This week in Reception, we have been learning all about snails. The boys and girls have enjoyed collecting objects from our outdoor area to make a safe home for snails. We have also had some fantastic independent writing about snail facts.
A massive thank you to everyone who attended our food festival this year, once again it was a great success! There were lots of delicious food stalls, activities and even some beautiful weather throughout the afternoon. The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves, indulging in the weather, some footb
This week in Reception the boys and girls have been writing instructions on how to make a fruit kebab. The children enjoyed eating their healthy snack at snack time. We also enjoyed reading the story ‘Oliver’s Fruit Salad’ and talking about our favourite fruit. The children planted some strawberry p
Reception had a fantastic day at the farm on Thursday. They carried out a number of activities including holding rabbits and baby chicks, feeding Rocky the Ram and the rest of his friends, grooming Summer the donkey, washing Bob the pig and a very exciting tractor ride to visit the cows and their ca
The boys and girls read the story Oliver’s Vegetables and talked about the vegetables that Oliver tried from his Grandpa’s vegetable patch. The children tried some cooked and raw vegetables and talked about which vegetable was their favourite. We made a tally chart of everyone’s favourite vegetable.
The boys and girls have enjoyed learning about the artist Andy Goldsworthy, we talked about how he uses natural objects to create sculptures. After reading the story ‘What the Ladybird Heard’ we also talked about the natural objects that you would find on a farm. The boys and girls then went outside
After reading the book ‘What the Ladybird Heard’ the boys and girls have enjoyed carrying out some activities based around the book. We have painted paper plate ladybirds and designed our very own version of the map that ‘Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len’ used to try and steal the fine prize cow!
Look at these amazing eggs! A massive well done to all of our boys and girls who have taken part in our Easter egg competition! All of the children have clearly worked really hard on their eggs, using a lot of fantastic designs and creativity. Who knew there were so many different ways to use eggs!
The children in Reception have been very busy this week with their Easter activities. We have been cork printing baby lambs, Lego printing on Easter eggs to make different patterns, making chocolate Easter biscuits and counting chocolate Easter eggs. The play dough even smelt of chocolate! We co