All about spiders in Reception White

This week in Reception White learnt about spiders. They took part in lots of different activities around spiders. Watch the clip below to see what the children got up to during this week. Draw and describe a spider. Where do spiders live? How do they collect they food?

All about ladybirds in RW

This week as part of our topic on Minibeast, the children looked at ladybirds. The children looked at the different stages in a ladybirds life as well as going outdoors to look for ladybirds. They created some magnificent artwork and showed off their excellent writing skills when writing ladybird stories. Watch the clip below to […]

RW visit the Butterfly Farm

As part of our topic on minibeast’s this term, the children in Reception White got the opportunity to visit the Butterfly Farm in Stratford. The children had a fantastic day out learning all about the life cycle of a butterfly as well as getting the opportunity to see and hold extraordinary minibeasts from different countries […]

Teachers in Reception White

This week the children in Reception White have been learning about teachers as part of our topic on ‘People Who Help Us’. The children started the week off by discussing what a teacher is and how they help us. They then went on to ask different teachers around the school about their different roles and […]

Little chef’s in Reception White

This week in Reception White the children have been learning about chef’s as part of their topic on ‘People Who Help Us’. They have took part in lots of fun and exciting activities around this. Such as creating fantastic fact files about chefs. They have been to Foleshill road to look at the different food […]

Doctors and Nurses

As part of our topic on ‘People who help us’, Reception White looked at doctors and nurses and are they help us on a daily basis. The children got involved in lots of fun activities around this such as practicing to wrap bandages on dolls, role playing in the doctors surgery. They even got a […]

Crime investigation in Early Years

A terrible crime had happened in Early Years, someone had vandalised the children’s climbing frame. The children put their detective hats on and went searching for clues as to who had done This crime and questioned possible suspects. Watch the clip below of the children investigating who had carried out this crime. What was your […]

Reception White learn about Stranger Danger

This week the children developed an understanding of Stranger Danger. They learnt why it is important not to speak to strangers. They even learnt strategies of what to do if approached by a stranger. Watch the children’s stranger Danger video made for children in nursery. Who is a stranger? What should you do?

All about the Police

This week the children in Reception White have looked at the role of a Police Officer as part of our topic on ‘People Who Help Us. The children participated in lots of fun and exciting activities around Police Officers. They learnt what police officers do and the different quipment they use to keep us safe. […]

British Science Week in Reception White

This week the children in Reception White looked at staying healthy. The children took part in lots of fun acitivies around this. Watch the clip below to see what the children did during the week. Watch was your favourite activity this week? Draw a healthy plate.

Reception visit to Foleshill Road

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 […]

All about Firefighters in RW

This week in Reception White the children have looked closely at the role of a firefighter. They have had the opportunity to meet real firefighters and ask them questions about their daily duties. The children have. Created some wonderful booklets on the role of a firefighter. They have created some fantastic firefighters pictures using different […]

World Book Day in Reception White

Reception White have had a exciting World Book Day. The children enjoyed dressing up as their favourite story book characters. Today the children looked at the story ‘Flotsam’ by David Wiesner. They did lots of fun and exciting activities around this story. Watch the short clip below to see what they did. What was your […]

Shape and Investigation Week in Reception White

As part of Shape and Investigation Week, the children in Reception White looked at 2d and 3d shapes. They went on shape hunts around the school, they created shapes using different resources. They even solved shape problems. Watch the clip below to see what else the children did during the week. Which activity did you […]

RW enjoy their award for winning the brick wall

Reception White have had a fantastic time enjoying their award for winning the brick wall. The award they won was the bouncy castle. The children enjoyed every single minute of this award and are working very hard to win it again. Watch the short clip below to see how much fun the children had.

Music Week in Reception White

Reception White have had a fantastic Music Week. During this week the children focused on the year 1930’s and followed the a Disney theme. The children have explored different tempos, they have created and followed a graphic score as well as finding different instruments and objects around the classroom to create sounds for a silent […]

RW celebrate Chinese New Year

This week in Reception White, the children celebrated Chinese New Year. They learnt and re-enacted The Great Race story. They have created some lovely boats, lanterns and dragons using a variety of art media. They even practiced the dragon dance. Watch the clip below to see all the excitement.

A cookie investigation

This week in Reception White, we have shared the story of ‘The Highway Rat’. The children learnt about not taking things that do not belong to them. They also retold and hot seated the highway way. The children have created some lovely missing cookie posters and have been around the school looking for their cookies. […]

Marshmallows for Martians

This week the children in reception White shared the story ’Marshmallows for Martians’. The childen have been involved in lots of fun activities based around this story.  Watch the short clip below to see what they did during the week. Draw a picture of a Martian and write a sentence? What was your favourite activity this week?

Room on the Broom

This week the children in Reception White have looked at the story ’Room on the Broom’. The children have participated in lots of fun activities around this story. Watch the short clip below to see what they did during this week. What did the Witch drop?  What was your favourite activity and why?

The Gruffalo

As part of our topic this term on ‘Our Favourite Stories’, the children in Reception White shared the story ‘The Gruffalo’. The children got involved in lots of fun and exciting activities around this story. Watch the clip to see all the fun and excitement that took place during this week.  Watch Khadijah retel the whole Gruffalo story from memory. Challenge What was your favourite activity why? Draw and […]

Winter Wonderland in Reception White

As part of project week for All around the World, the the children in Reception White looked at Winter Wonderland around the world. They looked at how Christmas is celebrated in different countries such as Scandinavia and Sweden. They used a variety of art media to create snowman’s, Christmas cards and lots more. What the […]

Reception trip to the Enchanted Christmas Kingdom

Reception White have had a wonderful time at the Enchanted Christmas Kingdom at the Hatton Adventure park. The children got the opportunity to meet Santa in his grotto as well as meet some of his reindeer’s. The children also walked at the park viewing and feeding the different animals. Watch the short video below to […]

What makes us happy or sad

This week in SEAL, the looked at feelings. They looked at different thing that make them happy or sad.  Watch the short clip below of the children sharing what makes them happy or sad. Draw a picture of something that makes you happy and bring it in to show me. 

All About Owls

This week in Reception White, the children have looked at the story ‘Owl Babies’. They have been out doors looking for nest. They even made their own nests using twigs and leaves found outside. The children have done some wonderful descriptive  writing about owls and have created some lovely owl pictures using a range of […]

Putting on a coat

As part of our homework this week the children were asked to put on and zip their own coat. To help build independence in being able to dress themselves. We have had a few children showing these skills. Watch the clip below to see how confident they are at putting on their own coat.  Who […]