YR Week Ending 12.4.19

This week, YR will continue learning the story Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell. We will be thinking about our favourite animal from the story and writing about why we like them! The children will also have a go at making their own Dear Zoo mini-books, paper plate craft animals linked…

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YR Week Ending 5.4.19

This week, YR will be learning the story Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell. We will be thinking about the different animals and discussing words we could use to describe them! The children will have a go at writing the story independently, using their phonic and tricky word knowledge to help…

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YR Week Ending 29.3.19

This week, YR will continue learning We’re Going on a Bear Hunt in Talk for Writing! The children will be writing letters of apology to the bear from the perspective of the family; making their own split pin bears; drawing the items they would take on a bear hunt with…

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YR Week Ending 22.3.19

This week, YR will continue learning We’re Going on a Bear Hunt in Talk for Writing! The children will be writing descriptive sentences linked to different scenes from the story; writing descriptive sentences about the bear; labelling pictures of the bear; making their own story map collage to represent the…

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YR Week Ending 15.3.19

This week YR have started learning a new story in Talk for Writing: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt! The children will be completing cloze procedure activities to develop their writing skills; making their own binoculars and bear masks to practise using a variety of tools and resources; using the…

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YR Week Ending 8.3.19

Reception will continue their work on ‘The Enormous Turnip’ in Literacy this week, as part of ‘Classics Week’.  The children’s recall of the story is excellent already which is most impressive!  So, we will be submerging our imaginations into the story a little further, through hot seating the characters using…

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YR Week Ending 1.3.19

Welcome back! We hope you all had a very restful half term break. In Literacy, we will be learning our new Talk for Writing story ‘The Enormous Turnip’ in readiness for ‘Classics Week’ next week. We will be making the most of this glorious weather and getting lots of outside…

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YR Week Ending 15.2.19

Firstly, we would like to thank you all for your lovely comments during our parent’s evening meetings – it is great to hear how the children are enjoying their YR experiences. By the end of this week, Reception will be half way through their very first year at Little Sutton…

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YR Week Ending 8.2.19

We’ve had another busy week in Reception. The children have been absolute super stars during our English Hub Showcases. Our visitors have been most impressed with our reading and phonics. In Literacy, we have been learning our new Talk for Writing story ‘Whatever Next!’ – based on the text by…

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YR Week Ending 1.2.19

This week in Reception, we have been working very hard in reading, writing and maths. In Literacy, we have been learning our new Talk for Writing story ‘How to Catch a Star’ – based on the text by author Oliver Jeffers. We have been enjoying acting out the story in our…

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