Broomhill Infant School

Year 1 – Maple

Diwali Week

October 20, 2019

This week we have learnt about Diwali, the festival of light. The children made stick puppets to help them to retell the story of Rama and Sita. They carefully created their own diva lamps, made from salt dough, and decorated them. They also created a variety of rangoli patterns.    

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Tinkering Tuesday

October 8, 2019

Today was our first ‘Tinkering Day’ in Year 1 and we were busy making dens for the three bears. The children were bees, working together to design and build their dens. The children built their dens and thought carefully about what they wanted to include in their houses. The children built chairs, beds, cars and […]

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Our Families

October 4, 2019

This week we have been learning about the different stages of life and thinking about our families. We started off the week by looking at photographs of our teachers when they were younger. We moved on to thinking about our family trees. The children had some great discussions and ideas. Some children even decided to […]

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