Category: reception

New Life

In Reception we had some new visitors in our classroom. On Monday when we got to school we found an incubator with some eggs inside it. The incubator was keeping the eggs warm and safe so that they could hatch. On Thursday morning when we arrived at school we found that one of the eggs …

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Home Learning week beginning 1st February 2021

This week we have been very busy at home. It was Children’s Mental Health Week and we have been taking part in different activites to make us feel happy. This week we have been finding out about volcanoes as part of our Dinosaur topic. As part of this we have¬† been scientists and making our …

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Home Learning week beginning 24th January 2021

This week the children have been reading Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs: Romp in the Swamp. We have been thinking about what we would put in a magical bucket and have an adventure with. We have made our own swamps, made slime and created dinosaur pictures using shapes. We have also been recognising, reciting, …

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Kipper’s Birthday!!

We had such a wonderful time at Kipper’s Birthday Party yesterday, but a lot of hard work and preparation went into it.For the past two weeks we have been getting ready for the big event. Last week we made invitations for our friends and this week we made birthday cards for Kipper. We made a …

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Remembrance Day 11.11.2020

Today we watched Year 6 performing their assembly about Armistice day.¬† I was very proud of all the children as they watched the assembly quietly and respectfully. The children have been learning about why we celebrate each year and remember what the brave and courageous soldiers have done for us. We made a class poppy, …

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Reception Halloween Fun!!

Over the past few days the children have really enjoyed some Halloween fun. In Literacy we have been reading Meg and Mog and the children have been making a list of things that they would put in a cauldron to make a spell. They absolutely loved scooping out the seeds and flesh from the pumpkin …

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The Bear Under the Stairs

This week we have been reading ‘The Bear Under the Stairs’ By Helen Cooper. We brought the story to life by having a bear in the cupboard. The children really thought that there was a bear there. They drew him lots of pictures and he drew them a picture back just like in the story. …

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Settling into Reception!

What a week and a half we have had! The children have settled in beautifully into Reception. It is as if they have always been here. You wouldn’t even know that we have returned from the summer break. We have been learning the class rules, making new friends, exploring the indoor and outdoor area and …

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World Book Day 2020

The children had a wonderful book filled day! We enjoyed listening to stories read by Mr Pople and his dinosaurs and by Miss Wilds and Miss Bradley our helper. We shared our bedtime stories in the reading corner and best of all we loved wearing our pyjamas!!

Christmas in Reception

We are so proud of our little stars for their great performance in our Christmas Show. They really were STARS!!