Category Archives: Class 1

Class 1 Review


Class 1 has had an exciting year, full of activities. At the start of the year, we began learning about Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole. We were excited to have a visitor (Mrs Paine) who …Read More

Outside Adventurous Activities


Year 5 & 6 Cycling Using almost £2,000 of the fantastic total raised by Edward Oatley on his ambitious cycle ride, we have purchased ten new bicycles to facilitate this new project. Our coach for …Read More

Year 1 Forest School


Year one had their first taster of Forest School today. What is ‘Forest School’? ‘Forest School’ is about using the outdoors to promote confidence, self-esteem and independence. At St John’s we are passionate about developing the …Read More

Infant Agility Championships


Key Stage 1 got the chance to showcase their sporting talents during the Infant Agility finals yesterday afternoon. A select few were chosen from Years 1 and 2 to represent St John’s in a variety …Read More

Jubilee Craft Day


To celebrate the Queen’s Diamond jubilee, Key Stage One enjoyed a day of royal themed crafts. We made; royal crowns, decorative boxes adorned with London landmarks, union Jacks from ‘Hamma’ beads, castles and palaces using …Read More

Godstone Farm visit

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Yesterday Class 1 enjoyed a fabulous sunny day out learning all about the animals at Godstone Farm. First we learnt about the process of making wool, from the shearing of the sheep through to combing …Read More

Visit to Knole Park

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As part of their topic about British Woodlands, Year 1 visited Knole Park. The children enjoyed a variety of fun activities including: Minibeast hunt Leaf identifications & collecting Tree investigations & measuring (bark rubbings & how …Read More

3D Art

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Class 1 have been enthusiastically creating 3D artwork based on their British Woodlands topic. Below you can see some of the many  fantastic and varied pieces they have produced!  (Click on an image to enlarge …Read More

Parent Forum


In response to suggestions from parents and staff we have arranged meetings each term where we hope to develop opportunities for open communication and consultation with parents. These meetings will be held at 2pm in …Read More

Stained Glass Windows


Class 1 visited our local church today, the church of St John the Baptist, to have a look at stained glass windows.  Mr Cheeseman told the children about the characters featured and we had fun looking for …Read More