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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Reception Search for Santa!

Reception had a magical morning yesterday visiting Birches Valley.  We followed the Stickman trail and discovered Stickman’s family and his Family Tree.  On our travels, we passed the Gruffalo and also discovered a Fairy Forest, with magical money and fairy dust!  We then made our way through the magical grotto …

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YR Homework Week Ending 9.12.16

Homework for the next week is to try and explore at least 2 different books that have been allocated on Bug Club!  Log in details can be found in your child’s Reading Diary.  Please also continue to practise the Tricky Words that have been sent home so far, as well …

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Maths Mastery in YR!

Over the past few weeks, Reception have been learning about different numbers.  This week saw the turn of number 6!  We used egg boxes to think about different ways of making 6 and then practised different combinations using our tens frames. We were very good at thinking about one more …

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YR Family Phonics Activity Session

On Thursday, we welcomed lots of very important visitors (including Mrs Guest, our Year Group Governor) into our classrooms! We all enjoyed an afternoon taking part in lots of different phonics-based activities.  Thank you all so much for attending, it was lovely to see so many of you! Homework for this week …

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Reception Support Children in Need!

  Homework for this week is for your child to practise and learn their words for our Christmas Production in a loud, clear voice.  Many thanks in advance. Reception have had a great day supporting Children in Need.  They wore spotty or Children in Need tops and made a donation.  …

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Poppy Day!

Week Ending 11.11.16 Reception have had a busy week learning about 2D shapes, Room on the Broom and, of course, Poppy Day!   The children have produced some lovely art work! Homework for this week is to complete a 2D shape hunt around your home and to record the number …

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Reception Celebrate Diwali!

This week, YR have had great fun learning all about Diwali, the Festival of Light! We began the week by thinking of questions we would like to know the answer to, related to Diwali – we have worked hard to discover the answers over the course of the week. We …

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