EYFS News

This week we have talked about remembrance day. In English we have been pretending to be soldiers writing letters to our families. We have made our own medals and designed own poppies, using different types of materials. This morning we paid our respects by taking part in a 2 minute silence at 11 ‘o’ clock. …

Please see attached letter regarding our Muddy Puddle day that will be taking place in school in the next few weeks. The aim of this day is to focus on our outdoor learning bringing nature to inspire the children’s learning.   Muddy puddle letter Nove 2020

Reception Homework

Welcome back to a new term. The children have had a great first week back. Our new topic is all about different ‘Celebrations.’ This term also sees the start of us introducing homework. This can be found either on the school website or Google Classroom. Each week we will set an English or Maths task. These …

This term our new topic is Celebrations. Our topic has started with a bang, as we have celebrated Bonfire Night. We talked about why we have Bonfire Night, made our own breadstick sparklers, created our own rockets and fireworks. We have even launched our own rockets in the playground. What a blast!           

The children have had a fantastic half-term and have adjusted to the new rules and their new environment. They have played and shared many stories with us and have settled well. Thank you for all of your lovely comments and patience (in terms of pick-ups and drop-offs). We appreciate everybody working together on this. Over …

Over the past  few weeks we have started to spot letters in and around our classroom. We have loved looking at books and we are starting to recognise some letter sounds. We have also learnt that letters create meaning and they can make words to help us tell a story. During our phonic sessions we …

Today we listened to different types of music. We heard sounds that were loud and quiet. We also talked about how we could make with our voices load and quiet. We then looked at  sounds around the environment and sorted them into a set of  loud and quiet sounds. We made up some fantastic tunes …

Over this half term we have learnt a lot about ‘Ourselves.’ We have settled well in to our new school environment, made new friends, talked about our families and celebrated how unique we all are.  Today we made our own little faces talking about all the different features. We then used different types of media …

Tonight your child will bring home a library book for you to share with them over the weekend. In addition to this, your child will also bring home a reading scheme book. These are currently picture books to encourage you to talk about the stories. Within these books, there is a parent guide that enables …

This week we have looked and talked about the sense of sight, sound, smell, taste and touch. We have completed little experiments to find out how some of these work. We tasted lots of different foods and found that some were sour, bitter, salty and sweet. We have also used our sense of touch. We …
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