Author: Miss Simpson


Safer Internet Day

 

As part of our work on Safer Internet Day the local PCSO's came to visit Key Stage 1. They talked with the children about staying safe online. The children asked insightful questions and listened carefully to the answers. 

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Posted on 13 February 2019

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Class 1 , Class 2

Chinese New Year In Class R

Happy Chinese New Year

 

This week the children have enjoyed celebrating Chinese New Year. The children listened to the story of the 'Great Race'. They were not impressed with the sneaky rat! The children watched clips of the dragon and lion dances and even had a go at performing our own in…

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Posted on 13 February 2019

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Parts of a car

Exploring a car

 

Despite the frosty weather, the children have enjoyed going out to visit Miss Simpson's car. They have popped the bonnet and had a look at what is hidden underneath. They were especially interested in the battery and the engine. The children have looked around the car and…

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Posted on 4 February 2019

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Winter Explorer Day

WINTER IS COMING

 

Today Class R have enjoyed taking part in a winter explorer day. They began the day by discussing things they know about winter. The class then prepared for going outside. We used the top field and in our key worker groups we built dens. Each group selected an area they…

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Posted on 16 January 2019

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Cooking

Making biscuits

 

Today the children had a lovely time making biscuits. They rolled out the dough using the rolling pins before using the cutters to cut their biscuits. The children worked hard making sure the dough wasn't rolled too thin. They were really pleased with their finished…

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Posted on 15 January 2019

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Edward Elf

A big welcome to Edward Elf

This week has seen the arrival of our very own class elf. Edward Elf kindly brought a book for us to share in Class R called, My letter to Santa. The children have really enjoyed listening to the story and were eager to begin writing their own letters to Santa. In…

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Posted on 5 December 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Christingle

This week Class R has taken part in a Christingle service led by the Reverend Morgan. The children were enthusiastic to learn about the different parts that made up a Christingle. Having taken part in the service some of the children decided to make their own Christingles at the playdough table.…

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Posted on 5 December 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Children In Need

Wear Something Spotty For Children In Need

 

The children in Class R enjoyed taking part in Children In Need Day. They wore their own spotty clothes and had great fun learning about Pudsey Bear. The children created some lovely pictures and some even tried to write Pudsey Bear…

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Posted on 16 November 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Remembrance Day

 We Will Remember.

 

 

This week the children took part in a whole school assembly about Remembrance Day. They listened really well and were eager to make some poppy pictures. We used our printing skills to create some fantastic poppy pictures.

 

 

The children also…

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Posted on 14 November 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Bonfire Night

POP! BANG! FIZZ!

 

This week we were so excited to invite our parents into the classroom for a 'Stay and play' session. We have had a lovely time creating chocolate apples for Bonfire night. We have also enjoyed making firework pictures and writing numbers in the colourful sand.

 

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Posted on 5 November 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Autumn Explorers

We have really enjoyed exploring signs of Autumn. The children explored around the school grounds and collected items linked to Autumn. They had fun in the outdoor classroom and were especially pleased to spot a pumpkin growing in the planters.

 

The children have really playing parachute…

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Posted on 17 October 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception

Settling In

We are so proud of how quickly the children have settled into school life. They are becoming more confident using the different resources in the indoor and outdoor classrooms and they are enjoying exploring what they can do with them.

The children are working together and getting to know…

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Posted on 3 October 2018

Category: Reception Class

Tags: Reception