Spring Term 2021
We all came to school today wearing our Easter bonnets and we all looked amazing! We all hope you have a very Happy Easter and look forward to welcoming you back soon!
Today we had a very special Easter visitor! Lily Poppy came to see us – she was very well behaved and we all enjoyed stroking, feeding and watching her!
HAPPY RED NOSE DAY!!
Today we all came to school dressed in red to celebrate Red Nose Day 2021. We would like to say a very big Thank You to all our families and friends for donating so generously and helping us to dress in red today!
The Rabbits Class enjoyed learning about the Census in Maths today and were super data detectives making their own class graphs!
WELCOME BACK EVERYONE!!
We are so excited that we are all back at school in class together again! Today we had a Zoom meeting with our friends from the Hampshire Fire Service.
Kelly and Sandra told us all about fire fighters and taught us a really special rhyme to remember how to keep safe – ask a member of Rabbits Class to tell you what it was!
Learning happens everywhere!
We are very proud of our Rabbits who all completed so much learning at home during Lockdown! So many orange exercise books just full of amazing writing, maths and topic learning! Well done everyone!
Autumn Term 2020
We had a super Christmas lunch and would like to thank all the kitchen staff for cooking such a delicious meal for us!
‘Wear Rainbow Colours to School’ Day!
The Rabbits Class all looked very different as they came to school in their brightest colours to raise money for PISA today! We would like to say a very big THANK YOU to all our grown ups for being so very generous.
A very special trunk was delivered to our school today which had lots of exciting objects in – we had to guess who it belonged to!! Can you guess?
It belonged to Florence Nightingale! Ask a member of the Rabbits Class to tell you all about it!
Children in Need Day 2020
Today we wore our own clothes to school for a donation to Children in Need.
Today we had Habitat Day to complete our topic on Animals. We enjoyed classifying animals into Reptiles, Amphibians, Birds, Fish, Insects and Mammals! We then made a picture of our favourite animal in their very own habitat. Ask a member of the Rabbits Class to tell you all about their day!
We had a special visit today from Mrs Crew’s dog! She was very well behaved and we all took turns to stroke her. Mrs Crew told us all about caring for her dog and how much she loved her special treats! Ask a member of Rabbits Class to tell you all about it!
We had a fabulous day today and had a visit from some very special visitors!! We met a tortoise, guinea pigs and a rabbit. Ask a member of the Rabbits Class to tell you all about them and what we did!
We have enjoyed our first week back at school in year one!
We have been reading the story of Handa’s Surprise by Eileen Browne in our English lessons. We acted out the story and looked at the fruits in Handa’s basket.
We have also really enjoyed playing with our friends and exploring the exciting activities in year one!
Spring Term 2020
Today we wore our sports clothes and ran around the playground 27 times which was 1 mile!!! We were amazing!!
Hampshire Fire Service
Today we had a visit from the Hampshire Fire Service who taught us about how to stay safe at home and what to do when there was a fire – ‘Get Out! Stay Out! and Dial 999!!’
IT’S STORYTELLING WEEK!!
Storytelling Week was launched with a visit from the author Glenn McClernon who read us some of his stories and told us how he wrote his books! We really enjoyed his visit – Thank you Glenn!
On Tuesday we had a visit from Pauline Emsley!
Pauline read us the story she had written called Ragdoll Lost – it was brilliant!
WORLD BOOK DAY!
We had a brilliant day! Can you guess our book characters? A Big THANK YOU to all our grown ups for helping us with our costumes!
LUNCH WITH OUR GROWN UPS!
This week some of our grown ups have joined us for lunch!
We hope they enjoyed our school dinners as much as we do!
OUR HOME LEARNING CHALLENGE!
We all know that ‘learning happens everywhere!’ and it has certainly happened at home in year 1! We were absolutely amazed at the fabulous learning of the Rabbits Class! Congratulations children and a big ‘thank you’ to our families for helping us!
Zumbathon for Asthma UK!
Today we all wore our sports kit to school to enjoy a Zumbathon to raise money for Asthma UK. We were absolutely brilliant and Mrs Powney was very proud of us all! Ask a member of Rabbits Class to show you some of their Zumba moves! The school raised a total of £500.15 for Asthma UK! Congratulations everyone!!!
Happy New Year Everyone!
Today we had a visit from Ian and Ken from the Openbox Theatre Company. We had a super time acting out travelling to the Antarctic, pretending to be penguins and seals, and really thinking carefully about life in the Antarctic! Ask a member of the Rabbits Class to tell you all about it!
Petersfield Library Winter Reading Challenge
We are very proud of two members of our class who completed the Winter Reading Challenge at Petersfield Library. If you have completed the Challenge, please bring your certificate in to show us and we can celebrate your reading success!
Autumn Term 2019
Lights Camel Action! Strictly the Nativity!
We are all looking forward to seeing you at our performances!
Here are some photographs of us in rehearsals!
A very special visitor came to see us at school today!!
He gave us a present and we said we would be very good for our grown ups! He also reminded us to write our letters as soon as possible so that he knew what we wanted!
We had an amazing Christmas lunch today and would like to thank all of our super lunchtime supervisors and cooks for such a fantastic lunch!
