Welcome to the Seahorses Year 1 Class Page.
The teacher in Seahorses is Mrs Jeffery and our teaching assistant is Miss Clark. Mrs Barrowclough teaches the class on a Friday afternoon.
Seahorses and Starfish classes are both year 1 and work very closely together, so why not check out the Starfish page too!
Termly Newsletters will be added to this page along with photographs of our work in and around our classroom.
We had a fantastic time at the Thornton Hall Farm even though it rained!!!
We helped to feed the lambs, calves and even Wreck-it Ralph the goat!!
We also got to stroke Coco the Pony.
We have had a busy week as we have also had a visit from some lambs. Thank you to Miss Clark for organising this. The girl lamb just loved to be stroked and it was her first time out!!
We have had an absolutely amazing time in Seahorses this week. We actually watched a chick hatch out of an egg. Look at our photos !!
When the chicks got a little bit bigger we even got to hold them. We held them really carefully.
We have also let the chicks out for a little run!! They are still quite shy, but we saw their wings flap.
We had a great time hopping around the hall on our Easter Bunny Hop Trail. Thank you to everyone who sponsored us.
We have enjoyed making Easter nests and are looking forward to eating them tonight!!
We have enjoyed learning to print and used our skills amazingly to make our Easter cards.
Starfish joined us to create an Easter Garden. We told the story and then added bits to the garden. We think it is fantastic!!
We had a fabulous time on World Book Day. Thank you to everyone who helped us dress up. We all looked fantastic!
Curriculum overview for Spring 1.
Take a look at what we will be learning about this term in Year One!
We enjoyed our Christmas Dinner. A big THANK YOU to all the lunchtime staff.
We have been thinking about gifts we can give which don't cost money. One of these boxes should arrive at your house!
Happy Christmas from the Seahorses.
Thank you for coming to watch our Nativity Play, we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did.
Our teachers thought we were fantastic!
KS1 Nativity. A King is born.
Our shoeboxes are packed and ready to go. Thank you for all your generous donations.
We enjoyed our bounce too!
We all looked fantastic on Pudsey Day. Thanks to all our grown-ups for helping us dress up.
This week we have enjoyed using our measuring skills to make fruit juice dragon potions!
We thought about all the amazing things which God has created. We wrote prayers and then went outside to say Thank you to God.
We have started learning about creation and enjoyed getting creative ourselves!
We had a great time looking for signs of the beginnings of Autumn in Forest School! Thank you for sending wellies.
We have had a super start to the new school year in Seahorses and have been very busy.
We are learning about Harvest in R.E. and fruit and vegetables in D.T.. We had a great time tasting different fruit and vegetables.
We had fun retelling the Monkey Puzzle story!
We enjoyed making jungle animal masks.
We enjoyed our lunch to celebtrate the Royal Wedding.
We had a fantastic day at the farm today. We collected eggs and held rabbits and guinea pigs. We also fed a calf and some lambs. We saw loads of different animals, even deer! Have a look at our photos.
We have had an amazing time watching chicks hatch!! More photos to follow later!
We enjoyed our visits to forest school. We experienced different types of weather!! Week two was lovely and warm, but in week one we needed the fire to keep warm!1
Year 1 Easter Worship. We made an Easter Garden whilst we retold the Easter Story. How many parts of the story can you spot in the garden?
We have been nature detectives looking for signs of new life to show us Spring is starting to arrive! Can you spot the bird and bird's nest?
We enjoyed dressing up for world book day. Thank you for helping your children with their costumes. They looked fantastic!!
We had great fun acting out our dragon story.
We enjoy the lady from the library visiting us to read stories.
Please have a look at our Curriculum Map to see what we will be learning about this term - Summer 1.
Please have a look at our Curriculum Map to see what we will be learning about this term (Spring 2).
Please have a look at our Curriculum Map to see what your child will be learning this term.
We enjoyed our Christmas jumper day and wish you all a Happy Christmas!
We have been busy working on the school computers to make e -cards. We have printed them and used them as the inserts for your Christmas cards. We have learned how to change the colour, style and size of text. We hope you like them!
Here are some examples:
Thank you to everyone who came to support the children with the Nativity Play. Didn't they do well ?
We enjoyed dressing up for children in need. We were brilliant at our sponsored bounce and were even more excited when Pudsey Bear visited school!!
Bouncing for children in need.
We visited our forest school again and noticed the weather was colder and the leaves had changed colour. There were more leaves on the floor and it was quite muddy!
We have been playing a great game for ordering the alphabet using the letter names not sounds. Maybe you could try it at home!
Thank you to everyone who came to the 'Meet the teacher' session it was good to see you.
Please also take a look at Mr. Thornes phonics on youtube.
Thank you for sending in wellies. We enjoyed our visit to forest school and discovered lots of interesting things......
Our Visit to Thornton Park Farm
We had a fantastic time at the farm. We fed and stroked the animals and learned so much from listening to Farmer Benny.
Our eggs have hatched!!!!
It was an exciting day today. Some of our chicks had hatched when we came to school this morning. Later on we watched one of the chicks come out of it's egg. It was amazing!!
We had some very special visitors in school today. A big thank you to Miss Clark from Starfish class for organising this. We were very excited to see the lambs and a couple of us even had the chance to bottle feed them!
What a brilliant start to our topic on animals.
Thank you for sending in wellies. We saw lots of changes since we visited last. Spring is definitely here!
Starfish joined us for worship all about Easter. We made an Easter Garden which we put in the school hall ready for our Easter Service.
World book day.
Thank you to everyone who helped the children with their costumes, they looked FANTASTIC!! .
Although we are only just entering the season of spring, Seahorses have been out and about to see what signs of Spring we could find!
Have fun making a colourful picture with Bing and Flop.