Category: Year 1

We came in on Monday morning to something very strange! It appeared something had crashed in our playground and there were pants EVERYWHERE. We had an emergency school meeting and figured out that Aliens had been stealing pants and then had a malfunction in their underpants storage unit which meant they ended up all around our […]

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We were lucky to have the managers from Hampshire Caterers came into school for a day. They talked to us about making healthy choices and the importance of reducing our fats and sugar to ensure we keep our insides healthy. We found out how much sugar was in sugary drinks – we were all amazed! […]

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We had a whole school assembly this morning and invited family and carers to come along. We have been thinking about the importance of caring for each other and how it makes us feel. We thought about the work others do and nurses caring for sick people. We sang lots of songs to our parents […]

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Today, Tuesday 6th February, it was Safer Internet Day in the UK. Calmore Infants took part and celebrated everything we knew about how to keep safe. We were really good at explaining to Smartie the Penguin about what to do when he found himself in a muddle. We told him to tell a grown up when [...]
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Year 1 had a fantastic day on Tuesday 23rd January. We all got the coach to Beaulieu and had a great day learning new things surrounding our topic all about houses and homes. We visited the beautiful palace house where the governess Miss Clark showed us what it would be like to be a child […]

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All the children who have reading support with Mrs Pearce, Mrs Wiltshire, Mrs Jefferies, Mrs Osborn, Mrs Dillon and Mrs Sibley have been given a Christmas Reading Challenge. Each child has been given a book mark with a space to note how many books they have read over the holidays; ‘ I have read ….. […]

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Year 1 have been busy in maths this week, learning to count in 2s! What better way to practice this learning than to open our very own shoe shop! The children have also enjoyed interacting with each other, using coins and money and having the opportunity to explore measure. They have particularly enjoyed trying on […]

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The Owls and Goldfinches have been extremely busy in PE this half term. We have been using apparatus to think about how our body can balance and how we can travel in different ways. We have been using different body parts to balance and have learned about making our core stronger (this helps our handwriting […]

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This week in year 1 we have been learning all about Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot. We thought it would be really fun to act out the plot so we were busy outside making gunpowder with sand, building the Houses of Parliament with the bricks and blocks. We then acted out putting the gunpowder […]

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