An Egg-cellent week in YR! Week Ending 7.4.17

Reception have had a brilliant week learning all about numbers 15-20 and finding out all about Easter!  We have learned the Easter story, thought about traditions linked to Easter, made Easter nest cakes, hunted for Easter eggs left by the Easter Bunny, had a very special visitor and also spent…

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Reception Update Week Ending 31.3.17

We have been working hard on ‘Dear Zoo’ for the last week!  We have been using our ‘Talk for Writing’ actions to help us rewrite the story.  We have been thinking hard about different adjectives to describe the animals in the story.  We have been learning all about the numbers…

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Reception Week Ending 24.3.17

Reception thoroughly enjoyed performing for their very special visitors this morning for our Mothering Sunday assembly!  They did so well performing their poems, story and songs and conveyed their love for their mums and grandmas.  They had practised very hard so it was lovely to see their hard work come…

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Reception’s Prickly Visitors 17.3.17

Reception were lucky enough to have some very special visitors on Tuesday!  Sparkle and Lucy, two hedgehogs (along with their carers) came to visit us from Tamworth Hedgehog and Bird Rescue Centre.  The children learned lots about the hedgehogs, including why they are in decline and need protecting, their favourite…

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YR Updates 10.3.17

Reception have had a great week solving lots of problems related to The Smartest Giant in Town! They have made patterned scarves for the giraffe, sorted sock sleeping bags for the fox, built junk model houses for the mice and created a new den for the fox! This has all…

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YR Updates Friday 3rd March

Reception have had a great week learning all about The Smartest Giant in Town.  This will continue next week with lots of different problem solving activities related to the text. We also took part in our Sponsored Read on Thursday to help celebrate World Book Day.  The children enjoyed books…

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YR Week Ending 17.2.17

We’ve had a lovely last week of half-term continuing our work on The Tiger Who Came to Tea!  We have had a go at writing sentences, including adjectives, and retelling the story and have completed lots of different Maths based activities. After the break, we will be focusing on The…

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YR Celebrate Chinese New Year!

Reception have had a lovely few days celebrating Chinese New Year! Celebrations began with dance workshops on Wednesday morning, followed by a full day of activities on Thursday 2nd February.  The children wore the lucky colour red and took part in a variety of craft activities, including making dragon puppets…

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YR Information Week Ending 27th January 2017

Homework has been sent home in your child’s Homework Folder.  Please also continue to read at least twice weekly with your child and check their reading Diary for the week’s Tricky Words.  Please ensure that you are commenting on your child’s reading in their diary. It really is valuable! We…

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Reception Updates w/c 9.1.17

Many thanks for all of the lovely cards and gifts that you so kindly sent in for Christmas.  We were overwhelmed by your generosity and kindness. May  we take this opportunity to wish you all a happy, healthy New Year. The children have come back into school brilliantly after the…

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