YR Week Commencing 14.12.20

We are very nearly at a single figure countdown and the children are getting very excited! We are very much looking forward to lots of Christmas activities in YR over the coming few days. We will be carrying out lots of Christmas phonics and maths activities, being creative with a…

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YR Week Commencing 7.12.20

We have a very busy week ahead in Reception – even busier than normal! This week, we will continue to practise our Christmas Performance so that we are ready for ‘Lights, Camera, Action’ on Thursday! The children are doing so well and we are very proud of them all for…

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YR Week Commencing 30.11.20

Christmas is definitely on the way in Reception! We have Santa’s Grotto under development, Christmas themed small world and a new ‘Hot Chocolate Station’ in the Outside classroom! The trees will soon be dusted off and decorations put up, advent calendars are ready to go and we are practising our…

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YR Week Beginning 23.11.20

This week in Reception, we will be continuing to apply our phonic skills in our independent writing.  We will be reading ‘Dear Santa’ and starting to think about writing our letters to Father Christmas!  In Phonics, we will be learning four new sounds: j, v, w and x.  Our four new…

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YR Week Beginning 16.11.20

This week in YR, we will be celebrating and learning all about the Sikh and Hindu festival of Diwali.  The children will be taking part in a variety of different activities including dance workshops, food tasting and creating Rangoli patterns. We will also be revising all of our Phase 2…

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YR Week Beginning 9.11.20

This week in Reception, we will be thinking more about rhyming words, through the story of ‘Oi Dog!’ We will have a go at segmenting to write our own rhyming strings and rhyming captions (e.g. cat on a mat, dog on a log). In Phonics, we will be learning the…

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YR Week Beginning 2.11.20

Welcome back! We hope that you have had a restful and safe half term. We are very much looking forward to welcoming the children back this week. This week in YR, we will thinking about rhyming words, through the fantastic text ‘Oi Frog!’.  We will be identifying rhyming words, continuing…

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