Autumn 2: Our theme this half term is Let's Celebrate!
Autumn 2- Week 2: We had fun celebrating Aidan’s 5th Birthday! We wrote invitations, made cards and baked cakes for him. We played games at his party and sang Happy Birthday to him. Pudsey and Blush came along to his party.
Autumn 2- Week 2: Rover the dog came to visit us. We read Norris The Bear Who Shares with him and discussed friendship.
Autumn 2- Week 2: Reception are doing fantastic in PE!
Autumn 2- Week 2: Friendship Week- We have read and discussed some stories about friendship. We had a circle time about what makes a good friend: happy people, people that don't snatch, people that play with you, people that look after you, people that make you laugh, people that share, nice people and kind people. We know that we need to be kind to our friends and not hurt their feelings. We made friendship bracelets for all our friends in class.
Autumn 2- Week 1: We had fun on our autumn walk. Here are some of the observations we made: “Some trees have no leaves on them”, “The leaves have all fallen on the grass”, “It was a bit cold", “The birds are flying away to find the sun”, “The leaves are yellow, brown, orange and red”, “The squirrels must have taken all the acorns and nuts”and “The squirrels were hiding in the trees”.
Autumn 2- Week 1: Our story this week is Handa’s Surprise. We realised that we had not tasted all of the fruits from the story so Miss Keegan went to the shop and bought some of these fruits. We enjoyed looking at, preparing and tasting them.
Autumn 2- Week 1: We enjoyed discussing Bonfire Night. We tried parkin and made our own firework paintings.
Autumn 1- Week 8: We have been learning that all our families are unique and special!
Autumn 1- Week 7: This week we have been learning about Diwali- the Festival of Lights! We made Rangoli Patterns with coloured sand and chalk. We made Diva Lamps. We made some Diwali cards. We tried some Indian sweets. Our families came into class and we told them what we had learnt about Diwali. We also performed some songs to our families.
Autumn 1- Week 7: The children loved exploring our trim trail in PE!
Autumn 1- Week 5: We loved having Willow in class this afternoon for our 'Stay and Play' session.
Autumn 1- Week 5: We had a Harvest celebration in class. We discussed why we celebrate harvest and our Christian responsibility to help those less fortunate than ourselves. We thanked God for creation and the Harvest.
Autumn 1-Week 4: We had our first 'Stay and Play' session this week. We loved it!
Autumn 1- Week 4: Our story this week is Elmer.
We made a class Elmer.
The boys created an "Elmer dog".
Creating Elmer with the multi-link cubes.
Using Elmer to help us with prepositions.
Using Elmer to help us count.
Autumn 1- Week 2: We had lots of fun playing parachute games in PE!
Autumn 1- Week 1: Reception have had a fantastic first week at school!