YR Week Ending 20.7.18

We can’t believe that the last week of the academic year has arrived!  The children have witnessed the butterflies emerging from their cocoons. On Tuesday, we all went outside, as a year group, to release them! The children all had the opportunity to hold the butterflies and we waved them…

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YR Week Ending 13.7.18

Reception have had a great week learning all about The Very Hungry Caterpillar.  We have been retelling and rewriting the story, writing lists of food that the caterpillar ate, labelling food items and acting out the story in our Small World tray.  We have been thinking about ordering the days…

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YR Week Ending 6.7.18

The week started with everyone baking gingerbread men on Monday! The children loved the activity and there was lots of sequencing/following of instructions and opportunities for measuring and weighing.  We hope that they enjoyed eating them as much as they enjoyed baking them! We have also worked on subtraction using…

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YR Week Ending 29.6.18

Reception have had another busy week…they are racing by! We have been thinking all about The Gingerbread Man.  The children have been learning all about ordinal numbers by creating and using their own obstacle courses and interpreting data in Maths Mastery.  We made a pictogram based on which part of…

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YR Week Ending 22.6.18

This week, we have continued our work on The Little Red Hen!  We have been writing instructions, have continued to make our own salt dough and have completed lots of independent writing about the book’s characters and also our own class chicks – who are growing daily! We have also…

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YR Week Ending 15.6.18

This week, we have been thinking all about The Little Red Hen!  We have been writing instructions for making a jam sandwich (using the bread made by the Hen!) using imperative verbs (spread, cut, mix etc.), helping the Hen count in 1s, 2s, 5s and 10s, sharing 10 bread rolls…

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YR Week Ending 8.6.18

This week, the whole school have been taking part in activities and events to promote our mental well being for Arts’ Week.  Reception have had lots of different workshops, including: Music, Relax Kids yoga, Messy Church, dance, Little Red Hen story telling, creating portraits and smile stones!  The week began…

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YR Week Beginning 21.5.18

Reception had a great week last week, ending with our fantastic whole school Royal Wedding BBQ! On the lead up to the BBQ, the children learned all about London and its famous landmarks through Barnaby Bear and his friend William Whiskerson! They decorated Royal Wedding balloons and made their own…

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YR Week Ending 11.5.18

This week, we have been thinking about the story of Hansel and Gretel, thinking about 3d shapes and have continued to think about our topic of growth.  We also had a trip out to Harvestfields Park.  We walked to the park, thought about how to look after our local environment…

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YR Week Beginning 30.4.18

This week, Reception have been continuing to write in their Bean Diaries and we are now starting to see some shoots appear from the seeds we planted over the last few weeks.  Science has focused on our topic of growth and thinking about ideal conditions for growth and we have…

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