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Reception

March 13, 2020

With Mother’s Day approaching fast we have started to paint pictures of our Mummies. We have been thinking about facial features including the colouring of hair, eyes and skin. In ICT we have used a paint programme to design our own wrapping paper. We have been focussing on telling the time this week in Maths, […]

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Visit to Bocketts Farm

March 6, 2020

Reception had a fantastic trip to Bocketts Farm this week. We learned how to milk a goat, feed the animals with our palms flat and even had the opportunity to stroke a cockerel, rabbit and guinea pig. The tractor ride was very bumpy and the lunch was delicious!

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Reception

February 28, 2020

Reception had great fun making and flipping pancakes on Shrove Tuesday. The children were fascinated that we had a gas hot plate in the classroom and wanted how the oil made the pan non-stick. They chose lemon and sugar and chocolate buttons as fillings and rolled their own pancakes … yummy! We started our introduction […]

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Reception

February 7, 2020

We have been extremely busy over the past couple of weeks studying transport on or under the water and through the air. We celebrated Chinese New Year and really enjoyed making lanterns, hats and dragon masks. We used our chopsticks to move red and gold coloured noodles into bowls to help improve our motor skills […]

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Reception

February 4, 2020

This week we have enjoyed learning about transport by rail: our favourite activity was using Duplo to make our own train paintings. We were all given a picture of a form of transport which we had to label and then write a sentence about. Some of us had cars, others had bicycles and the rest […]

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Reception

January 17, 2020

In Art we used our wellington boots to make prints in paint and glitter. Can you spot the path we took in our corridor? In Maths, we started to learn about one more and one less. We were lucky to use Fruit Frenzy on our interactive white boards and it was very noisy fun! In […]

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Reception

January 10, 2020

Welcome back to all Reception children. There has been a constant chorus of chatter filled with excitement since we came back. The children have shared fantastic stories about their wonderful Christmas holiday and Santa seems to have spoiled everyone thoroughly this year! We have written our first holiday news this week and we all tried […]

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Reception News

December 11, 2019

This week has been beautiful weather so we went on a walk to gather leaves. We had to be selective and find leaves of different shapes, sizes and colours, comparing them along the way. In class we hunted for some of our new tricky words amongst the leaves and practised our word building skills in […]

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