Welcome back 🙂 I  hope you all had a lovely break and are ready for another 4 weeks. Over the next two weeks we are going to base our learning around the story Goldilocks and the Thee Bears. It was a close call between this story and Jack and the Beanstalk and this story had …
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12.2.18 Celebrations!

February 11th, 2018 | Posted by Miss Coombe in Teacher Posts - (1 Comments)

We have a week of celebrations planned this week. Over the week the children will be learning about pancake day, valentines day and Chinese New Year. As part of these celebrations the children will have the opportunity to join in with familiar customs as well as learning about new customs. Lots of different food will …
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We are continuing our learning around the story The 3 Billy Goats Gruff. Last week we had lots of lovely role play and story language from the children. Some of the activities and learning we will be focusing on this week are: Philosophy: Discussing if it was ok for the troll to be mean to …
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Our story focus over the next few weeks will be The 3 Billy Goats gruff. As part of this focus we will be taking part in the following activities: Science experiment: What is the best condition to grow nice fresh grass in that the Billy Goats would love to eat? Large Art attack: With a partner …
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8.1.18 Happy New Year :)

January 7th, 2018 | Posted by Miss Coombe in Teacher Posts - (0 Comments)

Happy New Year to all of Reception. I hope you had a lovely two weeks off and are rested and ready for the next 6 weeks. We have changed your classroom around to create more areas to incorporate ideas that you have shared with us. We hope you like it 🙂 After a discussion with the …
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December 10th, 2017 | Posted by Miss Coombe in Teacher Posts - (0 Comments)

In the last two weeks running up to Christmas the weekly focus will obviously be the Christmas story. The children have been practising the nativity and will perform this over the week to the rest of the school and their parents’. We’re so proud of all the children, they are doing brilliant and shine on …
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13.11.17: Anti Bullying Week

November 12th, 2017 | Posted by Miss Coombe in Teacher Posts - (0 Comments)

This week is anti bullying week in school. We teach this through stories in Reception. The children’s learning will be based around the stories ‘The Little White Owl’ and ‘Rainbow fish’. Some additional activities will also include: Philosophy: Behaviour of a good friend verses behaviour of a bad friend. Mind map: What they consider a …
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6.11.17 Remembrance Day

November 5th, 2017 | Posted by Miss Coombe in Teacher Posts - (0 Comments)

Part of this week  we are going to focus on learning about Remembrance Day. As part of this learning we will read the story ‘Where the poppies now grow. This book explains the story behind Remembrance Day and why people wear poppies to remember the fallen soldiers. Some of the activities  include: Creating their own …
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31.11.17 Dentist visit

November 2nd, 2017 | Posted by Miss Coombe in Teacher Posts - (0 Comments)

We had a fantastic time on Tuesday as Lorna the dental nurse and her bag of puppets came to visit. We learnt how to clean our teeth properly and about what keeps our teeth healthy. It was great fun. Have a look at our pictures!