Reception

Reception Weekly News Dec 7th

The countdown is on for Christmas Day! On Monday in Busy Fingers, we used little buttons to follow the top of the Three Kings’ crowns. We also painted our hands with white paint and couldn’t wait to turn them into something special later on in the week. In Literacy, we took the letters we had …

Reception Weekly News Nov 30th

Christmas is coming! We are so excited to be starting our Christmas preparations in Reception this week. On Monday in Busy Fingers, we painted half of a cylinder red but didn’t know what we would be using them for later on in the week! We also painted our hands green and made lots of lovely …

Reception Weekly News Nov 23rd

We had a lovely week in Reception! On Monday, in Literacy we revisited the phoneme ‘y’. We decorated our own yo-yos, made little books about ‘y’ and worked hard in our Jolly Phonics workbooks. In Mathematics, we are learning about positional language. We loved listening to ‘Where’s Spot?’ and then discovering that Spot had gone …

Reception Weekly News Nov 16th

We have enjoyed another fun week in Reception. On Monday, we started the week by focusing on Remembrance Day. We talked about why we wear poppies and what they stand for.  We really enjoyed watching the ‘Lest we forget’ theatre show in the hall with the big girls. We really learnt a lot about World …

Reception Weekly News Nov 9th

Welcome back everyone! We have loved hearing about your amazing adventures over the holiday via the Tapestry app! We took time to welcome our new friend to the class, Isabella. We started the day with a short assembly telling us about why we celebrate Guy Fawkes Night. On Monday, in Phonics we enjoyed learning a …

Reception Weekly News Oct 19th

What a brilliant week we have had in Reception. On Monday, we enjoyed revising the sound ‘j’. We tried hard to use tweezers to put jewels onto the letter j. We used our busy fingers to scrunch tissue paper onto our jam pots and decorated our jeeps using our ‘frog on a log’ pencil grip. …

Reception Weekly News Oct 12th

We have been busy again this week in Reception. On Monday, in Phonics we revised the sound ‘l’ and worked hard in our Jolly Phonics books. We loved making handprint manes for our lions and carefully designed our own lolly pops. We even made real lime lollies using lolly moulds. We put them into the …

Reception Weekly News Oct 5th

What a fun week we have had in Reception! On Monday in Literacy, we enjoyed focusing on the phoneme ‘m’. We took time to use our magic water to make the ‘m’ disappear. We enjoyed making medals with collage and drawing our Mums and trying to label them using our phonic knowledge. We are trying …

Reception Weekly News Sept 28th

  Welcome to another busy week in Reception! On Monday in Literacy, we enjoyed focusing on the sound ‘e’. We discovered how to write ‘e’ correctly. We used scarves to practise our letter formation! We painted beautiful watercolours of Elmer the elephant, found lots of ‘e’ letters and put them in egg boxes and tried …

Reception Weekly News Sept 21st

What a busy week of learning we have had in Reception! On Monday, we enjoyed focusing on the sound ‘t’. We took time to work in our special Jolly Phonics books, practised writing ‘t’ on the Smartboard, painted with toothbrushes and made collage tigers! In Mathematics, we enjoyed listening to Brooke’s favourite story ‘Cinderella’. We …