Author Archives: Miss A Joynes

Pentecost

Pentecost

Reception completed their Pentecost topic this week. They have produced some beautiful artwork inspired by the story of Pentecost Day and have also re-told the story in their own words with thought to how the disciples felt. Some children wrote words that they thought described the disciples’ emotions. Continue Reading

Pobble Launch Day- My Life as a Window

Pobble Launch Day- My Life as a Window

Reception enjoyed imagining what they would be able to see if they were a window. They thought of their own place for their window to be and talked about their ideas in groups. They drew their window and showed what they could see before writing down their sentences. Reception used some fantastic adjectives and had… Continue Reading

Understanding add and take away

Understanding add and take away

  Reception have enjoyed playing games to develop their understanding of add and take away and the ➕➖ symbols. They used a – + counter and a dice to play a game. They flipped the counter and rolled the dice to see how many marbles they needed to add or take away. Miss Joynes modelled recording… Continue Reading