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Welcome to the Reception Class!

 

Our Class Teacher is Miss Leanne MacPhail

Our Nursery Nurse is Mrs Kathryn Plimsaul

Our Teaching Assistant is Mrs Lynette Walker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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This week we were visited by some baby chicks!

Our Class Trip to Box Moor Trust!

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We used our own maps to direct the beebots in our computing lesson.

Geography Day and Stay and Play

Red Nose Day Fun!

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On Wednesday we went litter picking to clean up our school!

On Wednesday we went litter picking to clean up our school! 1
On Wednesday we went litter picking to clean up our school! 2
On Wednesday we went litter picking to clean up our school! 3
On Wednesday we went litter picking to clean up our school! 4
On Wednesday we went litter picking to clean up our school! 5
On Wednesday we went litter picking to clean up our school! 6
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On Wednesday we went litter picking to clean up our school! 8
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Reading Week and World Book Day

Shrove Tuesday- Making Pancakes

Child-initiated Learning Challenges - 10th March 2017

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For National Storytelling Week, we acted out the story of 'Count to 10 with a Mouse'. We also enjoyed listening to stories written by Year 4.

Well done to all of the children who made a musical instrument at home!

Well done to all of the children who made a musical instrument at home! 1
Well done to all of the children who made a musical instrument at home! 2
Well done to all of the children who made a musical instrument at home! 3
Well done to all of the children who made a musical instrument at home! 4
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This week we have been celebrating Chinese New Year!

This week we celebrated 'Winnie the Pooh Day'. We read lots of Winnie the Pooh stories, wrote our own books, went on a bee hunt and even tasted some bread and honey!

Inter-class Sports Week

On Monday we had lots of fun reading with year 6!

Stay and Play- Reading with Parents

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Reception Class won the 'Superstar Award' for the third week in a row!

Reception Class won the 'Superstar Award' for the third week in a row! 1

Child-initiated Learning

Andy Goldworthy- Art in the Woods!

Reception Class got the 'Superstar Award'!

Reception Class got the 'Superstar Award'! 1

In PE we have been learning to do gymnastics!

We have been exploring different apps on the ipads!

Child-initiated Learning- WC 3rd October

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We had great fun this week visiting Australia in our drama workshop!

Roald Dahl Week- The Enormous Crocodile

Roald Dahl Week- The Enormous Crocodile 1

Our Learning Journey Last Year

Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources.

Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 1
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 2
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 3
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 4
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 5
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 6
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 7
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 8
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 9
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 10
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 11
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 12
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 13
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 14
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 15
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 16
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 17
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 18
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 19
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 20
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 21
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 22
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 23
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 24
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 25
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 26
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 27
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 28
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 29
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 30
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 31
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 32
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 33
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 34
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 35
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 36
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 37
Our outdoor learning area is so much fun! Here are some pictures of us using some of our wonderful new resources. 38

Today we were very lucky to meet some lovely little chicks that have just hatched!

The Queen's Birthday celebrations

Reception Art Advert

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This week the children have been working really hard writing super sentences!

We have loved learning outdoors this week, with our exciting new resources!

Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning!

Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 1
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Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 3
Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 4
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Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 7
Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 8
Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 9
Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 10
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Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 12
Reception and Year 5 enjoyed 'Buddy Reading' this morning! 13
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On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets.

On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 1
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 2
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 3
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 4
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 5
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 6
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 7
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 8
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 9
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 10
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 11
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 12
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 13
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 14
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 15
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 16
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 17
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 18
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 19
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 20
On Thursday we had a special visitor from the Blue Cross. Our visitor talked to us about how to look after our pets. 21

RE Day- A Celebration of Festivals

We learnt lots on 'The Happy Egg Bus!'

We have had great fun supporting Sports Relief 2016!

Reading Week At The Library!

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Our role play is an 'Emergency Rescue Centre'. We have had lots of fun learning about how to help people and we were even visited by a nurse who talked to us about her job.

Skipping Workshop

Celebrating Chinese New Year!

Our Wonderful Writing!

Phonics Stay and Play

Phonics Stay and Play 1 Using Phoneme Frames
Phonics Stay and Play 2 Using Phoneme Frames
Phonics Stay and Play 3 Using Phoneme Frames
Phonics Stay and Play 4 Using Phoneme Frames
Phonics Stay and Play 5 Alphabet Bingo
Phonics Stay and Play 6 Phonic Puzzles
Phonics Stay and Play 7 Phonic Puzzles

Celebrating Winnie the Pooh Day

All about the number...

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We have been writing about how to look after pets.

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Child-initiated Learning- 8th January 2016

Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November)

Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 1 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 2 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 3 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 4 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 5 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 6 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 7 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 8 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 9 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 10 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 11 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 12 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 13 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 14 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 15 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 16 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!
Today's PE Lesson (Monday 23rd November) 17 We had lots of fun using the PE apparatus!

This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities

This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 1 Cube patterns using the tweezers.
This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 2 Cube patterns using the tweezers.
This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 3 Cube patterns using the tweezers.
This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 4 Observational painting.
This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 5 Threading.
This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 6 Threading.
This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 7 Practising letter formation.
This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 8 Practising letter formation.
This week's 'Busy Fingers' activities 9 Observational painting.

Phonics Fun!

We're off to see the Wizard....

Bonfire Night Art Work

Bonfire Night Art Work 1

Art work inspired by Andy Goldsworthy.

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Drama Workshop

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Science Week

Science Week 1 Inside a bubble!
Science Week 2 Inside a bubble!

Show and Tell

Meet the Teacher Information

Homework

 

Reading – children should read aloud to an adult at home at least 5 times a week. Please record this in your child's reading record. The reading record and reading book should be in school every day.

 

Phonics- children should be reviewing each sound in their phonics book with an adult. New phonemes will be added to the book on a Friday.

 

Family Learning- Children should complete the activity set by the following Wednesday, when books will be collected in. Please support your child with each activity set.

 

Remember!

There are many stickers, stamps and certificates as rewards for reading and completed homework, so keep going and try your best.

Jolly Phonics Letter Mat- Supports Writing

Jolly Phonics Songs

Jolly Phonics Letters and Sounds Teaching Sequence

Phonics- Articulation of Phonemes

A useful video clip showing the correct 'pure' pronounciation of phonemes (units of sound).

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