Articles by: Mrs Lewis

Once upon a time in Reception

All the children are highly engaged in this terms topic on traditional tales. We have spent the last few weeks acting out stories including The Three Bears, The Three Pigs and the Three Billy Goats Gruff. As well as being lots of fun this has been an effective way to […]

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Happy New Year

Dear Parents, Carers and Friends of Reception class, Happy New Year to you all. I hope you have enjoyed the holiday break and that your children are rested, ready and raring to learn. A huge thank you to all for the kind and thoughtful gifts of flowers, chocolates, cards, decorations […]

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Hello from Reception

Welcome all. What an eventful few weeks we’ve had in Reception. You’ll all be pleased to know that the children are settling beautifully and are already managing their new full daily routine and lunch time in the dining hall.Thank you all parents who are helping them learn to use cutlery […]

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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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