Reception

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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HAPPY CHRISTMAS

What a wonderful few weeks full of Christmas sparkle. Now that the nativity has been acted, the cards written, the presents painted, the classroom decorated and the party food demolished it’s time to say goodbye to you all ’til next year. A huge thank you to one and all for […]

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Science Week in reception

What a fantastic week of exploring, predicting, testing, observing and hypothesising. Actually that’s a pretty normal week during our ‘Explore and Learn’ time in Reception class however this week had the added focus of looking at Christmas science. As we have been studying light over the past few weeks we […]

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Hello from Reception

Hello all. Before I try to capture the last few weeks I just want to thank you all for your kindness and compassion over the last few weeks. The flowers and card are beautiful and gratefully received. Another week has flashed by and has been filled with more amazing work. […]

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It’s Harvest Time

Hi everyone. This week we’ve been busy scouring the school grounds to harvest any plants which may be useful to us. The children delighted in scrambling under the bushes to retrieve the last of the fallen apples. We found an abundance of pears in Copping’s Corner along with raspberries and […]

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