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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YR Week Ending 21.6.19

We had a very special delivery in YR on Monday morning… EGGS (in an incubator.) They prompted lots of discussion about different types of eggs and where eggs come from, which lead us to learn about the lifecycle of a hen.  There is an egg-citing week ahead as we all observe…

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YR Week Ending 14.6.19

YR are having a super week – they have really been impressing us and a few visitors, too! In Literacy, we have continued work on our Talk for Writing story ‘The Gingerbread Man’.  We have been putting ourselves in the shoes of the Gingerbread Man and writing about where we…

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YR Week Ending 7.6.19

Welcome back! We hope you all had a lovey half term break. In Literacy, we are learning our new Talk for Writing story ‘The Gingerbread Man’. We are thinking about how the different characters in the story feel at different points in the story and writing sentences alongside scenes from…

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YR Week Ending 17.5.19

This week, YR will be learning the story Mr Gumpy’s Outing by John Burningham. In Literacy, we will be learning new Talk for Writing actions for our story and use our phonic knowledge to write a letter to Mr Gumpy, asking if we can go on a ride on his…

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YR Week Ending 10.5.19

This week, YR will continue learning the story Jasper’s Beanstalk by Nick Butterworth and Mick Inkpen. In Literacy, we will using our Talk for Writing actions to help us recall and write the story.  We will also be making our own mini-book versions of the story, mixing colours to paint…

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YR Week Ending 3.5.19

Welcome back!  We hope you all had an enjoyable Easter break.  It is wonderful to hear all of the children tell their exciting stories of holidays and trips! This week, YR are learning the story Jasper’s Beanstalk by Nick Butterworth and Mick Inkpen.  The story links in with our science topic: Growth.  In literacy,…

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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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