Reception

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 …

Reception Weekly News Jan 11th

Welcome back everyone! We hope you had a lovely Christmas and are looking forward to a brilliant New Year. In Literacy, we were delighted to see lots of lovely photographs from our holidays. We couldn’t believe some of the fun things everyone had been up to. We took time to write a sentence about our …

Reception Weekly News Dec 13th

What an amazing week we have had in Reception! On Monday, we realised we had filled up our Jewel Jar with 164 jewels, so celebrated with a Christmas party. We loved playing Musical Chairs and Pin the nose on Rudolph. We played Pass the Parcel. Each layer had a forfeit, including telling a Christmas joke, …

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 …