Reception

Year 6 and Reception Buddies

Year 6 and Reception Buddies

Pupils from Year 6 and Reception enjoyed spending some time with their buddies. They exchanged cards and gifts they had made for each other and enjoyed getting to know each other a bit better, through playing games and chatting to one another.

Our buddy programme is central to the settling in process of our new Reception children and is one that our older, Year 6 pupils take on with great responsibility.

 

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