Reception

Autumn walks and exciting discoveries

Last week we learned how to write our own story based on the ‘Bear Hunt’ and this week some children have independently gone off to write their own stories. Ella is off on a ‘Fish Hunt’ and Elodie has written about a ‘Jelly-fish Hunt’.      What a wonderful day we have […]

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This week in Reception Class

We have had such a busy week with so much fun and excitement. On Monday and Tuesday we harvested tomatoes, celery, apples and many herbs from our Early Years garden. We created amazing observational drawings of the fruit and vegetables that are harvested at this time of year, looking carefully […]

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Welcome to the Reception Blog

Welcome to the Reception blog. What a fabulous first few weeks it has been. We are learning so much about ourselves and our bodies, what they look like on the inside and the outside. We have a particular fascination with our bones and Sid the skeleton has shown us how […]

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IN CELEBRATION OF OUR WONDERFUL PARENTS

  We have been so blessed in Reception this term with so many parents coming in to help in so very many ways. Alongside the day to day stream of readers and odd job helpers we have had some more specialised help too. As a follow up to our hair […]

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Reception – Eggs, Easter and the Holidays

  Oh my goodness how time flies. Tomorrow we break for the Easter holidays and I still haven’t mentioned the fabulous International Day way back on the 7th of March. We were so fortunate to have Rafaelle’s Mum and Dad come into school and share some of the delicious Moldovan […]

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Fair Trade Week

We are having a fantastic time telling stories in Reception. Last week we focused on the Three Bears and Little Red Riding Hood. We built their cottage and acted out the stories. We also designed and built lots of furniture for the classroom teddies to use. We made porridge and […]

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