Articles by: Mrs Lewis

History in the making and Wonderful Wild Arts

Thank you so much everyone for your amazing contributions to our collection of things from long ago. Your children now share a great appreciation for how difficult simple tasks such as washing and cleaning were to achieve in the days before electricity.They have scrubbed clothes on a wash board and […]

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Reception Adventure at Shepreth Wildlife Park

It was like stepping back in time visiting the calm, wooded park with a stream running through. We were met by tiny little prairie dogs diving into their hilltop homes before heading off to visit the many enclosures. Everyone had a great time and all managed to touch a furry […]

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It’s all gone Space and Wedding mad in Reception

Hello all and welcome to another week in Reception. We are all super excited to share our learning about Space with you tomorrow at our collective worship. The children have done all the research by looking in books and browsing the internet sites on space. Inspired by the recent royal […]

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Spring has finally sprung in Reception class

What a gorgeous week we’re having. Thank you so much everyone for remembering hats and water bottles. We are still on the look out for Bobby’s jumper so if anyone finds they have inadvertently picked it up, please could you drop it back to school. Well we have gone baby […]

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Happy Easter from Reception

What an eventful last day we have had. The children sang beautifully and remembered the actions to the ‘Great Big God’ song in Church this morning and showed off their amazing Easter Gardens where they placed Jesus in the tomb and rolled a rock in front. It was a very […]

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The eggs have arrived

Just a quick message to say the Living eggs have arrived and will hopefully hatch on Wednesday or Thursday. They are currently keeping cozy and warm at 37 deg C in their incubator. When hatched we will transfer them to the brooding box (24 – 48 hours later) where they […]

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Books Galore

A huge thank you to all for your sterling efforts in dressing your children for book day. What an exciting start to that day with a Skype link to an Author in New Zealand. The children responded really positively to Mark Wilkinson (Mrs Taylor’s nephew) and loved listening to his […]

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Spring has not quite sprung!

Welcome back one and all. It was lovely to catch up with you last week at parent’s evenings. Thank you from the team for all your support. We still need someone to hear readers on a Friday and now on a Wednesday so if you have a spare hour on […]

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Once Upon A Time in Reception Class…part 2

This weeks focus was on The Gingerbread Man. We managed to measure and mix ingredients to make our gingerbread men  but sadly I left them in the oven a wee bit too long and a few had very charcoal like backs. All the children thought it smelt like toast so […]

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Once Upon A time in Reception Class

The children are loving acting out the traditional tales such as ‘The Three Little Pigs’ and ‘Goldilocks and The Three Bears’ and many have memorised a few of the stories. Ask them to act out The Three Bears rap. I’m sure they will oblige. There has also been much enthusiasm […]

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