The Petersfield Museum Art Project
Today we had special visitors from the Petersfield Museum. They showed us objects from the Victorian times and we had to guess what they were used for.
Do you know what these objects are?!
We really enjoyed painting special squares for the Petersfield Museum Art Project. Ask a member of the Rabbits Class to tell you what is going to happen to the squares!
Today we went to St Peter’s Church to find out about angels. We explored the church and found lots of pictures and statues of angels.
We would like to thank Reverend Sam for helping us and letting us visit the church.
Today we had a very special visitor – Mrs Simons came to talk to us about training as a nurse at the Nightingale School of Nursing! She showed us some very special books and photographs – ask a member of Rabbits Class to tell you all about it!
As part of our new topic ‘Bright Sparks’ we have been looking at some special objects that we found in a trunk in our classroom! Can you guess who they might have belonged to?
Writing Workshop with our Grown Ups!
Today we invited our grown ups to school to see us ‘in action’ during an English lesson. We wrote a letter to Plop the owl to persuade him that he should not be afraid of the dark! We would like to thank all our grown ups for coming today and hope that they enjoyed our lesson as much as we did!
Children in Need Day 2019
Today we brought our favourite toy into school to celebrate Children in Need Day.
Thank you all so very much for your kind and generous donations.
The Secret Lives of Animals!
Our new topic for the Autumn Term is The Secret Lives of Animals! Today the Cats Protection League came into our class to talk to us about looking after our cats. We really enjoyed taking part in the activities and now know what we need to do to look after cats.
Today Mrs Crew brought her dog Misty to see us and we talked about what we needed to do to look after dogs. Misty was very well behaved and really enjoyed her treats!!
Mrs Puttock brought her tortoises into school today – we all enjoyed learning about how to look after tortoises and had a great time holding them and feeding them their favourite food!
Today Mrs Attley brought her chicks to see us. They live on her farm and they were all very different colours and sizes. We called them Sparkle, Flo, Daisy and DanTDM! I wonder which animal is going to visit us next?!
Today Mrs Attley brought more animals to school. We met her rabbit, her tortoise and her three guinea pigs! We talked about mammals and reptiles! Ask a member of the Rabbits Class to tell you all about it!
Today we had a visit from the Hedgehog Rescue Centre – we learned all about hedgehogs!
Today Mrs Whelan brought her dog Whisper into school to visit us! Misty was very well behaved and showed us her special trick – ask a member of the Rabbits Class what it was!
As the finale to our pet visiting our school, today we had a visit from some amazing stick insects!
We thoroughly enjoyed Habitat Day today – ask a member of the Rabbits Class which activity they enjoyed the most!
Today our grown ups came to see us reading Room on a Broom by Julia Donaldson.
We were great Rhyming Detectives and Woodland Word Detectives!! A big Thank You to all our grown ups for coming today and hope that you enjoyed our workshop as much as we did!
We are the fantastic Rabbits Class!
Summer Term 2019
On Tuesday, we discovered a nest of huge eggs in our playground!
We have been doing lots of exciting activities and learning all about dinosaurs!
Today we had a very special visitor called Jam!!
We also became movie stars and made our own movies running away from dinosaurs!
We are now experts at dinosaurs – ask a member of the Rabbits Class to tell you all about them!
We had a super day today and enjoyed lots of science experiments.
Some of us even came to school dressed as mad scientists!!
We had a super time on Sports Day. We would like to thank all of our grown ups for coming to support us!
As the finale to our topic of ‘Dragons and Dungeons’ we had our very own Banquet Day today! We made our crowns, iced our biscuits and enjoyed medieval dancing! We had such fun!
An ‘Eggciting’ Surprise!!
Today we found an enormous egg in our school playground! Ask the Rabbits to tell you where they thought the egg came from, what they thought was inside, what would happen next and what did happen next! …
We had a super time visiting Fort Nelson today! We learned all about castles and how catapults and trebuchets worked. Ask a member of the Rabbits Class to tell you all about their visit!
Happy Puzzle Day!
We enjoyed a special treat today as we were given challenges to complete puzzles in our groups – ask a member of Rabbits Class to find out how we got on!
Our Trip to Petersfield Heath!
Today to celebrate Outdoor Learning Day and to celebrate the end of our growing topic, we went to The Heath and were Science Detectives, making artwork like Andy Goldsworthy and identifying different plants and trees. We would like to say a very big ‘thank you’ to all our grown ups who came with us to enjoy the Science Detectives Trip!
Maths Games Afternoon!
To celebrate Maths Week our grown ups came to enjoy playing games with us this afternoon. We brought some of our favourite games from home and played games we had made at school.
Road Safety Magic Show!
Today David Tricks the magician came to our school to tell us some top tips about road safety – ask a member of Rabbits Class to tell you how to cross the road – Stop, Look, Listen and Think!
Saint Peters Church Exhibition
Today we went to Saint Peters Church to see our wonderful learning we made with Mrs Ostersen – it was absolutely magical and so exciting to see! If you have any spare time, please feel free to visit the Church to enjoy the exhibition too!
Special Visitors in Rabbits Class!!
We really enjoyed meeting the bunnies today – ask a member of the rabbits class to tell you all about them!