Goodbye Reception!

 Dear Reception,It has been the strangest year in school either of us have ever had and this is not the way we would have expected or wanted to say goodbye.We want to let you know that we have missed you and we are so incredibly proud of you all. It has been lovely seeing your work and fun at home via emails and have enjoyed spending time...
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Moving up to Year 1

 Good Morning Reception, I hope you are all well. It has certainly been a strange past few months but I am really pleased that I will continue to be your teacher in Year 1. At the moment, myself and the other teachers are working with the children currently in school and have started to get your class room ready for next year. I...
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It's the summer holiday!

Shalom Yeladim,This is my last blog for this year.  Please enjoy a variety of activities related to summer (Kayitz) in Ivrit.I am incredibly excited to see you all again in September and I hope you are too. Have a fantastic summer!Mrs Hensman   Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here
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Have a great holiday!

Hello Reception.This is the last Friday blog of the academic year and I wanted to wish you all a great summer holiday!I look forward to getting to know you all better next year as your teaching assistant in year 1.Miss Holland 
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Change for Life

​The coronavirus has meant life has been different in many ways for all of us.  One positive thing that has come out of it is the emphasis on keeping fit and healthy even if we need to stay home.  At school we are keen to keep up the early morning  daily exercise into next year.  It wakes up our body and mind...
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Sport

Hello Children.  Not long now until we finish for the summer holidays.  This week we will be learning about sport.  There are do many great action words to write and equipment to design that I really hope you enjoy the activities.  Let's hope the weather lets us get outdoors too.  I look forward to sharing our exp...
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Weekly highlights

Hello Reception.I really enjoy Friday's blog because I have the opportunity to share with you some of the wonderful work which has been completed. I love the work you've produced on the messy magpie and how it's important to recycle what we can. Your rocks are very colourful, I'm sure Morris the magpie would love them! Have a great weekend.Mis...
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Reception's Wednesday Blog

This week we are having a go at making our own recycled paper. There are lots of instructions available online but many of them require special equipment. Hopefully, you will be able to follow these instructions with things you already have at home. 1. Gather scraps of paper from your house and tear these into small pieces. 2. Leave the s...
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It's Our World

Good Morning Reception and welcome to this week's topic. We are still carrying on with the theme of nature and outdoors but we are specifically focusing on Recycling.  We will be looking at the story of 'The Messy Magpie' for inspiration.    Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here   Download PDF File Here   Dow...
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It's time to share your work...

Hello Reception.From this week, I have the opportunity to share with you some of the wonderful work which has been completed. It looks like you've been learning lots in our forest classroom and have been having lots of fun exercising with jump start Jonny!Hope you enjoy these pictures. Have a great weekend!Miss Holland 
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Reception Wednesday's Blog

Good Morning, We hope you have been having lots of fun with sticks. To accompany this week's learning, we will add some additional ideas you could try. During reception year at school there are many skills that the children develop alongside their literacy and numeracy skills. These include using tools ,such as scissors, safely. Please tr...
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Stanley's Stick - Reception's Monday Blog

Good Morning and welcome to this week's new learning blog. Today we are using the story of Stanley's Stick as inspiration for our learning. You can hear the story read to you at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HfIuIQaOLlY. There are some activities related to this story as well as the story of Jack and the Beanstalk.     Downloa...
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More Transport Activities to Enjoy at Home

Good morning.  We hope you are all enjoying this week's theme, Transport.  At school the children have been thinking about their dream bikes and drawn a bus full of all the people who are special to them. We have also been counting to 50 and counting in 10's and 2's.  In phonics we learnt a new sound and have been practisin...
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Reception Home Learning

​Hello ReceptionThis week's topic is Transport.  We have so many activities to enjoy and opportunities to learn about different modes of transport.  Transport is all around us so we can all see, count, sort and think about it without going far from our homes.  We are particularly looking forward to doing a traffic survey, design...
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Reception - Wednesday's Blog

Good morning and welcome again to Wednesday's blog. We have loved learning more about the Rainforest here at school and we hope those of you at home are learning lots too. In class, we will be creating our own Rainforest mobiles to display lots of the Rainforest animals we have learnt about. We will use sticks we find in the forest school.&nbs...
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Aleph Bet book

 Shalom Reception,We had a great start last week during Ivrit lesson revising the letters Aleph and bet by creating a 'Sefer Aleph bet' (Aleph bet book). This book will help reinforce letter-sound recognition in a fun and create way!During the next couple of weeks we will be looking at letters Aleph -Yud. Materials Needed: ...
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Reception - Monday's Blog

Good morning and welcome to the second week of our Rainforest Topic. We hope you have been having as much fun as we have learning about this exciting and important part of our planet's geography. This week we will be learning more about the different plants and animals that can be found in the rainforest as well as learning where the rainfores...
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Reception's Wednesday Blog

We gave you a selection of activities linked to the Rainforest at the bottom of Monday's blog. Today, we would like you to research which animals and plants can be found in the rainforest. You can then draw or make this fantastic 3d Rainforest diorama. How to make a Rainforest DioramaShoebox or similar-sized box Small box A4 or Letter size car...
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Reception - Rainforest Topic

​It has been great to welcome some of the Reception children back into school this week. For those of you remaining at home, we hope you are all well. For the next 2 weeks we will be looking at the topic of Rainforests. Below is a timetable of daily activities. We will blog some further ideas for you on Wednesday.    Download PDF Fil...
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Reception Wednesday Blog

We have been looking at the story of Handa's Surprise this week and there are lots of activities on Monday's Blog to continue with. Alongside this, it would be great to think about 30 days wild. During the month of June, we are encouraged to do something related to nature every single day. It could be going for a walk, spotting some mini-...
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