RB have had a fantastic week by becoming teachers. They have learnt how to direct, praise and support one another. It has been lovely to watch these young children take on mature roles. Well done RB and have a great Easter holiday. What did you learn about teachers?
The children finally went on a lovely walk to Foleshill to look at different places that sold food. We looked at the prices of food and whether they were healthy or we should only eat small amounts of. Can you name the different foods you saw? Can you say if they are healthy or not […]
As part of learning about Chef’s this Week, the children in Reception will be learning about different foods. On Wednesday the children will visit Foleshill Road to see a different range of food outlets linking to how food is prepared and seeing a variety of different foods. The children will leave school at 12:45pm and […]
This week as part of our ‘People Who Help Us’ topic we have been learning about Paramedics and Nurses. We have found out a lot of facts about their role and we can now identify some of the equipment that are vital to them. What is the name of the person who works in the […]
This week has been fantastic, filled with lots of learning and fun about Science and our health. Follow the journey of our health week and see what we have discovered. Why do we need to drink water after exercise? What does acetone do to a polystyrene cup? Why do we need to exercise and eat […]
Today we focussed on a book called Flotsam and used our imaginations. We thought about the excitement we would share on the beach and in the sea, we then predicted events in the story. We had fun sharing new books with our friends and dressing up as our favourite characters. Which animals did you see […]
This week has been all about shape and their properties! We’ve had a fun week filled with a variety of activities and learning opportunities. Please watch below. Which 2D shape has 4 corners? Which 3D shape is shaped like a can?
This week we have had a week full of fun, music and laughter. Music has brought the best out of all of us as you can see in the video below. We focused on the year 1930’s and followed the theme and the journey of Disney. Well done children for making great progress towards learning […]
This week we have been learning about a different culture and the celebrations they take part in. We have enjoyed the colourfulness, the traditions and the music used for the Chinese New Year. Please see below: How do the people in China celebrate the new year? Why did the emperor make the zodiac calendar?
Delilah was inspired by last weeks book called ‘Marshmallows For Martians’ and created her own spaceship model. This was fantastic as Delilah used her imagination and creativity skills. She also very kindly brought in space sweets for the rest of the children to enjoy (thanks Mum). Well done Delilah we love when children are inspired […]
As our story was about The Highway Rat who loved to steal cookies and cakes we decided to bake our own cookies! However, before we could even enjoy these scrumptious cookies, something shocking took place in RB… We were mortified, we had to investigate and find out who stole our cookies! What do we measure […]
This week we have focussed on a story called The Highway Rat by Julia Donaldson. We have had some exciting learning take place this week in response to this story including our role play below, please watch! Can you describe the Highway Rat? Why was the Highway Rat greedy?
In RB we have been very creative and we have had some fun with Martians this week, please watch a snippet of our learning. What are Martians? Can you describe a Martian that you saw in the video?
We have explored different ways to display our learning this week and we would like to share this with you. Please watch below. Can you list the positional language used in our video?
Autumn has been a wonderful term and the children have been learning in different ways including through stories, play, cooking, tasting and so much more. Please take a look at the clip and tell me your favourite way of learning. Mrs Roberts and Miss Chahal have had a wonderful time sharing the learning and progress […]
We went on an incredible journey this week and learnt many facts about Iceland. The journey began with us focusing on where Iceland is, what it looks like, it’s location within Europe, the weather and even some baking. What facts can you remember about Iceland?
We had a fantastic time at Hatton Adventure World which was packed with fun activities and learning opportunities. We were lucky enough to meet Santa and receive wonderful presents! Please see the video below. Which part was your favourite? Can you name the different animals that you saw?
As part of our PSHE we have been focusing on our social skills. This is a very important life skill as the children learnt about acceptable behaviour within a friendship. Why is it important to play nicely? What skills should we use to play nicely?
In RB we have been talking about our feelings and how to follow class/school rules. Please watch below: What makes you happy? Why is it important to listen to your adults?
Another week full of learning ranging from making sets in Maths, using creative skills to make owls, making nests outside for owls and sorting nocturnal and diurnal animals. Well done RB! Which animals are nocturnal? Which animals are awake in the day? How did the owls feel in the story and why?
This week we looked at a Dark, Dark Tale and we discussed the dark places in the story and guessed what was in the dark dark box. We also learnt about different light sources. We were able to sort different objects into groups of light sources or not light sources. We even learnt to match […]
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?
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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?
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?
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.
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 […]