Reception

Reception Weekly News March 29th

What a sleepy way to start the week; with an amazing pyjama party! We had been working so hard that we had filled up our jar with 40 shells! We had chosen to be like ‘Polly Jean Pyjama Queen’ and wear our pyjamas to school. In Literacy, we enjoyed writing sentences about our pyjamas. We …

Reception Weekly News March 22nd

We have been learning all about Africa and Australia this week in Reception! On Monday, in Literacy we enjoyed listening to the classic African story of ‘Handa’s Surprise’. We then used our new tricky work ‘they’ and wrote a sentence about the ending where Handa met Akeyo with a basket of tangerines. We took time …

Reception Weekly News March 15th

We have enjoyed another busy week in Reception. On Monday in Literacy, we quickly revised all of our tricky words, sounds and digraphs. We learnt a new tricky word ‘there’. We found out that Paddington Bear comes from Peru in South America and found it on our world map. We then watched a clip of …

Reception Weekly News March 8th

We have had a brilliant week in Reception. We started the week with an amazing assembly by Mrs Atkinson about dog handling and how to behave around dogs. We learnt so many brilliant tips from Mrs Atkinson and are looking forward to using them in the future. Can you remember what a worried dog and …

Reception Weekly News March 1st

Welcome back everyone! We couldn’t wait to get started on our new topic ‘Our Amazing World’ so we incorporated it immediately into Monday’s Literacy! We listened to ‘Here We Are’ by Oliver Jeffers and used the new tricky word ‘all’ to make posters to show our parents what our new topic was going to be. …

Reception Weekly News February 15th

We really enjoyed our last week working on our ‘Dear Fairy Godmother’ topic. On Monday, in Literacy we loved rehearsing our Class Assembly in the hall. We are all trying so hard to remember our words and can’t wait to share it with everyone on Friday! In Mathematics, we discovered we are learning about 3D …

Reception Weekly News Feb 8th

Wow! What a fun start to the week! In Communication and Language, we loved welcoming Perform to Reception. We enjoyed our Superhero workshop! In Mathematics, we found out we were going to be learning about another way to measure; weight. We talked about how we can compare weights using vocabulary such as heavy and light. …

Reception Weekly News Feb 1st

What a busy week we have had in Reception! On Monday, we loved listening to the story of ‘Little Red Riding Hood’. We thought carefully about the foods Grandma might want in her picnic basket. We also wrote letters from the Wolf to say sorry to Little Red for trying to eat her. We signed …

Reception Weekly News Jan 25th

What a fun week we have had in Reception! On Monday, we started our Literacy off by sharing the story of ‘The Frog Prince’. We noticed the word ‘the’ in the title and quickly realised it’s a tricky word. We made our own class version of the story, writing sentences about the tale. We also …

Reception Weekly News Jan 18th

We have enjoyed a Gingerbread Man inspired week in Reception! On Monday, in Literacy we enjoyed seeing the traditional tale come to life on the smartboard. We then decided to write a class version of the story. We also took time to use our fine motor skills to follow lines on Gingerbread Men and enjoyed …