Author: Miss Woodward


Science Week

Day 1:

We have had such a good first day! The year 4s came to help us go on an animal adventure. First we had to plan where the best place to look would be and predict what kinds of animals we would find. We then got togged up and went outside armed with magniying glasses and clipboards to…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 13 March 2017

Category: Class 1

Maths Homework

This week I have set the Year 1 some maths homework on Lumio. Their log ins and a covering letter was sent home in bookbags yesterday. When children log on they will see a folder named 'My Lumio'. They need to click on this to find their homework.

Below is the link to the Lumio website - you…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 23 February 2017

Category: Class 1

Purple Mash

This week we have been having so much fun using 'mash cams'. This is a tool on purple mash that allows you to put your face into a picture that has been already created for you. We turned ourselves into Romans, astronauts and deep sea divers. Check out our display board!

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 11 November 2016

Category: Class 1

Our New Topic Map

Below is the overview of our topic this half term, which is night and day. We can't wait to start our learning - Miss Woodward can't wait to start using glitter everyday!

Any questions please don't hesitate to ask, my door is always open.

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 4 November 2016

Category: Class 1

Footballing Success!

The school football team took part in a tournament at Barton St Marys & St Andrews.  Two of our players, Tommy and Charlie, have written a match report about the day.

 

On the 12th of October 2016 Catforth took part in a small schools football tournament held by the Broughton police.

 We…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 14 October 2016

Category: Class 3

Let's Cook!

Over the past couple of weeks we have been doing lots of cooking! We made chocolate chip cookies, fruit kebabs and bread rolls.

We really enjoyed making all these things but we LOVED eating them all!!

Have a look through all the pictures of us being busy cooks.

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 6 October 2016

Category: Class 1

Fun in the autumnal sun!

We had a lovely Friday afternoon learning in our outside area, making the most of the sunshine while it lasts. We were even joined by a frog who stopped by to say hello. 

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 23 September 2016

Category: Class 1

Letter from the Queen!

Last year during our week of celebrating the Queen's 90th birthday,  we all wrote her a letter sending our good wishes. Yesterday we recieved a reply! We were all so excited! Please feel free to come into class 1 to have a look at the real thing.

 

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 21 September 2016

Category: Class 1

Roald Dahl Week

We had an amazing week celebrating Roald Dahl's 100th birthday.  In our trip to Tatton Park we explored the woods and gardens on what was a glorious and sunny day.  We even met the B.F.G. which was really useful as this is currently our class novel.  On Friday we all dressed up as our favourite…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 20 September 2016

Category: Class 3

Toys Topic Map

Here is a overview of all the things we will be covering during our topic on 'Toys'.

 

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 19 September 2016

Category: Class 1

Toys from the past

This week as part of our 'toys' topic we are going to be looking at toys from ther past. We would be so grateful if you be willing to share any old toys you may still have from your childhood? If they are very precious just let me know and it will be for 'eyes only'! 

If you have anything that…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 18 September 2016

Category: Class 1

Our trip to Tatton Park

We had an amazing time on our trip to Tatton Park. It was so exciting because to go on a double decker bus!!

We were blessed with beautiful blue skies all day but we were rather sweaty and sticky when we came home! I am so proud of all my little lions - they were all so well behaved. 

When…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 15 September 2016

Category: Class 1

Homework Books

Your children will bring home a homework book tonight, don't panic it's not going to include masses of work for your child to do! It will have your child's speech bubble in it and sometimes may include a maths activity. I will encourage the children to write in this book any achievements they have…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 12 February 2016

Category: Class 1

Egg cartons needed!

Next week is Chinese New Year and we are in need of egg cartons so we can make some really groovy Chinese dragons! Any other cardboard boxes, bottle tops, tin foil that are going spare we would love to take them off your hands too. 

Thank you! :)

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 3 February 2016

Category: Class 1

Reception Online Learning Journeys

If you have a child in reception and haven't given in your email address and or returned the agreed guidelines slip then please can you do so at your earliest convenience. Tapestry is a fantastic tool giving you as parents the chance to see what your child has got up to during his/her day at…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 1 February 2016

Category: Class 1

Thank you so much!

