End of our anti-bullying week

As part of our anti-bullying week we have been learning the lyrics to ‘This is Me’ from the Greatest Showman. Throughout the week we have been thinking about celebrating difference and supporting each other. Here is a quick video of us singing.


This afternoon we did created music using some wooden instruments. We really liked discovering our instruments and he different tempos.

Just a reminder

Hello all,  Just to remind you that it is pyjamas day tomorrow for the Rota kids. Please feel free to come to school in your pyjamas with any donations you can manage. We suggest a pound donation as it is being donated to  Great Ormond Street Hospital, also any good-condition toy donations for St Helenas… Read more »

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 »