YR Update Monday 14th June 2021

We hope that you have all had a lovely weekend enjoying the sunshine!! We were all very excited about the hatching of our hen’s eggs last week and the children were fascinated to see how much the chicks had grown over the weekend! It has been lovely to see their…

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YR Update Monday 7th June 2021

We hope that you all had a lovely holiday and enjoyed the sunshine over half term! The children were very excited to be back this morning and we loved hearing about all of the adventures that they had been on and the fun things they had done with family and…

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YR Update Monday 24th May

This week in YR, we will be continuing our work on ‘The Gingerbread Man’. The children did so well writing their character descriptions about the fox last week and this week we will continue with descriptive writing using ambitious adjectives, for example, cunning and tenacious!  The children will also be…

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YR Update Monday 17th May 2021

Today, YR have begun a new two week Literacy unit all about ‘The Gingerbread Man’. We are thinking all about suitable adjectives to describe the fox and using them to build super sentences! The children are doing lots of writing and are applying all of the phonics that we have…

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YR Update, Week Beginning 10th May 2021

YR are now in the middle of a two week unit based on John Burningham’s ‘Mr Gumpy’s Outing’.  The children are really enjoying the story and are doing well with list writing for their Literacy work.  We are having a focus on accurate pencil grip and letter formation and all…

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YR Update 26th April 2021

We hope that you all had a lovely weekend and enjoyed the beautiful sunshine! The children had a brilliant first week back last week and settled back in straight away after the Easter break. Our Rhyme of the Week this week is: One Two, Buckle my Shoe – please help…

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YR Update 19th April 2021

Welcome back to the Summer Term in YR.  We hope that you all managed to have an enjoyable break over Easter and were able to enjoy the sunshine! We are starting back with a new text for the next two weeks. The children will be learning all about ‘Jasper’s Beanstalk’…

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YR Update Week Beginning 29th April 2021

YR are enjoying our second week looking at ‘Dear Zoo’ by Rod Campbell.  This week, we are focusing on using our story map and Talk for Writing actions to retell the story. We have had some fantastic writing so far and are looking forward to seeing what other brilliant work…

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YR Update Week Commencing 15th March 2021

This week in YR, we will be continuing our work on ‘Journey’ by Aaron Becker.  The children absolutely loved this picture book last week and so we are very much looking forward to working with it again this week.  We will be carrying out some ‘Hot Seating’ activities and will…

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