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Larklands Infant School

Reach for the moon, even if you miss you will land among the stars


Year 1 Blue

Welcome to Year 1 Blue!

Class Teacher-Mrs Hutchesson
Teaching Assistants- Miss Atkin and Mrs Trueman
Intervention Groups with Mrs Cannon
 Mrs Hancock

Wednesday 24th June
Today we held a medieval banquet in the hall.



Monday 11th May
Today we all tried archery.

Friday 8th May
Today we worked with balance bikes.

Friday 1st May
Eco Day at Larklands!

Thursday 30th April
We spent a very exciting afternoon at Ormiston Ilkeston Academy. Our work was based on 'Singing in the Rain.'



Friday 17th April
What an exciting day we had yesterday. Look at the photographs to see some of the things we did and saw at Warwick Castle.

Tuesday 20th January
Today Isaac and 'Rammy' from Derby County Football Club came to our assembly.

Monday 12th January
Today Mr Mee came into school to talk to us about a railway safety competition. The first  prize is a train ride to Sheffield.We began to design our posters and learn all about the history of trains.

Friday 14th November
We had great fun raising money for Children in Need.Look at the photographs to see how many Superheroes there are in our class!



20th October 2014
What an exciting day! Mr Morley came into school with 4 owls for us to look at.

Our Topic for Autumn 1  2014 is Animals Around Us.



We will be finding out about how animals, including humans, use their senses to find out about the world around them. We will learn about the different foods animals need to stay alive.  

Autumn Term 2 2014
This term we will be finding out about
'Where we live'
We will look at our local area and begin to find out what it was like to live in Ilkeston a long time ago.



Spring Term 1 2015
During this half term we are celebrating different cultures from around the world. We will be thinking about the similarities and differences between our lifestyles and those of children in other countries.



Spring Term 2 2015 
Our theme this term will 
'Take 1 Picture.'
We will be looking at the picture 'Umbrellas' by Renoir



Summer Term 2015
This half term we will be finding out all about Castles.We are going on a trip to Warwick Castle to find out what a real castle is like.


Arriving at the castle,can you see the portcullis?
Inside the Bear Tower
On our way to the top of Guy's Tower
Lunchtime - part 1
A lunchtime visitor!
The Mound is the oldest part of the castle
Fun at The Mill
Into the Courtyard
Guy's Tower
The Gatehouse and Barbican
Suits of armour for knights and horses
Lots of weapons
Can you see the bears?
More armour
A very smart dining room
Not all of these figures are wax models!
Would this book fit in your bookbag?
Old shoes-new shoes
The Bowman
The birds of prey show
Ernie the Owl takes flight
A Peahen......
and a Peacock
Investigating a website about George Stephenson
Investigating a website about George Stephenson
Stephenson's Rocket
Stephenson's Rocket
Stephenson's Rocket
Designing a railway safety poster
Stephenson's Rocket
Milligan the owl came to school