Reception

The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch

The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch

Reception have enjoyed lots of learning and play opportunities inspired by the collection of stories about Mr and Mrs Grinling and their lighthouse.   They liked Mrs Grinling’s clever plan to stop of making mustard sandwiches to stop the seagulls pinching Mr Grinling’s picnic lunch. Everybody tried some mustard, they thought it was “spicy” “hot”… Continue Reading

A sneaky peek at our maths work

A sneaky peek at our maths work

Reception have been building firm foundations for their maths knowledge and understanding throughout their first half term in school. They have learnt about set making, matching, pattern making and categorising. They have also learnt about representing numbers 1-5 and about the different ways that numbers 3, 4 and 5 can be made (number bonds). Look… Continue Reading

A sneaky peek at some of our literacy work

A sneaky peek at some of our literacy work

Reception have been doing some wonderful writing in response to the stories that they hear in class. They are developing a love for books, the story area is one of the most popular areas of our class during ‘choosing time’. Often children are observed here re-telling the stories we have shared as a whole class… Continue Reading