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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11th May 2018

This week we have been reading the book "The Bad Tempered Ladybird" by Eric Carle.  In maths we have been learning all about doubling numbers.  We have been finding doubles using dominoes, doubling with numicon and putting spots on ladybirds then wiriting the doubling number sentence.  Some…

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4th May 2018

This week our book focus has been "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle.  We have made some amazing pictures of caterpillars and looked at the life cycle of the caterpillar.  Our class caterpillars have grown very big and we are hoping that they will soon make their chrysalis.  The children…

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27th April 2018

This week in Reception the children have had great fun learning about minibeasts using non-fiction books and the Internet.  We learnt some very interesting facts. 

Did you know that "ladybirds have 2 - 24 spots".

Later in the week we went on a minibeast hunt around the school grounds.  We…

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20th April 2018

Although the weather was poor on Tuesday for our trip to Park View in Lytham, we did have a wonderful time.

When we arrived we went to the eco pod and had our milk and fruit with a safety talk. Then we walked through the wood to the story circle, where we moved the logs and searched for some…

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Year 3 debate chocolate!

Year 3 were asked to write a discussion text.

As part of our work we had class debates and one such debate was 'whether we should or shouldn't eat chocoate?'.  It fitted in nicely with our ' Healthy Humans' topic.

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Stained Glass Windows

We have been designing our own stained glass window for our topic in RE! 

Im sure you'll agree that our results are beautiful!

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Yummy Chocolate Bars!

As part of our topic on Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Year 3 have been designing their own chocolate bars! 

They came up with their own ideas based on what they had read. Im sure you'll be impressed with their results!



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23rd March 2018

We had a fabulous time on Wednesday on our spring walk to the woods.  The children enjoyed searching for signs of Spring and learnt lots of new vocabulary.  We saw daffodils, catkins, snowdrops,  crocus, buds, shoots and saw lots of birds starting to build their nests.  We are now just hoping the…

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16th March 2018

This week in Reception we have been reading the story of Handa's Surprise.  The children loved the surprise at the end of the story and could see why Handa was surprised.  We also named the different animals and fruits in the book.  There were lots of the fruits, which the children had not tried…

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9th March 2018

This week in reception we have started a paired reading Bug Club activity.   The children were very excited when some of the junior children, including brothers and sisters, came to share books and help us with our reading.   It was great fun and lovely to see all the children from the juniors…

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2nd March 2018

What a super day we had on World Book Day in Reception.  The children looked brilliant dressed as a character from their favourite book.

Please see the photos in the photo section.

Mrs Chandler & Mrs Culshaw

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