As part of our Chinese New Year experience, Reception Class have been trying some of the Chinese cuisine. Chinese cuisine is an important part of Chinese culture, which includes cuisine originating from the diverse regions of China, as well as from Chinese people in other parts of the world. We talked about the different textures [...]
We re-told the story of Goldilocks and the 3 Bears during our welly walk. The children acted out different parts, using some of the vocabulary from the story. When we had finished, we enjoyed using the climbing and balancing equipment on the KS2 yard.
In Reception Class today the children have been listening to the music played at Chinese New Year festivals. We used our musical instruments to try and find the pulse of the music. This is something that we find tricky, but we didn't give up! We then had a turn at moving like dragons under some [...]
Reception Class have been busy looking for clues today to a crime that has happened. We found a broken chair, some spilled porridge and an empty bowl. Can you guess who it might be?
Reception Class have had a trip to the post box today to post their letters to Santa.
Tickets are now on sale for this years production, starring Reception Class, Year One and Year Two. The performances will be on Tuesday 10th December and Thursday 12th December at 2pm. Tickets are £1.50 each payable via ParentPay. Please note that tickets WILL NOT be available on the door. Please call into the office for [...]
Half of our Reception Class visited Darwenside Dental Practice today. We were greeted by Karen and Levi who talked to the children about dental hygiene. The children got to sit in the chair and have their teeth looked at. They also had an opportunity to brush Derek and Eric's teeth. The children were given a [...]
We had a great first welly walk today. We collected leaves, talking about their colours and textures. We also compared their size and we talked about the seasons and why the leaves change colour. We then had fun throwing the leaves up in the air.
Today we held our first stay and play session in Reception Class, and it was a fantastic afternoon! The children enjoyed showing their families what we get up to in school. We believe it is really important for the children to have the opportunity to share their school day with you, we can't wait for [...]
We finished off the week with a birthday party for Kipper! We played some party games and sang happy birthday, then we ate the cakes we made yesterday.