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Gedney Church End Primary SchoolWelcome to Woodpeckers Class

On this page we will be sharing some of the fantastic things we do in class.

Our Topic this term is Paddington Bear – Michael Bond. You can find out about the learning we have planned for this term in our Class Newsletter.

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PE will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

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Baseball 17 July

Woodpeckers class had great fun in their last Inspire Plus PE lesson of the term taking part in baseball.

Sandringham 9 July

We had a great day on Monday at Sandringham, we spent the morning exploring the woods following the yellow trail, had a big picnic at lunchtime on the green and spent the afternoon walking through the gardens and a tour of the house. Unfortunately we didn’t see the queen! The children had lots of fun and asked lots of questions whilst in the house.

Bouncy Fun Day 9 July

We had a fabulous bouncy day on Friday at Lutton St Nicholas School for Bouncy Fun Day which is provided by the Friends of Lutton School.  The children had lots of fun bouncy away, had some sugary snacks and took part in activities with the children from Lutton. 

Mass Participation Challenge 2 July

Woodpeckers class took part in the Inspire Plus Mass Participation challenge yesterday. The all enjoyed taking part and copying the moves.

Tallington Farm 18 June

Woodpeckers class had a great time at Tallington Farm on Monday. The children went on a bear hunt through the wheat field, picked barley, cut, picked and tasted asparagus, went on a bug hunt, made a flower bracelet, fed the birds in the woods and jumped in lots of muddy puddles!

Drop Books and Boogie 18 June

The children took part in ‘drop your books and boogie’ on Friday to raise money for the NSPCC.  The children had a great time, having a boogie on the hour every hour throughout the school day. 


Super heroes in Woodpecker Class, these children enjoyed wearing their super hero capes.

Tyler- Superstar phonics year 1
Scarlett- Super mathematician year 1
Maisie- Super reading year 1
Chloe- Super maths EYFS

The children need to listen and apply their skills to wear their capes for the day.

Super work super heroes..

Time Capsule 18 March

Woodpeckers have been busy making a time capsule, which they have buried somewhere in the school field for it to be found in many years to come!

Pitching Tents 9 March

Woodpeckers and Jaguars class putting up the tents ready for the Woodpeckers camping afternoon.

Foot Prints 8 February

Today we made Gruffalo foot prints and measured their size.

Roots to Food 8 February

Yesterday the children had a visit from Roots to Food. The children in Jaguars and Eagles class took part in a Practical Nutritional Cookery Workshops and made Chicken Rogan Josh. The children in Woodpeckers class took part in a fun, fitness and food workshop. They made a Banana Smoothie. Please take a look at our photos!

Our Visitor 30 January

There has been a visitor on school today…. Do you know who it might be?

Woodpecker Class are writing a diary about our visitor and Recpetion children are building a trap to catch him… watch this space for updates!

PE 8 January

Year 1 getting physical on the new fitness equipment in their PE lesson today.