Reception Blog

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

Stick Man

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This week we have enjoyed reading the Julia Donaldson story 'Stick Man'. We have started to learn the story, with actions, for our class assemblies.

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This is Julia Donaldson herself reading the story!

 

Wind

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Reception have enjoyed investigating the wind this week! We went outside to see what signs of the wind we could find. We also investigated how the wind blew bubbles, ribbons and kites.

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Happy New Year 2018

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Happy New Year!

We hope you all had a lovely holiday. Reception have enjoyed their frist few days back at school. We have loved seeing all the different puppets that you made at home, they are fantastic. We have enhoyed playing in our new role plays.

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RHB have a Post Office.

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RAD have a Costa Coffee.

Christmas Fun in Reception

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Reception have had a fantastic last week of term! We had enjoyed weaving a robin's red breast for our Christmas cards, printing and rehearsing for our Christmas production, 'Angel Express'. There was some super ancing at our Christms disco on Tuesday and we even had a special visitor!

A reminder that our performances are on Thursday 21st December at 9:20 and 2:25, Acorns Hall -parents/grandparents/family friends are welcome to attend either or both performances but try to come early if you would like a good seat :)

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We hope you all have a lovely Christmas break and we look forward to seeing everyone in January 2018!

Enjoy completing your Christmas homework, try to read everyday  -we look forward to seeing your puppets when you come back to school.

Keep practising your Recetion keywords. Have fun playing this dinosaur game!

http://www.ictgames.com/dinosaursEggs/index.html

These websites are great to practise your maths skills:

http://www.maths-games.org/times-tables-games.html

http://www.teachingtime.co.uk/

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Interactive.aspx?cat=1

http://primarygamesarena.com/Years/Reception

The Christmas Story

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This week Reception have been reading 'The Christmas Story'. We used 'talk for writing' and acted out the story using actions and images. We thought about what happens in the beginning, middle and end.

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Important dates-

Monday 11th December Christmas Costumes due in school please -In a named bag to be kept on children’s pegs

Thursday 21st December Foundation Stage Christmas Performances 9:20 and 2:25 Acorns Hall -parents/grandparents/family friends all welcome to attend but try to come early if you want a good seat :)

The Jolly Postman

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This week, Reception have been reading 'The Jolly Postman'.

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We enjoyed retelling the story with the small world in our tuff spot.

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We wrote about the characters independently on our writing table.

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We counted birthday candles for Goldilocks in the sand tray.

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We also enjoyed investigating all the items in our new 'The Jolly Postman' story sack that was purchased by the PTA.

Please can we ask that you rehearse our Christmas show, with your child at home –encourage them to learn their lines using a loud, clear voice or talk to them about what their role is. All parts have now been sent home. Please speak to staff if you have any questions.

Important dates-

Monday 11th December Christmas Costumes due in school please -In a named bag to be kept on children’s pegs

Thursday 21st December Foundation Stage Christmas Performances 9:20 and 2:25 Acorns Hall

Each Peach Pear Plum

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This week we have enjoyed reading 'Each Peach Pear Plum'. We enjoyed reciting the poem with actions. If you would like to listen to the poem please [click here].

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Money, Money, Money in Reception

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This week we have enjoyed investigating money!

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We used different coins to make money men.

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We dug different coins out of the sand.

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We used different coins to buy toys in a Toy Shop.

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We counted the correct number of pennies into a money jar.

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We printed different coins into playdough. [click here] to sing a money song.

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We have also enjoyed reading the story 'Tiddler'.

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We used paint and water to create a sea background for lots of fish.

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We enjoyed investigating how quickly or slowly different liquids travel. We found that the thicker the liquid, the slower it travels.

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On Friday we all enjoyed wearing a splash of yellow for Children in Need.

Bonfire Fun

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This week we have enjoyed helping Captain Conjecture investigate different ways to make numbers.

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We used red and yellow counters on a 'tens frame' to see how many ways we could make 5. We founf 5+0, 4+1, 3+2, 2+3, 1+4 and 0+5.

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We also enjoyed thinking about Bonfire Night. We heard the story of how Guy Fawkes tried to blow up the Houses of Parliment. We enjoyed completing lots of bonfire themed activities.

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We made our own edible sparklers using a chocolate finger dipped in melted chocolate and then we added coloured sprinkles to the end to make the spark. They were delicious!

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We used the chalk boards and chalks to create bright firework pictures.

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We also enjoyed using the iPads to create firework pictures. If you would like to continue your learning at home, please [click here] to see how you can make your own firework hat.

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Goldilocks

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This week we have enjoyed reading the story 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears'. We enjoyed retelling the story and making biscuits for Goldilocks using her porridge oats.

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In Maths, we enjoyed investigating missing numbers.

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Diwali

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This week Reception have been thinking about how some people celebrate Diwali.

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We enjoyed making rangoli patterns.

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We used different 2D shapes and talked about what they looked like.

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We used our compare bears to make our own patterns.

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We heard the story of Rama and Sita.

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If you would like to watch a CBeebies video about Diwali celebrations please [click here].

We hope you all enjoy your Diwali homework activities over half term and enjoy your week off. We have all had a fantastic first half term in Reception!

Giraffes Can't Dance

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This week Reception have been reading the story 'Giraffes Can't Dance'. If you would like to listen to the story please [click here].

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We enjoyed retelling the story using the animals in our tuff spot.

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This week we enjoyed using the iPads to count different animals.

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We also enjoyed going outside to look for signs of Autumn. We used the things that we collected to create our own Autumn pictures.

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We used the leaves to create pictures with paint.

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