Category Archives: Class 1

Let’s Read Together

Story Time

Reading is a main focus for us at St John’s this year and we would like to take this opportunity to keep you up-to-date with our current practices and some new ventures in relation to …Read More

Cupcakes Galore


Class 1 thoroughly enjoyed decorating their cupcakes today. They learnt some trade secrets and were taught lots of effective decorating skills. They produced some very professional cupcakes using a number of decorating techniques. The problem …Read More

Christmas Boxes


As Christmas approaches, as well as other times, the families of St John’s find time to look beyond our school to the needs of others. 64 Christmas boxes for underprivileged children have been lovingly filled …Read More



Class 1 stood in silence and paid their very grown-up respects at the war memorial in Sevenoaks today. They each laid their poppies beside the memorial. We saw some soldiers near Waitrose. They told us …Read More

Class 1’s Trip to Waitrose


Class 1 read ‘The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch’.  They enjoyed it so much they decided to make their own sandwiches.  To help them decide what sandwiches to make they made bar charts of everyone’s favourite sandwich fillings. …Read More

A Surprise Visitor

Florence 100

Year one had a lovely surprise today when ‘Florence Nightingale’ visited their class. The children had lots of questions to ask Florence about her life and work. She told them all about her early life and how she …Read More

PC Wenham


PC Wenham visited St Johns Primary School to discuss with the children the following: A Policemen’s job Bullying and respect Right and Wrong Internet Safety The children always look forward to his annual visits. Click …Read More

Gingerbread Ourselves


Already this term, year 1 have been busy doing lots of exciting things! We have been learning about ourselves, our families and how we have changed over the years. We read the Gingerbread story and …Read More

Curriculum Information Meetings


We will be holding curriculum meetings next Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th September in your child’s classroom. These meetings will give class teachers the opportunity to outline and explain class routines and expectations and ways …Read More



We are very pleased to share with you, the class and staff structure for September. If there is anything that you wish to discuss, please pop in to school on Wednesday 29th in the morning, …Read More