Party day was such a busy day that there was no time to open the many parcels and cards that arrived in class for me this morning. I have just finished opening them now and am very touched and moved by your lovely 'thank you' and 'goodbye' messages. It has been such a privilege to teach your…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 23 July 2015

Category: Class 1

Our school day out at Hothersall Lodge!

We've had an amazing day out at Hothersall Lodge and have had a fantasically muddy experience! The children in Class 1 went on a gruffalo trail and looked for clues from the Julia Donaldson story. We also had a go at orienteering by following maps and using points of the compass-it was quite…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 13 March 2015

Category: Class 1

Clitheroe Castle

Class 1 had an amazing educational visit to Clitheroe Castle on Friday. We spent the morning building our own Motte and Bailey castles in the education suite and climbing to the highest accessible point of the castle keep and seeing the breathtaking view of the Ribble Valley. It was bitterly cold…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 28 February 2015

Category: Class 1

Teddy Blue

During anti bullying week the children met Teddy Blue and listened to how he had been bullied in his toybox. We discussed who to turn to if someone is upsetting you, lots of times and on purpose. The children drew pictures of these people on felt squares which have now been sewn together to…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 26 November 2014

Category: Class 1

Volunteers in class 1

Class 1 would like to say a big thank you to the parents/grandparents who have recently been helping in class. We wouldn't have been able to go on our fantastic Village Walk if it weren't for these people giving up their time. We also had three mums who generously gave up their time to come and…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 12 October 2014

Category: Class 1

Class 1 mud kitchen

As many of you have noticed, Class 1 are setting up a mud kitchen in the outdoor area. In our Literacy lesson this week the children ( having spent some time playing in there ) wrote a list of items that they felt would help to improve the area and enable them to play how they want to when they go…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 20 September 2014

Category: Class 1

Bread makers.

What a talented set of bakers we have in class 1 this year... Paul Hollywood beware! Following our story this week of 'The Little Red Hen' our new Reception children and Year 1's were busy measuring, pouring, stirring and kneading. They made delicious bread rolls of all shapes and sizes which were…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 14 September 2014

Category: Class 1

Happy Mother's Day!

Happy Mother's Day to all Class 1 mums! We hope you all have a lovely time on Sunday

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 28 March 2014

Category: Class 1

Dress Up Day-2nd April 2014

We have had such a wonderful time learning about traditional stories in Class 1 that we have decided to round our theme off with a dress up day where we will all come dressed as a character from any traditional story or fairy tale. We will spend the day in character doing lots of lovely…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 22 March 2014

Category: Class 1

Scarecrows

We are designing and making scarecrows this week to help keep the birds away from the seeds in our outdoor farmyard! If you have any old children clothes, hats, scarves or gloves we would be very grateful for them. Thank you.

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 9 February 2014

Category: Class 1

Wellies

In Class 1 over the next couple of weeks we will be turning our outdoor area into a farmyard as we read 'The Little Red Hen' and 'The Enormous Turnip'. Please could you make sure your child has a pair of wellies in our outdoor area as they will be digging out an allotment area as well as digging…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 19 January 2014

Category: Class 1

Cloakroom

As the winter arrives our children are thankfully wrapping up warm with hats, scarves and gloves. Our cloakroom however being very small is becoming littered with the accessories as the coat pegs are not able to cope with the added clothing. We have therefore emptied what was the lost property…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 23 November 2013

Category: Class 1

Lancashire Evening Post

A photographer from the Lancashire Evening Post came into school today to take a group photograph of our Reception children.The newspaper visits all the local schools at this time of year and does a class photo of the new starters. The children were sat together in our home corner and they all…

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 11 October 2013

Category: Class 1

Well Done Reception

Congratulations to all our Reception children who have just completed their first full week at school. There were some very sleepy eyes on Friday morning  but they have coped really well. Well done Children !

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 28 September 2013

Category: Class 1