Week 1 Learning In RB

This week we have made progress by matching numbers to quantity, learning about different celebrations and by practising sentences and sounds.  Which two celebrations did we learn about? Who was the cause of Bonfire Night?  How did the owl feel about the dark and why?

British Literary Figures Week In RB

This project week allowed us to explore a book written by a British author and make the book come alive. We explored the language, we sequenced the story and we even took part in a investigation.  Please watch below and answer the questions.  Who was the author? Can you describe the Beast?  How do we […]

Reception Library Visit

Hi Parents, Reception will be visiting the Foleshill Library on Monday 29th October and we would love for you to join us. If you can support with your child’s class for this visit please see your child’s class teacher. RR will be attending at 9.30am-10.00am RB will be attending at 10.00am-10.30am RW will be attending […]

RB Art Week

Our week has been colourful, creative and most of all, fun! We have explored many techniques to recreate our two focus art pieces which was The Statue of Liberty and The Headington Shark. Please enjoy watching all the skills and techniques we gained this week.  Which did you enjoy using the most clay, paint or […]

Parents help

Next week we are being creative in our Art project week. To be really creative we need to use many resources and therefore we would like to ask if you could kindly donate any cardboard boxes, empty cereal boxes, finished kitchen rolls and newspapers.  Thank you for your support. 

Teddy’s Secret in RB

This week we based our learning around a book called Teddy’s Secret and we had great fun such as counting cupcakes and developing our 1:1 correspondence. What was Teddy’s secret? How did he feel in the end? What did you learn this week? 

Week 4-Fruit Tasting in RB

This week we have been learning about the story Handa’s Surprise. We brought the story alive by trying the fruits from the story and enjoyed the experience, please watch.   Which one was your favourite fruit?  In the story who stole the mango?  Can you describe the taste of the pineapple? 

RB Week 3-Goldilocks and the Three Bears

We have learnt the story about Goldilocks and the Three Bears. We thoroughly enjoyed retelling the story and showcasing our creative role playing skills including clear language, big voices and expression. Please watch.  Who was your favourite character?  Was Goldilocks doing the right thing? Explain why.

The Monkey Puzzle In RB

In Reception Blue we have been listening carefully to a story called The Monkey Puzzle. As part of our English lessons we are developing our language and drama skills by retelling a story. Please watch how well we are progressing.  How did the Monkey feel when he lost his mum?  Was the butterfly a good […]

Week 1 in RB

In Reception Blue we have had a fun filled week of learning. In our English lesson we read the story ‘Harry and the Dinosaurs go to School’ and then we became intrigued by dinosaurs! Please watch our video. Can you tell me what the dinosaur looks like in our class? Which sounds did we learn?

Book Week In RB

This week has been a great week as children have quickly become settled in their new classes and we are already making progress! During our book week we have used many skills including our speaking and listening skills, our creative skills and our drama skills. Here is our video for the week please enjoy and […]

1 Red’s Problem Solving

This week we had to solve many problems whether they were big ones or small ones! Here are some the challenges we faced!  1. What was your favourite challenge? 2. Why do we need to know how to solve problems?  Well done on your last project week 1 Red! 

1 Red’s Trip to the Sea Life Centre

We had a fantastic day at the Sea Life Centre today!We saw big fishes, small fishes, penguins, sea horses, jelly fish, sea turtles, sting rays and even sharks! We extremely enjoyed our 4D cinema experience!  Which animal was your favourite? Why? Can you describe your favourite animal? Can your write some facts about your favourite […]

Reception Blue-Transition Day

We had a fantastic day today the children were really grown up and were ready for the new challenges ahead! The children very quickly became comfortable in their new environment and enjoyed the activities that allowed them to form a bond with their friends and adults. Here is our day… What did you enjoy the […]

Growing cress in 1 Red

1 Red have been planting cress and we are experimenting with different environments for the cress to grow in.  We will be watching the plants over time to see which cress plant grows best in the different environments. We will share the results at a later date. 1. Which environment will be the best for […]

Entrepreneur Week In 1 Red

We had a great week learning some useful entrepreneurial skills that will help us in time for our Summer Fair and for the future! We learnt that we all had great qualities to become entrepreneurs! Can you name an entrepreneur? What is an entrepreneur?  What did you design/make? 

Health Week in 1 Red

So far 1 Red have learnt about foods that are healthy for us and foods we should eat small amounts of. We even tried new exotic fruits and made healthy snacks so we could make some changes in our everyday life! 1.  Why should we only eat small amounts of certain foods? 2.  Can you list […]

1 Red Sports Day

Hi 1 Red, Please see below for your Sports Day Group for this year. You will be required to wear a T-Shirt of your groups colour on the day. Sports day for KS1 will be on Thursday 7th June in the MORNING. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to speak to Miss […]

1 Red’s Traffic Survey

This week as part of our Topic learning about Fantastic Foleshill 1 Red have done their own traffic Survey to see how many different vehicles they can observe going past on Foleshill Road.  Which sort of vehicles did you see? Which vehicles did you see the most of? Which vehicles did you see the least […]

Week 2 Learning in 1 Red

1 Red have been learning about the seasons in Science and we have been observing the Spring weather. We have also been solving problems using multiplication.  What did you notice outside that showed us it is Spring? Imagine we are having a party for 20 people. How many cups, hats and plates would we need if: […]

1 Red’s Monkey and Me Story

This week 1 Red have been learning about patterned stories and the language that is included.  Here you can see the children retelling a story that uses a repeated pattern. 1. What type of pattern does the story follow? 2. Can you hear any rhyming words? 3. Can you write the first part of your […]

Remarkable Homework in 1 Red

As you know we set very high expectations for our homework as it consolidates the children’s learning. In 1 Red we have had some excellent homework and what a fantastic role model for the rest of us. Please take a look at Zakariah Dean’s creative puppets from two well known traditional tales. Can you name […]

Year 1 Summer 1 Reading Challenge

Year 1, here is a picture of Hansel and Gretel can you describe what is happening in the picture? Red group One day________________________ The witch was____________________ Hansel was______________________ Gretel was_______________________ Orange and yellow group Write five sentences with your first sentence beginning with ‘One day’ or ‘Once upon a time’. Use the conjunction ‘and’ to describe what is happening […]

1 Red’s Week 4 learning

1 Red have had an exciting week with our visit from the  Herbert Art Gallery to learn about old and new toys. The children shared their knowledge and also learnt new information. We also took part in a class investigation using our sense of touch. Please enjoy viewing our learning. 1. What was your favourite […]

1 Red’s Science Week Part 2

For the remainder of the week, 1 Red carried out many investigations as part of our Science Week.  Here are some of the clips from our favourite experiments. 1. Why did the tissue paper not absorb the water? 2. Why do astronauts need a Astro-nappy? 3. Does oil and water mix? 

1 Red’s Mad Science

We are really enjoying our Science Week experience so far. We have been lucky enough to watch some amazing experiments that had all the children and even all the adults in awe. Here is what we have learnt so far… 1. Which was your favourite experiment? 2. What was Sir Isaac Newton famous for?