The value of money

Reception have been learning about different coins. They have found using Numicon, Multi-link and Dienes equipment helpful in helping to represent the value of the different coins. They have used Numicon when trying to combine coins to make different amounts.

World Book Day- Reception

Reception have thoroughly enjoyed their first World Book Day at St Teresa’s! We had some fantastic contenders for the Vocabulary Parade competition such as; colourful, frightened, combat, sleepy, roarsome and nocturnal! They enjoyed listening to a story read by a lovely volunteer from High Heaton Library. Don’t Reception all look fantastic?! Continue Reading

The Three Little Pigs

Reception enjoyed the introduction to their traditional tales topic by learning about the story The Three Little Pigs. In literacy they have listened to different versions of the story, including a story read in Chinese! They have also retold the story using words and pictures. In science they have explored materials which the wolf could… Continue Reading

Centenary Celebrations in Year 1

Centenary Celebrations in Year 1

Year One have been working alongside Reception this week for our Centenary Celebrations. They have been busy taking part in lots of activities all linked to World War One. The children learnt all about rationing and why it happened and were able to make their own ration books. They wrote words about the war in… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Most of the Forest School sessions during November were dedicated to making poppies using a variety of mixed media including glass, clay, wood, wool, plastic, wire & stone. The completed work was displayed in school as part of our Remembrance Week. The children also completed work related to their topics including leaf colour matching, measuring… Continue Reading

The sing-a-long

Before half term, Year 6 and Reception put on a special sing-a-long assembly for their parents. Reception sang some songs they have been learning since starting school, and Year 6 read something they had prepared about their Reception buddies. Well done guys! Fantastic! Continue Reading