Thursday 16 May 2019

Box Moor Trust Trip

Reception Class had a fantastic trip to The Box Moor Trust this week. We went pond dipping, mini beast hunting and even managed to find The Gruffalo in the woods!

Group photo on the paddock
We found all of the clues hidden in the woods… and finally The Gruffalo!
Mini beast hunting
Sorting our mini beasts
Ready for pond dipping
Pond dipping in action!
Thank you to The Box Moor Trust and to all of our staff and parent helpers!
Thursday 25 October 2018

Autumn

Week Commencing: 22nd October 2018

This week we have been learning all about Autumn. We have had the opportunity to complete lots of Autumn activities during CIP. We have done some leaf threading, conker counting, tree printing, conker rolling and transient art . We also went on an Autumn walk around the school grounds collecting a range of different coloured natural items.

                   

Our Autumn Walk:

 

 

Thursday 25 October 2018

“Leaf Man goes where the wind blows”

Week Commencing: 22nd October 2018

This week we have been reading the story ‘Leaf Man’. After hearing the story we used leaves and other natural materials we found as part of our homework to make our own Leaf Man and Leaf Girl pictures.

 

Thursday 25 October 2018

Owl Babies

Week Commencing: 15th October 2018

This week we have been reading the story ‘Owl Babies’. During Literacy we acted out the story in small groups. During CIP we also did some ‘Owl Babies’ activities.

      

Wednesday 17 October 2018

GB Athlete James Arnott

Wednesday 10th October 2018

Today the school had a visit from James Arnott. James won a silver medal in the para commonwealth games for athletics. We had an assembly and learnt about James and his successes, then we had a workshop. During the workshop with year 6 we got to look at his medals, his running shoes and ask him some questions. James then got us to do a range of exercises to keep us fit.

Wednesday 17 October 2018

Peace at Last

Week Commencing: 8th October 2018

This week we have been reading the story ‘Peace at Last’. One of our activities during literacy was to make our own bears. During CIP we also did some ‘Peace at Last’ activities.

Wednesday 17 October 2018

Repeating Patterns

Week Commencing: 8th October 2018

This week in maths we have been learning about repeating patterns. We have made patterns using a range of objects and resources from around the classroom.

       

    

Wednesday 17 October 2018

Harvest Festival

Monday 8th October 2018

Today we went to St George’s Church to do our Harvest Assembly. Our KS1 assembly was all about different vegetables. As a class we did vegetable printing crowns and learnt a song called ‘The Farmer Plants a Seed’. We all sung ‘Dingle, Dangle Scarecrow’, ‘Big, Red Combine Harvester’ and ‘The Vegetable Song’.

Wednesday 17 October 2018

The Gruffalo

Week Commencing: 26th September 2018

This week we have been reading the story ‘The Gruffalo’. In our groups we story mapped the story on large pieces of paper. During CIP we also did lots of Gruffalo activities.

                 

Wednesday 17 October 2018

Settling into our new school…

Week Commencing: 10th September 2018

We have been getting to know one another and making new friends. We have also have the opportunity to explore our new classroom and the school. It has been a little bit scary but very exciting!!

    

Monday 10 September 2018

Welcome to Pixies!

Welcome to all the children joining us in reception.