Year 1

Year 1 & 2 Strictly Schools Dance News

  On Sunday 21st July, our Year 1 & 2 Strictly dance team took part in the Strictly Schools Dancing competition at the Derngate. This was the first time that St. Andrew’s CEVA Primary School had entered this competition with Year 1 & 2. The children had to dance a ballroom dance- Waltz and a…

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Busy, Busy, Year 1’s!

Children in Year 1 have been busy making their Robots out of junk material as we continue in English with our new text “The three little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot “ . As Cogenhoe’s Roots of Empathy sessions finished, we had to say goodbye to Baby Elia and her Mum Kate. We are…

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Roots of Empathy News – Year 1

Today both Overstone and Cogenhoe were very excited to see their Roots of Empathy babies, baby Elia and baby Cacey. Each time the two babies come to visit us we see so many different changes in their development. We have the opportunity to ask many questions and see for ourselves how they are feeling and…

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Year 1 – Exercise and Yoga Moves!

Today Year 1 were showing some great team work as they worked through a variety of activities in preparation for Sports Day coming up later on in the Summer Term.   After their energetic escapades, they then participated in some “Cosmic Yoga” to unwind and relax together.

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Flu Immunisation News

On behalf of the School Nursing Service: If your child is in Year Reception to Year 5 and has not yet had their flu immunisation, there is an opportunity for your child to attend a clinic on Saturday 19th January 2019. This session will be held at Far Cotton Rec Centre. Please contact the 0-19…

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Party and Panto time yet again!

It’s party and panto time again and the children in Cogenhoe and Overstone enjoyed their class Christmas parties with games, dancing and a few nibbles!     The following morning the traditional staff panto took place – the story of Alice in Wonderland? It’s meant to be entertainment for the children but I’m sure the…

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Christmas Jumper Day

Christmas Jumper Day – Friday 14th December. Cogenhoe really enjoyed wearing their Christmas jumpers for the charity “Save the Children!” They all looked very festive and certainly kept them nice and snug and warm on a very cold day!

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Year 1 hold a Kurling Tournament!

This week Year 1 classes took part in a Kurling tournament. We didn’t need any ice, as we have a special indoor curling set. The Young Leaders from Year 5 ran the tournament, scoring, refereeing and encouraging the children brilliantly. All the children have been developing their skills over the last couple of weeks in…

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Roots of Empathy – Year 1

On Thursday  afternoon (15th November) the children in Cogenhoe really enjoyed meeting their Roots of Empathy baby- Elia and her Mum Kate. The children will observe how baby Elia develops over the year and this will help them learn about Empathy and different Emotions.

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Monster Making in Year 1!

As Year 1 have been looking at the theme of “Overcoming a monster” stories in English, we have been making our own Monsters in class to use in our own Monster Story writing. Next week we will describing our Monsters and using some interesting adjectives and similes too.

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