Year 1

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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Year 1 have a Design and Technology Day!

Friday 19th October Year 1  Cogenhoe and Overstone. “Design and technology day.” Today, we spent the morning as Designers working on our designs for our “Pocket Park” improvements. We designed a piece of equipment that we would like to be added to the park. We discussed what sort of equipment would be suitable and shared…

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Year 1 Investigations in Great Billing Pocket Park – Thursday 4th October

The children in Year 1 had a glorious sunny afternoon walk up to Great Billing Pocket Park to investigate the trees and the woods in our local environment. The children were particularly looking at the variety of leaves and seeds seen at this particular time of the year. They also enjoyed taking some wax rubbings…

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Overstone News – Year 1

21.06.18 This week we have had sports day. We really enjoyed sports day, especially the bouncy hopper relay and the running relay races. Everyone was cheering for their team and we loved to work with other children in our house group. We can’t wait to find out who has won and we are looking forward…

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Cogenhoe – Maths news!

11.5.18 Cogenhoe Maths – Measuring using a metre stick. This week in Maths we have been learning how to measure using non-standard units and standard units. We used our metre sticks to investigate objects that were taller than a metre and objects that were shorter than a metre.    

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