Old Macdonald

We had an amazing day at Greenland's Farm today! We saw so many different animals including: cows, sheep, owls and alpacas. We also had a great time bouncing on the air pillow and playing in the play barn. We also took part in a seed planting workshop where we planted our own mustard seeds to take…

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A Trip to the Castle

We have an exciting (and very tiring) day! We walked all the way from school to the castle and back again! Whilst at the castle, we looked at some of it features like battlements, portcullis and the arrow slits. We also completed some observational drawings of the castle. The most exciting thing…

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Dress Up Day!

We have had an amazing day dressed up as some of our favourite characters! We had Jack from Jack in the Beanstalk, King Arthur and even the Queen of Hearts. We also had several princess', Peter Pan and even Mirabel from Encanto (we didn't talk about Bruno!). Well done to reception for all your…

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Our New Friends!

Yesterday, we had a very exciting surprise for us in our outdoor area! We have some tadpoles! We were so excited and learnt all about their life cycle and how they start as eggs, turn into tadpoles, then froglets and finally, frogs! We can't wait to see them grow up into adult frogs. We would like…

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The Sun is Here!

We have been making the most out of the beautiful weather this week in Reception. We have had an amazing time playing in our outdoor area. We have been making surf boards and cars, having tea parties and been using the pipes to move water around. We have been using our communication skills and…

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Reception Sponsored Walk

Well done to all of Reception who completed their sponsored walk for Ukraine! I am very proud that they whole class managed to walk 10 laps of the playground! We have also been making cards for the people of Ukraine and praying for peace in their country.

 

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Pancakes!

This week we learnt all about how pancake day is celebrated across the UK. Our favourite thing that learnt was that in Wales, they kick tin cans down the road to remember putting away the post and pans when people fasted. We then got to eat our very own pancakes that were made fresh. We squeezed…

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Teddy Bear Hospital

Reception have been lucky enough to have a visit from the Teddy Bear hospital this week. We had some lovely student doctors come in to school and teach us all about germs and how to stay fit and healthy. They also helped our sick teddy bears to get better. We were able to use their stethoscopes to…

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Chinese New Year

This week was Chinese New Year and in Reception, we have been celebrating in lots of ways. We made Chinese Dragons and lanterns. We also tried some Chinese food. Some of the foods we liked and some we didn't but we all did a great job of trying the new things. 

 

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Animal Encounters!

We had a really exciting morning! Jungle John came to visit our class. He brought with him lots of minibeasts for us to have a a look at. Some of us were even brave enough to hold them. We looked at a sleeping butterfly, a stick insect, a hissing cockroach and a millipede. The most exciting thing…

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