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Category: Reception

Reception News 14th January

14th January 22

Whoosh, wheee and wow!  These were all words to be heard in Reception this week as we went on the first of many magical adventures. After lunch on Monday there was a surprise waiting for us in the classroom. It was Mrs Johnstone’s very own Magic Carpet. We couldn’t quite believe our eyes. We all…

Reception News 7th January

7th January 22

Welcome back everyone! We had a very chatty start to our week as we had all missed each other so much and had a lot to catch up on. We then wrote all about our Christmas presents and holiday fun in our News books. Mrs Johnstone was very pleased that we only needed a couple…

Reception End of Term

14th December 21

We have seen the end of term out with a bang! Christmas parties, dancing, singing, Christmas lunch, end of year assemblies, pantomimes and Nativity plays. Have a wonderful Christmas everyone.  Stay safe and well and we will see you all in January!

Reception News 10th December

10th December 21

Mrs Johnstone and Mrs Collister were rather excited on Monday morning as all the girls were arriving at school with a bottle of something lovely!  They quickly realised that the girls were also dressed differently and that everyone was wearing a Christmas jumper or dress and bringing in a bottle for the bottle tombola.  So…

Reception News 3rd December

3rd December 21

We came to school under a flurry of frost and snow on Monday morning.  We arrived with rosy cheeks and wrapped up warmly wearing our hats and gloves.  We were all very excited to have seen some snow! We have been working very hard on our independent writing. We are learning that we can put…

Reception News 26th November

26th November 21

Ho Ho Ho Ho! Is that Jingle Bells that we can hear? Christmas has begun here in Reception. We started the week by thinking about why we celebrate Christmas. We talked about the Christmas story and the Nativity. We had great fun acting out the story in preparation for when we take part in the…

Reception News 19th November

19th November 21

This week started as a rather wet and drizzly week, but we didn’t mind as it gives us plenty of practice at trying to do up our zips on our coats. A couple of us find it a little hard to start the zip off but we are persevering. We are also trying our very…

Reception News 12th November

12th November 21

It has been another busy and fun packed week here in Reception. We began the week with some PE with Mrs Halliday. In PE we are learning to follow instructions and we became soldiers. We had to march, about turn, stand at ease and stand to attention! This led to us talking in class about…

Reception News 5th November

4th November 21

Remember, remember, the 5th of November! We have come back to school with a definite, bang, sparkle, crackle, whizz, whee and pop this week. After a lovely Half Term break we have definitely been ready to work hard again at school. In the afternoons, we have had great fun being creative and making many different…

Reception News 15-10-21

15th October 21

It’s Harvest time! If you have been lucky enough to pass by Reception this week, then you will no doubt have heard us Practising our songs for the Harvest Festival. We have practised using our loud but not shouty singing voices and putting actions to songs. Our favourite one is called the Seed Song and…

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