Author: Nicky Richardson


18th January 2019

What a busy week we have had in Reception.  We were so proud of the children on Wednesday at their Pizza assembly. The pizzas were delicious and they performed their rhyme and song brilliantly.  Today we have had phonics drop in and our maths course.  The children love working with their mums…

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Posted on 18 January 2019

Category: EYFS- Reception

21st December 2018

Yesterday we had our Christmas party and the children enjoyed playing lots of party games, such as pass the parcel, musical statues and musical chairs. We were also very excited to have a special visit from Santa.  Take a look at the photos below.

I can't believe we have come to the end of…

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Posted on 21 December 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

23rd November 2018

This week we have been learning about robots.  We have read the story "Harry and the Robots" and we have made our amazing cardboard box robots.   We have used the "bee bot" robot to learn how to program it to move  and, lastly,  we have written about our own robots that we made.

Mrs Culshaw &…

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Posted on 23 November 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

18th October 2018

We had a wonderful time in the woods on Monday. We learnt all about the different leaves on the trees and looked at all the different colours in Autumn.  We found conkers and their shells.

Mrs Culshaw & Mrs Chandler

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Posted on 18 October 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

12th October 2018

The children were very excited to begin learning letter sounds and have had lots of fun doing so.

This week we started phase 2 phonics. We learnt the sounds s, a, t, p. We thought of words containing these sounds and learnt some actions to help us remember them. We played I spy games and also…

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Posted on 12 October 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

5th October 2018

This week in reception the children have been working hard to develop their fine motor skills. Every morning when the children come into school they take part in a "funky finger" activity. Take a look at the photos to see the types of activities  we do.  These skills really help us to write and…

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Posted on 5 October 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

28th September2018

We have had another very busy week.  The children have settled into school amazingly well, you should be very proud of them.   We have been counting and recognising numbers, learning about the Jewish Festival of Sukkot and practising writing our names.  The children have all now been given their…

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Posted on 28 September 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

21st September 2018

We have had an amazing first full week at school.

Please have a look at our photographs.

Mrs Culshaw & Mrs Chandler

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Posted on 21 September 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

14th September 2018

We enjoyed our lunch at school!

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Posted on 14 September 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

7th September 2018

We enjoyed our first lunch at school!

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Posted on 7 September 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

6th July 2018

Reception have had a fantastic time today!

This morning we made our own jam sandwiches and decorated a paw print biscuit and this afternoon we went across to the school field for our Teddy Bears Picnic.

We played games and had our picnic before returning to school.

Mrs Culshaw & Mrs…

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Posted on 6 July 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception

18th May 2018

This week in Reception we have read the story of "The Very Busy Spider" and I was extremely impressed with some of the children's writing, retelling the story.  They are trying really hard to use their phonics when spelling words and to make sure their handwriting is neat and letters formed…

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Posted on 18 May 2018

Category: EYFS- Reception