Welcome to Year 1

We’re really looking forward to teaching our new classes in September and getting to know all the children. In preparation for the new term, please take a look through the powerpoint below, which contains some useful information.

Reception 9.7.21

This week we enjoyed eating the potatoes we had grown and harvested. We boiled them up and tried the two varieties; the Organic Bamboo and Casablanca! We spent the week learning all about elephants and Oak class created some amazing pictures!

Reception 2.7.21

The children finally got to harvest the potatoes we have been growing. It was great fun foraging for them! Now, I wonder how we are going to eat them? Lots of fun was had in the space role play this week and children enjoyed creating aliens in a range of different media.

Life’s a beach in Reception!

Oak and Ash had a break from space and spent the afternoon at the beach! We talked about the kinds of things you could see and do there and spent the afternoon trying them things out. They sunbathed, fished in ‘rock pools’ made sand castles and flags, made seagulls, studied shell and fossils, put on … Read more

What a week in Reception!

Oak and Ash class have had lots of great experiences this week. For their ‘Well-Being’ day they had the opportunity to be super active and have fun with Rising Stars. There was an inflatable pirate ship slide, a bouncy castle, archery and full size hungry hippos!! Later in the week the children had a virtual … Read more

Brush, brush, brush your teeth!

In Oak class we have been learning how to look after our teeth. We sorted food and drink into two groups …. good for our teeth and bad for our teeth. We learnt how we should brush our teeth properly and for how long. We discussed what it is like to visit the dentist and … Read more

Reception 28.5.21

Reception have continued to work hard this half term. They have enjoyed lots of different activities to choose from in their own learning time and have continued learning about minibeasts. They listened to a story about a little girl with multi-coloured glasses and then got the chance to make their own glasses with different coloured … Read more

Reception 30.4.21

Oak and Ash have been very energetic this week. They have had time on space hoppers, trikes, and stilts and PE has been indoor athletics. To finish the week they all took part in a sponsered skip by completing a circuit of skipping based activities.

Spring time in Reception

The children have been enjoying Spring time and starting to learn about minibeasts. They have learnt all about butterflies and snails so far! They have been busy making and creating.