Category: Class 1

Year 1 Continuous Provision

Year 1 have been settling into their new classroom, exploring the different areas of ‘Continuous Provision’ and were very excited to use their new interactive board!

Year 1 Wider Opportunities – Cookery

As part of the school’s wider opportunities day, Class 1 had so much fun cooking. We made stuffed peppers, fairy cakes and gingerbread biscuits. We then decorated the cakes with lots of yummy toppings!

Year 1 parents & Nottingham Contemporary art collaboration!

After sharing art packs and making videos, Year 1 parents came into school to make art with their children, led by Charlotte from Nottingham Contemporary! They designed then printed their own tote bag together to take home. So many parents got involved and it was such a special event!

Year 1 design their own castles

What a super DT day Class 1 have had making castles with a moving drawbridge. The children have done brilliantly. Well done to all.

Year 1 enjoy programming

What a great programming lesson Class 1 had! The children are selecting program blocks to make the Sprite character move on the scratch junior app.

Year 1 athletics

Class 1 love athletics. We had to jog for 30 seconds which was hard work. Do you think you can run for 30 seconds? We then did hop, skip and jump skills… it was great fun!

Year 1 Design & Technology morning

What a great Design and Technology morning we have had making wheelbarrows for Handa to carry her fruit! The children loved it!

Year 1 get planting!

What a lovely time we have had planting sunflower seeds in Class 1. We can’t wait to see them grow!

Year 1 celebrate Children In Need day

Class 1 are dressed in spots or what makes them happy for children in need day! Have a happy day everyone!!

Year 1 – Remembrance Day

Class 1 are ready for the remembrance service today at school. Lest we forget.

Year 1 – Always Award

Class 1 are loving the glow in the dark dodgeball for the always award. It was so much fun!!

Year 1 build boats for Pirate Sam

Class 1 are making boats for Pirate Sam so he can sail around the Pacific Ocean! Let’s hope they don’t sink!!!

Year 1 World Mental Health Day

Look how colourful Class 1 are for world mental health day!!! Be happy everyone!!!

Year 1 paint with Steve Brazier

Class 1 were so very lucky to have an artist come into class to show us how he paints using water colour. We were amazed to see how he paints whilst being visual impaired and it inspired us to paint like him.

Year 1 – Local History walk

Class 1 are enjoying local history week. We have been for a walk around Radford to St. Peter’s church in search of the ‘Folly’. We found it behind the church and it looks different to how it did in 1770. We also found the River Leen that still runs through Radford.

Year 1 Hook Day – What lies beneath the sea?

Class 1 are in full flow of being in their new classroom and are loving being hooked into their new project called ‘What lies beneath the sea?’

Year 1 – National Literacy Trust live

Class 1 joined in with 6 other Primary Schools in Nottingham to listen to the National Literacy Trust live story session with Jonathan Emmett and Dr Adam S. Smith who read The Plesiosaur’s Neck. We are now entering the competition that was set … we hope we win!

Year 1 – Always Award

Class 1 totally enjoyed the ‘Colour Run’ for the Always award. We looked like rainbows!!

Year 1 and 2 make bug hotels!

Class 1 and 2 loved going on a tree walk and then making bug hotels for the bugs in the school playground.

Year 1 Live nature drawing

Class 1 loved the Live Nature Drawing with Sharon Rentta by Scholastic and produced an amazing piece of work just like the illustrator.

Year 1 Milk Carton Elmers!

Class 1 loved making their very own milk carton Elmer. It was so much fun!

Year 1 strange reading!

Class 1 have been reading in some strange places today! Where have you been reading?

Year 1 make fruit salad

The children have made their very own fruit salad. They chopped, peeled and cut the different fruits. They had apples, pears, bananas, oranges and raisins. The children said they were delicious! They did brilliantly, well done!

Year 1 are SMART!

Class 1 have been learning how to stay safe on the internet and what we should do if we need help. We know the SMART rules. Safe, Meet, Accept, Reliable, Tell. Are you a SMART internet user?

Southwold Superstars!

Two home and two school learners are recognised from each class every week for their amazing effort in learning. Home learners receive their certificates through the post. We can’t wait to find out who are our Superstars today!

Year 1 follow instructions!

Class 1 are learning about instructions and were able to follow a set of instructions today to make their own jam sandwich. They did brilliantly and they tasted yummy!!


Snowy lunchtimes!

Classes 1 and 2 have loved the snowy weather and playing in it with their friends at lunchtime.


Class 1 wish everyone a very merry Christmas on Christmas jumper day!

Year 1 design lighthouses

Class one loved making their own lighthouses today. They designed their lighthouses and made sure there was lots of detail. Well done Class 1!

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