Class 1

Mrs Gaughan
Class 1

Welcome to Class 1

Welcome to Year 1! Our teacher is Mrs Gaughan and we have a lovely Teaching Assistant called Miss Dolan. We love to explore nature and learn things about the world we live in. We are getting more and more confident in our writing and our maths skills. Why don’t you find out what we’re up to throughout the year by checking back here.

Fun Little Foodies in Year 1

On the 27th February, Year 1 were lucky enough to have a visit from Katie and Kirsten from Fun Little Foodies. They talked to us about how to stay safe and healthy when cooking and taught us a range of skills. We learnt how to smash, mash, mix and spread out the...

Prickly Hay!

Key Stage 1 took to the stage on Wednesday and Thursday to perform their Nativity play "Prickly Hay!" The narrators read beautifully and the actors performed so well, everyone thought they were in that stable in Bethlehem! The singing was amazing and the dancing from...

Key Stage 1 Party!

On Tuesday Key Stage 1 were dressed to impress in their party clothes. The party tunes were flowing and dancing shoes were on! Everyone had a great time dancing and playing lots of party games. We also enjoyed our delicious party food back in class. Take a look at all...

Year 1 Advent Liturgy

Today our Year 1 children led, for their parents and carers, a liturgy all about 'Waiting'. They talked about what they were waiting for....Jesus' birthday. They discussed being patient and thought about  how Mary had been patient waiting for the birth of Jesus. They...

Lego Club

This week Year 1 and 2 began their Lego Club! Mrs Gaughan and Mrs Linfield set them a challenge.... to build a home for their favourite super hero or character!  They set to work immediately planning their designs first. They were very ingenious with their designs and...

Year 1 Street Detectives

This week as part of their Street Detectives topic, Year 1 spent time outside in their local area investigating all the different things that are in their environment. They discovered shops, houses, flats and even a post box. They looked at the different ways they...

Creatures up close!

This week we had some unusual visitors!!! We were treated to a visit from 'Creatures Up Close' who brought in some extraordinary animals for us to see. The children were able to get up close to a lizard, a gecko, a tortoise and even some snakes!!! Everyone was very...

Year 1 Beach Trip

On Monday 16th July Year 1 went to Tynemouth beach for their end of year trip, They had a great time playing in the sand making sandcastles and digging holes. Everyone went for a paddle in the sea and despite the rain everyone had a great time.

Summer Discos

This week we got our party clothes on and our dancing feet ready for our Summer Discos! Everyone look great and danced the night away with some very cool moves. With party games, snacks and a little bit of flossing, it was a great way to celebrate the end of term....

EYFS and Key Stage 1 Sports Day

This week we celebrated all our sporting progress. First it was the turn of EYFS and Key stage 1. They competed in lots of events: shuttle race, bean bag between the knees, egg and spoon and finally the sprints. Everyone had a great time and showed great...

Inclusive Sports Day

On Thursday Mr Harrison alongside Mr Dawson organised an whole day of Paralympic activities for us to take part in.  The morning  was the turn of Years 4,5 and 6 and Year 1,2 and 3 in the afternoon.The activities included Boccia, New Age Curling and Adapted...

Teddy Bears’ Picnic

All of EYFS and KS1 children have enjoyed taking part in various activities in school throughout the week. They have completed laps of the yard, extra PE sessions with Mr Evans and Jump Start Johnny activities. They were rewarded for all their hard work with a Teddy...

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