year One have had a very busy week.  On Tuesday  The Tiger Who Came to Tea, came to our classroom!  There was a dreadful mess in our classrooms and we worked hard as investigators to work out who was responsible. 

We have also been learning about the value of each digit in a number.  We know that the 'ty' numbers are multiples of ten and come first in a two digit number! 

We have begun practising for our Christmas play and can't wait to perform for our families!

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Doors open at 08:40 Monday to Friday

End of School is at 3:15 each day

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The Grange School, Staverton Rd, Daventry, Northants. NN11 4HW

Phone: 01327 705785


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The Grange is a Good School

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