Category Archives: Class 1 Blog

Happy New Year

Happy New Year and welcome back to school!  We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas break.  Many thanks for the cards and gifts we received at the end of term, they were all very much appreciated. This term our focus story will be ‘The Three Billy Goats Gruff’.  We will be learning the story… Continue Reading

Welcome to Class 1!

We would like to warmly welcome all the new Reception children to Class 1! The children are settling in beautifully and we have had a lovely few weeks getting to know them all. They are becoming more and more confident and are getting to know the school and the daily routines. They are also enjoying… Continue Reading

Run, run, as fast as you can!

This term our focus story is ‘The Gingerbread Man’ and the children are really enjoying learning the story with actions and acting it out.  We have lots of exciting activities planned including making up our own versions of the story, baking our own gingerbread men, finding out about what actually happens to gingerbread in water,… Continue Reading

Welcome to Slimbridge!

A very warm welcome to all our new Reception children and families! We are really enjoying getting to you all.  Over the next few weeks in Class 1 our theme will be ‘All About Me’.  Activities will include: becoming familiar with the school, classroom and one another; drawing, painting and collaging pictures of themselves and… Continue Reading

Term 5

Welcome back, we hope you have all had a lovely Easter break.  This term our focus story will be ‘Goldilocks and the Three Bears’ and we are launching this with a trip to the woods on Monday!  Over the course of the term we will be learning our new story with actions and exploring it in lots… Continue Reading