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Eastwood Primary School & Nursery

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Turtle (Year 1)

Turtle Class

Key Dates:

PE - Tuesday (Children will come into school wearing their PE kit).

Outdoor Learning - Friday 28th January *NEW DATE

Reading Books - Please ensure your child’s banded reading book and reading record are in school every day. Books will be changed on Monday and/or Thursday.

Ventilation - In order to prevent the spread of Covid, we are ventilating our classrooms. As the weather gets colder, you may wish to send your child in with an extra jumper. Please make sure that it is appropriate for school. 

Turtle Class

Star of the Week 

A Sneak Peek of our Dance!

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This Week’s Learning - 10/01/22

Star of the Week

Well done to Daisie who got the Star of the Week today (7th January).

Miss Hooper has been really impressed with your engagement in lessons. She was also so pleased with your writing in English this week and how you are trying to be more independent. Well done!


Christmas Party

We had such great fun at our Christmas Party and enjoyed playing lots of fun games

Santa Dash

The children did so well at the Santa Dash! 

Recent Learning

Christmas Jumpers and Outdoor Learning 

Snowman Biscuits 

Party Pets

We had an amazing visit today. We saw rabbits, Pygmy hedgehogs, ferrets and bearded dragons. 

Kindness Day-Count On Me Singing 

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Kindness Day- Odd Socks

This Week’s Learning- 8/11/21

We’ve had a busy but fantastic week. From outdoor learning to going on a bear hunt!

Film Night

Bug Club

What a fantastic turnout for our Bug Club session today. Thank you to everyone who attended, the children really enjoyed it.

Little City

We had an amazing time with Little City today. We made pizzas and smoothies as well as trying out the following stations: Vets, Doctors, Construction, Police, Firefighters, Cafe, Shop, Hairdressers, Dressing up, Mechanics and the Post Office. 

We're Going on a Bear Hunt!

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While we looked at ordinal numbers in maths, we noticed our shadows on the ground and ordered ourselves from shortest to tallest using these. Then we competed in races to think about positions. 

This Week’s Learning- 1/11/21

What a fantastic week back after half term! We’ve loved retelling ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’, using computers, firework art, ordinal numbers and much more. 

This Week’s Learning - 18/10/21

Balloon Dog 

Minnie and Mickey were so pleased to see you all this week

Off to Hogwarts, Peppa? Come back soon!

Surprise Visitors!

Outdoor Learning 

This Week- 11/10/21

We’ve really enjoyed our learning this week! We had a great time with the playdough, writing about Traction Man and lots more.

More of our learning- 4/10/21

Animal Day

This week's learning

Take a look at some extra pictures taken this week.


We've been learning all about feeling safe and happy in the classroom. Listen to our lovely song!


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Autumn Painting

We've really enjoyed learning about Autumn this week. Take a look at our lovely autumn trees we've been painting. 

Cross Country

Well done to all the children who took part in Cross Country this week. We are so proud of you and your achievements!

More Football Fun!

Another Amazing Week!

We have had a fun filled week! Outdoor learning, PE, Geography, Book Fair, Phonics and so much more. Check out all the things we have been up to below. Well done for another brilliant week at school Turtle Class smiley

Football skills!

This week’s learning

Let me see your bungalow!

We are artists

Throwing and Catching

Maths Learning

First two days
Wow, what a fantastic couple of days in Turtle Class to start the school year. Everyone has settled so well, they have been brilliant and Miss Hooper has enjoyed getting to know you all. We’ve taken part in so many different activities such as yoga, colouring, writing our dreams, designing our scuba divers and much more! Well done Turtle Class, Miss Hooper is so impressed.

Knowledge Organisers

Tricky Words and Sound Mats