YR Week Beginning 21.10.19

This week in Reception, we will continue work on our Talk for Writing story Stuck in the Mud.  We will be thinking carefully about the structure of our story (beginning, middle and end).  We will also be further developing our vocabulary through the story (see ambitious vocabulary below). In Phonics,…

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YR Week Beginning 14.10.19

This week in Reception, we will continue work on our Talk for Writing story Stuck in the Mud.  We will be applying our Phonic knowledge to segment to write labels for some of the story characters.  We will also be further developing our vocabulary through the story (see ambitious vocabulary…

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YR Week Beginning 7.10.19

This week in Reception, we will be starting work on Talk for Writing in Literacy.  We will be learning a new story, Stuck in the Mud, which we we will be retelling orally.  We will also be further developing our vocabulary through the story (see ambitious vocabulary below). In Phonics,…

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YR Week Beginning 30.9.19

This week in Reception, we will be continuing work on the Early Years curriculum.  A huge well done to all of our fantastic children for adapting to the new timetable so quickly and sensibly.  You continue to make us very proud indeed! In Literacy this week, we will be exploring…

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YR Week Beginning 23.9.19

Reception are settling very quickly into school life.  This week, we will begin work on our Early Years curriculum. We will be practising writing our names correctly, thinking carefully about pencil grip and how to form our letters accurately. In Phonics, we will be learning three sounds: s  a  t…

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YR Week Beginning 16.9.19

In Reception this week, we will be continuing our baseline activities.  Throughout the week, we will also be sharing some traditional tales and thinking about the sequence of events. On Friday, will be changing our reading challenge books again this Friday.  Don’t forget, this is a book that your child…

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YR Week Beginning 9.9.19

Reception have made a great start to their School journey!  The children have settled in well during their time with us on their half days – we are very pleased to see so many happy, smiley faces when they arrive. We are looking forward to the children joining us full-time…

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YR Week Ending 12.7.19

It’s the children’s penultimate week of their Reception experience at Little Sutton Primary School and the teachers have been reflecting on the progress made by all since September. They have all blossomed into such active and independent learners, we are all very proud of them. A huge thank you to…

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YR Week Ending 5.7.19

After a lovely two weeks observing their development, the chicks have returned to their farm.  YR have now turned their attention to the class caterpillars.  As a continuation of our life-cycles topic, we have been discussing the life-cycle of a butterfly.  We had dropped jaws and lots of questions when…

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YR Week Ending 28.6.19

We have been very lucky to have real chicks in our school – the children have really enjoyed making predictions and observations, as well as giving them lots of cuddles!  It is lovely to hear the children talk about what they had seen on the YouTube live feed – thank…

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