Reception Category

Coronation ??

We have had a busy start to the week getting ready for our Coronation celebration, making flags, crowns, plates, bunting and collaging King Charles III portrait.   We have been reading the story The Kings Pants and have designed our own pants for the King.

Jack and the Beanstalk

The children have had a great start to the week in our new ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ role play area. They have been having lots of fun dressing up and acting out the story. In pairs the children have been measuring how tall they are using the beanstalk height chart and recording this in centimetres. We […]


Here are some photos of us having lots of fun learning in our ‘Winter role-play area’. We have learnt some facts about Polar Bears and that they live in the Artic and Penguins in the Antarctica.  

Santa’s workshop

We have been having lots of fun in our exciting new role-play area. We have been dressing up, making toys, repeating patterns, writing cards, reading stories and looking at our numbers to twenty.    

Curiosity Box

In Reception we have been exploring our new ‘Autumn’ themed Curiosity Box.          

Reception – All About Me

In Reception we have been looking at ourselves in the mirror and talking about what we see. We then used a range of materials to create our faces for our display.  

Autumn in Reception

In Reception we have been learning about Autumn and the changing seasons. The children have loved talking about how the leaves change colour and investigating the conkers, pine cones and leaves that we have set up in the classroom. We’ve been having fun practicing our harvest songs, the harvest samba and the seasons song. Reception […]

Music – Take One Tune

‘Carnival of the Animals’ by Saint – Saens We listened to the music and painted pictures to go with the animals.                                                We made fish and tortoises using tissue paper.       […]


We have planted runner bean and cress seeds. We have learnt what a seed needs to ‘germinate’ and are enjoying watching these grow.  

Mother’s Day Breakfast

Due to COVID throughout the past couple of years, the Reception team have not been able to do their usual Mother’s Day Breakfast for parents, however, today they were able to invite parents in and create a beautiful morning for the children and parents! The children collected toast for their parents to enjoy while the […]