Category: Reception

Reception Weekly News Nov 23rd

23rd November 18

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

16th November 18

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

9th November 18

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

19th October 18

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

12th October 18

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

5th October 18

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

28th September 18

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 hard…

Reception Weekly News Sept 21st

21st September 18

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…

Reception Weekly News Sept 14th

14th September 18

What a brilliant first full week we have had in Reception! We started the week with a Go Noodle dance session, waking up our whole body as we followed a dance version of the ‘Hokey Cokey!’ On Monday in Literacy, we heard the funny story ‘Kipper’s Birthday’. Kipper gets very confused when he makes his…

Reception Weekly News Sept 7th

7th September 18

Welcome to our first Reception Weekly News! We have enjoyed our first two mornings in Reception. In Busy Fingers, we enjoyed threading, using play dough, making collages and using little models of ourselves in our small world play.  We also had great fun copying some dance moves with our Go Noodle session on Friday morning!…

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