School Blog: Reception

3rd December 2018

Reception Outdoor Classroom Day

Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 took part in Outdoor Classroom Day last week. Thousands of schools around the world took part, with the aim…

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21st November 2018

Let’s Celebrate!

Reception’s second half term at school has started with a bang, learning all about fireworks and Diwali. Our learning has been linked to a different…

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18th May 2018

A splash of colour!

Just in time for summer…. Reception have been very lucky to have some of their outside area painted. Over a period of weeks, Art…

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11th May 2018

Scrap store fun!

In Reception, we were fortunate enough to have visitors from the Dorset  Scrapstore to help us make moving toys. As part of the school history…

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20th February 2018

Fantastico pizzas!

As part of our topic “Where in the world” we have been learning about Italy. The children were lucky enough to go to the school…

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6th February 2018

Number fun

Reception have been exploring with Numicon this week. They have been experimenting with different ways to make given totals. They were introduced to the addition and equals…

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23rd December 2017

Jingle all the way!

We had a lot of festive fun during our Christmas Craft morning. It got everybody into the Christmas spirit. The children and adults enjoyed making…

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12th October 2017

Elmer comes to Reception

The Reception children have been getting arty this week, creating an amazing Elmer display. They have been getting messy with the paint, mixing the primary…

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17th September 2017

New Beginnings

September is an exciting time for all the children in the school as they move onto their new year groups and classes but for one…

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9th March 2017

Rocket Landing!

A news report came into Reception early Tuesday morning about a rocket being sighted in the local area.  All of reception went out into the…

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14th October 2016

Reception have arrived!

We have been learning about the book Handa’s Surprise. Using our text map to help us, we can now retell the…

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10th February 2016

Chinese New Year with the Red Strawberries

We have been finding out about Chinese New Year and other traditions in China. We looked at Chinese artefacts and talked about what they could…

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