Reception Blog

Welcome to the Reception blog. Find out what our classes have been up to lately!

Eco day!

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Today was 'Green Day' and the children dressed up in all sorts of costumes. There were lots of activities on offer related to recycing......

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...and outdoor habitats.

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This week we have also celebrated Chinese New Year.....

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....and Pancake day!

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Yummy yummy!!

Happy holidays everyone!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aliens everywhere!

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We have continued our Alien theme this week......

Aliens were hiding in the huts!!

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Aliens were made out of playdough!

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We read about Aliens in the book corner!

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We made Alien space centre's with the construction.....

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....and we played in the outer space role play!

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RG had their class assembly this week and it was brilliant - well done RG!

Aliens Love Underpants!

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It's all about the Aliens this week!

Aliens in the playdough!

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and RG received a letter from NASA asking them to investigate sightings of Aliens at Whitehouse Common, so they went on an Alien hunt!!

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Everyone has been very busy practising for our Class assemblies too

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Fun in the snow!

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We just had to let them out, and they had a great time!!

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Maths week

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What a busy first week back. We have enjoyed lots of Maths activities

Reflection and symmetry...........

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.......repeating patterns........

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and shapes.

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As well as Maths, we have enjoyed many activities for Friendship week and we have talked about, and shown each other, what makes a good friend.

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So much fun at Christmas time!

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So this was our last week of term, how it's flown. Highlight of the week was the Party when we played lots of games such as 'Pass the parcel'..........

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........and we had a very special visitor who gave the children a present each!!

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Merry Christmas to all our children and their families, enjoy, have fun and most of all, have a rest!!

Thank you for all our lovely presents, you are very kind.

Mr Potato and Christmas dinner!!

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Earlier in the week Mr Potato came in to entertain the children. He was very funny and everyone had a great time. Some of the children were asked to go up and help him........

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It was also our Christmas dinner this week. The ladies in the kitchen worked really hard to put on a delicious spread.........

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yum yum!

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The teachers helped to serve and sang some songs as well!!!!!!!

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Away in a Manger

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Coming soon to a school hall near you!!

Performances on Friday 21st December 9.30am and 2.20pm.

Bring your tissues!!!

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RD visit to Bridge School

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On Thursday afternoon, Mrs Allen, Mrs Rowney and six children from RD set off to visit the children of Bluebells class at Bridge School. Their school mini bus, driven by Dave, came to pick us up!

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When we arrived the children were just back from their lunch so we all sat around the table to welcome each other. We sang a special song and used sign language as well.

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Then it was time for the Bluebells to practise their song for their Christmas show. We sang 'Twinkle twinkle little star'.......

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....and we used instruments to beat a rhythm.........

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We had a fantastic time with the children of the Bluebells class and look forward to going back again soon. Thank you to Mark, Lyn and Miriam for making us so welcome.

Back at school now and reception have been very busy learning about 3D shapes, we have described them and built with them.

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We are also getting ready for Christmas and so we had the really important job of writing to Santa to tell him how good we have been! We also asked for some presents for Christmas!! Then it was off to the post box to deliver the letters!

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Fingers crossed everyone!!!

Beauty and the Beast

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What a week!!  We have been working so hard on our numbers, shapes and writing this week we are ready for a rest at the weekend.  Laughing

As part of our Tradition Tales topic we have started watching Beauty and the Beast.  In our  lessons next week we will be doing lots of work based on the story of Belle and the Beast, including writing, role play, art work, PSHE and work on shapes.

We look forward to sharing it all with you next week!  Laughing

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

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We just had to build bridges! and we did, using various types of construction....

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Talking of Bridges, RD had a visit from Mark Warren of Bridge School in Erdington to tell us all about their very special school and the children in his class. We are really excited as RD will forge links with Mr Warrens class and we will share our work, experiences and hopefully arrange visits with some of the children in the future. Here he is sharing his pictures with the class.

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Reception continue to learn Spanish and this week we concentrated on numbers..

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On Friday we celebrated Diwali and two of our children brought in their beautiful clothes that they wore when they celebrated with their families on Tuesday.

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Some of the children decorated Rangoli patterns as part of our Diwali activities.

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We also enjoyed activities for 'Children in Need' on Friday and the children came to school dressed in pyjamas or book characters.....

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........as did the staff!!

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Cinderella

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Another traditional tale and the children really enjoyed looking at still shots from the film and talking about the feelings of the Characters and the camera angles that are used to create an effect.

We then designed a house from Cinderella to the mice to say 'thank you' for helping her.

We used big boxes........

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...........paint........

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.....and construction!

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