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Teacher: Mrs Dawson
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Lee

Our new Facebook Page!

Exciting news! St Gilbert's now has its very own Facebook Page. We aim to use it to show you all of the fabulous things we get up to in and around school.

The facebook page will not replace any other normal modes of communication. 

Please like, share and enjoy our new page! 

Exciting news!

We had a very exciting delivery last Friday - our very own class caterpillars to look after! The children have been learning all about the life cycle of a butterfly and can't wait to see it happen in real life. We will keep you posted!

Magnificent Acting in KS1

The children have been working so hard for their Christmas Production of 'The Very Hopeless Camel' we are overwhelmed with their commitment to learning their lines and putting on a fabulous show. Thank you to all of the grown ups who have helped with costumes your support is greatly appreciated! We look forward to seeing you for the show!

Our first term

We have been very busy in Caterpillar class since we started school in September.  We have been learning to become more independent and now remember to wash our hands before we help ourselves to a snack.


We have sung lots of number rhymes and had lots of practise at counting, as well as learning all about Numicon which is really helping us with our numbers.  We play lots of counting games on the interactive whiteboards which is lots of fun!


Our reading garden is a lovely space where we enjoy sharing books and stories with each other.  It is comfy and cosy in there and a great space to sit with your friends.


We also do lots of learning outside.  We have enjoyed being builders and making lots of obstacle courses.  We also have lots of physical equipment which we play with including bikes which we love riding around and some balancing equipment.  We can also do writing outside on chalkboards on the shed doors and also on wooden blocks with whiteboard pens.


We have learnt so much and have really settled in to school life!Counting on the interactive whiteboardLearning outside

A visit from Zoolab

We had a very exciting morning in Foundation Stage this morning with a visit from Zoolab.  Chris bought in a variety of animals and insects for us to see and touch and we learned so much!  We were very brave and all stroked at least 2 of the creatures, even if we didn't want to hold them.  One animal was a tree frog which actually stuck onto the wall of the classroom!  We listened carefully to all of the interesting information that Chris had to tell us and asked him some questions of our own.  It was a fantastic morning and a great way start the week!

Welcome to Caterpillar class! We are named after the book 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar'. Find out more about this book and other Eric Carle books here .

We love to learn and explore the world around us using all our different and new learning areas. Over the year we will be learning through some very exciting topics.  Please keep checking our page to see all our fun learning throughout the year.

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