Reception

Reception Weekly News November 17th

We have enjoyed another fun week in Reception. In Busy Fingers, we have been printing poppies for a lovely poppy wreath, following on from a whole school assembly on Remembrance Sunday. We also made our own split pin poppies using our cutting skills. We also enjoyed a construction Busy Fingers and managed to squeeze in …

Reception Weekly News November 10th

Crash! Bang! Whizz! We have enjoyed a firework themed week in Reception. In Busy Fingers, we enjoyed colouring mindfulness firework pictures, as well as using tap a shape to make firework scenes. We have also loved using the laptop to write labels with the keyboard. We took time to put jewels on numerals to practise …

Reception Weekly News November 3rd

Welcome back everyone! We have enjoyed a busy week, focusing on both Diwali and Halloween. In Busy Fingers, we enjoyed taking seeds out of a pumpkin in preparation for Halloween on Tuesday! We also enjoyed putting feathers into our logs, as well as cutting out warm autumn clothes using our scissor skills. In Phonics, we …

Reception Weekly News October 13th

What a lovely week we have had in Reception. On Monday, we revisited the sound ‘g’. We tried hard to write lots of words with g in them. In Literacy ChIL, we took time to try to form g correctly. We even tried to form g’s in green gloop! We also screwed up tissue paper …

Reception Weekly News October 6th

We have been busy learning lots of new things in Reception this week. On Monday, we enjoyed revisiting ‘h’. In Literacy ChIL, we traced houses, practised writing our h’s with paint and also in the Outdoor Classroom with magic water! We also made hats for our friends adding lots of h’s to them. In Mathematics, …

Reception Weekly News September 29th

We have had another brilliant week in Reception! On Monday, in Mathematics some of us decided to try to count to 100, as Caitlyn had done previously! We then went on to think about how we work out one more than a given number. We used whiteboards to record our numerals. Our Maths Challenge this …

Reception Weekly News September 22nd

What a fun week we have had in Reception! In Busy Fingers, we have been making straw models using picture cue cards.  We have been printing with autumn leaf sponges. We have also been using scissors to give our troll tubes a haircut! We enjoyed playing ‘Spotty dog’ game using score cards to score each …

Reception Weekly News September 15th

What a fun week we have had in Reception! In Busy Fingers, we have enjoyed creating beautiful paintings. We played the Hedgehog counting game and tried to balance hedgehogs in the ‘Prickly pile up!’ game. In Communication and Language, we enjoyed taking time to share our holiday news and postcards with our friends. Some of …

Reception Weekly News Sept 8th

Welcome to our first instalment of Reception Weekly News! We have settled so well into our new Reception classroom. On Wednesday, we talked about how we are always learning and are looking forward to new challenges every day. In Mathematics, we discovered we have all got calculators in our heads! We knew we were all …

Reception Weekly News July 7th

We have had a super activity week!  On Monday we enjoyed a trip to Paradise Wildlife Park, where we went on a train ride and got up close and personal to some of the animals.  We had a very close encounter with a tiger, who was looking one of us straight in the eye! On …