Category: Year 1

We loved our visit to Beaulieu. We were shown around the Motor Museum by Mrs Levitt who told us all about cars in the past. We were then  lucky enough to be able to have a ride in Gumdrop, an old fashioned car. It was really fun. We also visited Beaulieu house and were greeted […]

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In Year 1 we loved preparing for the scarecrows wedding. We created our own hats using things we found outside, we also made our own leaf necklaces which we wore to the wedding. We also enjoyed doing lots of writing. We wrote our own guest list and things we would need for the wedding. We […]

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Today in Year 1, we enjoyed chopping up lots of different fruit and vegetables, such as: potatoes, courgettes, grapes and plums. We also tasted them to see if we liked them or not. Ask your child at home if they tried anything new. We also had a go at drawing different fruits using pastels. We planted […]

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We were shocked and horrified to read a recent newspaper report that children in England are the most unfit they have ever been!  We couldn’t believe it and wanted to prove them wrong! Everyday for the rest of the term we are going to time ourselves for 5 minutes around the field.  We hope that […]

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We were lucky enough to have the Guide Dog Association come and visit us. The children had prepared questions and found out lots of interesting facts. Ask your child what a guide dog pup can do!

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Year one have settled in brilliantly.  We are so proud of how the children have transitioned from year r. Look at the fun we have had!

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The children in year one were given a challenge to get from one side of the sea to the other side without getting eaten by the crocodile or shark. The children had to work as Bert Bees to think about the best way to get across.  They had to test it with a doll.  Some […]

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We had a WONDERFUL morning in year 1 today.  Longdown Dairy Farm visited with lots of different animals. We found out that ducks have webbed feet to help them swim, goats have skin tags which are useless and chickens are omnivores! Our favourite part of the morning was when we raced a goat and let […]

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Year 1 had a FANTASTIC day at the New Forest Wildlife Park yesterday. We saw lots of different animals including wolves, otters, a bison, wild boar, and much  more.  We found out lots of interesting facts and even managed to catch lots of tiny toads! After our lunch we enjoyed playing in the park.  Even Mrs Weaver […]

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Charli’s Grandma brought her horse ‘Rosie’ into school.  We learnt how to care for a horse, what they eat and how to keep it happy. We had a turn at brushing her and feeding her apples.  She was very pleased to be in school! We learnt that she is a mammal as she has hair, gives […]

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