Sunday 8 May 2022

Caterpillar Update

Our caterpillars have been getting bigger and bigger!

Sunday 8 May 2022

Numbers to 20

In maths we have been learning about numbers to 20 and beyond. We played a game ‘first to 20’, the children raced two animals to 20 by rolling a dice.

Sunday 8 May 2022

Games

We have started our ‘games’ unit in PE.

Sunday 8 May 2022

Caterpillar Update

Our caterpillars have been growing!

Sunday 8 May 2022

Map Work

We have been looking at different maps. As a class we made a large floor map. The children drew pictures of their houses and other buildings they wanted on the map.

Sunday 24 April 2022

Class Caterpillars

Our class caterpillars have arrived. We are looking forward to watching them change over the next few weeks.

Sunday 24 April 2022

Repeating Patterns

In maths we have been looking at repeating patterns. We have looked at shape, colour, movement and picture patterns. ABAB, ABB, AAB etc. We made colour repeating pattern necklaces.

Sunday 24 April 2022

Spring Welly Walk

We have been learning about the signs of spring. We went on a spring welly walk. We saw blossom, insects, buds, leaves, flowers and it was a nice sunny, warm day.

Monday 21 March 2022

Piet Mondrian

We have been learning about the artist Piet Mondrian. We painted a picture similar to Piet Mondrian’s using primary colours.

Monday 21 March 2022

Daffodils

We have been drawing and painting daffodil pictures.

Monday 21 March 2022

Healthy Teeth

We have been learning about how to keep our teeth healthy.

Monday 21 March 2022

People Who Help Us

We have started our topic ‘People Who Help Us’ and have been looking at the different jobs these people do.

Monday 21 March 2022

Height

In maths we have been learning about height. Using the phrases shorter than and taller than. We used different resources to measure how tall.

Monday 21 March 2022

World Book Day

As a whole school we read the book ‘Couch Potato’ for our World Book Day focus. We completed lots of book related activities – book marks, book scavenger hunt, book covers and making potato people. We also painted a sunset picture using potatoes, copying one of the illustrations in the book.

Monday 21 March 2022

Easter

In RE we have been learning about Easter. We have learnt about the Easter story and sequenced the pictures.

Monday 28 February 2022

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

We have made bridges for the goats to cross using construction toys and playdough trolls.

Monday 28 February 2022

Capacity

In maths we have been learning about capacity.

Monday 28 February 2022

Mental Health Week

For mental health week as a school we are making care packages for the elderly. As a class we are making salt dough decorations.

Monday 28 February 2022

PSHE Working Together

We worked in pairs to make a model sharing the construction resources.

Monday 28 February 2022

Our Bean Plants…

Look at how big our plants have got!

Monday 28 February 2022

Chinese New Year

We have been learning about Chinese New Year. We made lanterns, dragons and painted Chinese numbers.

Monday 28 February 2022

Weddings

In RE we have been learning about different types of weddings.

Monday 28 February 2022

Winter

We have been learning about the signs of winter. We went on a winter welly walk.

Monday 28 February 2022

Triangles and Squares

In maths we have been learning about the numeral 4. We used rectangles and squares to make house pictures.

Monday 28 February 2022

We’re going on a shape hunt…

In maths we went on a square and rectangle shape hunt using shape magnifying glasses.

Monday 28 February 2022

5 Ways to Wellbeing

We attended a 5 ways to wellbeing workshop.

Monday 28 February 2022

I-Pads

We used the ‘Bee-Bot’ app to practice programming.

Monday 28 February 2022

Planting Broad Beans

After listening to the story ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ we planted our own broad beans.

Monday 28 February 2022

Christmas Festivities

Christmas jumper day, carol concert and Christmas dinner.

Monday 28 February 2022

PE

Fundamentals to PE

Monday 28 February 2022

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Decorating the class tree.

Monday 28 February 2022

Diwali

Painting our diva lamps.

Monday 28 February 2022

Nativity Rehearsal

We started rehearsals for our KS1 nativity ‘A King is Born’.

Monday 28 February 2022

Autumn

Leaf threading and making bird feeders.

Monday 28 February 2022

Number 4

Looking for different ways to show 4.

Monday 28 February 2022

PE

Fundamental Movements in PE

Monday 28 February 2022

PE

Introduction to PE.

Monday 28 February 2022

Remembrance Day

We have learnt about Remembrance Day.

Monday 28 February 2022

Circles and Triangles

In maths we have been learning about the numbers 1, 2 and 3. We used circles (1side) and triangles (3sides) to make face pictures.

Monday 28 February 2022

Diwali

We made diva lamps after learning about Diwali, ‘The festival of light.’

Monday 28 February 2022

Leaf Man

We read the book ‘Leaf Man’ and made our own leaf pictures.

Monday 28 February 2022

Autumn

We have been learning about the signs of autumn. We went on an autumn welly walk.

Monday 28 February 2022

Halloween and Bonfire Night

Lots of Halloween and Bonfire Night activities.

Monday 28 February 2022

Number 2 and 3

In maths we have been looking at different ways to show 2 and 3.

Monday 28 February 2022

Owl Babies

We have been reading the story ‘Owl Babies’.

Monday 28 February 2022

Repeating Patterns

We have been making repeating patterns in maths.

Monday 28 February 2022

The Gruffalo

We have been reading the story ‘The Gruffalo’

Monday 28 February 2022

Threading

We have threaded the initial letters for our names. This helps us to practice our fine motor skills.

Monday 28 February 2022

Sorting by size

In maths we have been sorting objects by size. Big and small and ordering items from the shortest to the tallest.

Monday 28 February 2022

Harvest

As a whole class we have been learning about apples for Harvest. We tried different apples and said which ones we did and did not like.

Monday 28 February 2022

Sorting and Matching

In maths we have been working on sorting and matching different items.

Monday 28 February 2022

Painting Self Portraits

We painted self portraits to display in the classroom.

Monday 28 February 2022

PE

We have started PE lessons.

Monday 28 February 2022

Welcome to Reception Class…

We have been getting to know each other and settling into our new school routines.