Beanbag skills

In PE today, we have been learning to throw and catch a beanbag. The children worked in teams to throw a beanbag into a hoop, then paired up to throw and catch.

Fantastic cinema!

Yesterday, class one made a cinema in the classroom. We enjoyed creating tickets for everyone to get into the movie and then gave out ‘popcorn” as a snack. The children have scheduled the next movie in their diary. What film will it be next?

Remembrance service

Today we held a Remembrance Service in school and held a period of silence. We reflected on the importance of learning from the past whilst thinking about how we can be peacemakers.


We have finished our Diwali week by making paper lanterns to decorate the classroom. We carefully cut and joined them together, decorating them with feathers and sparkles. The children have enjoyed this creative week. 


Today we have been learning about Diwali. We enjoyed dressing up, telling the story of Rama and Sita and making Diva lamps. 

Operation Christmas Child

This year we are putting together some shoeboxes as part of Operation Christmas Child. We will be collecting for a boy and a girl aged 2-4 as well as a boy and girl aged 5-9. If you would like to donate items towards this project, we would appreciate toiletries, small stationary items or new toys…. Read more »

Thank you

Class one would like to say a big thank you to Jamie who came in to talk about being a Firefighter. We learnt lots of new things and found it very interesting. In phonics, we wrote a thank you letter, carefully using our new sounds when writing. The Class one team wishes you all a… Read more »

Safety week

This week the children have been learning about different aspects of safety. Today the classes presented their learning in assembly. Mrs Saye also spoke to the children about the defibrillator which is situated by the village hall in Tolleshunt D’Arcy. Thank you to the whole team for their hard work supporting children with these important… Read more »

Cross Country

This morning we hosted a very successful cross country event. Thank you to all the other schools who attended and a massive well done to all the children who took part.

Safety week

This week class one have been learning about different ways to stay safe. We enjoyed our lesson in road safety as we ended up in the park. We have also learnt about first aid, e safety and good hand washing.