Reception Category

Four Seasons

We had a fantastic day completing many activities around the theme of the four seasons! For Autumn, we made leaf bookmarks and decorated biscuits. For winter we melted a big block of ice and found a surprise inside! Then, we had hot chocolate. We remembered spring by hunting for our daffodils and made chocolate nests. […]

2D Shape Castles

The children in Reception class have been learning about 2D shapes. They used circles, triangles, rectangles and squares to create their own castle.      

Shrove Tuesday

Reception children mixed the ingredients to make a batter. Mrs Chinn cooked the pancakes, we all had a turn at flipping a pancake. We then tasted different flavours then chose our favourite topping to enjoy.

Exploring and investigating ice.

Reception children have been exploring and investigating ice. They made predictions of what would happen to the ice when left in various places. They explored the ice at the tuff spot and describe how it felt and what was happening to it.

Wanted Gruffalo

The children in reception described what the Gruffalo looked like, we used our phonic knowledge to match our spoken sounds independently or with help. Have you seen the Gruffalo?.

The Gruffalo

The Reception children have been enjoying exploring and and playing in our Gruffalo role play.

Reception Christmas Activity morning.

Thank you to all that came and joined us for our Christmas activity morning we hope you all enjoyed it. Christmas tree biscuit decorating. Christmas cards Decorating baubles Letters to Santa Christmas playdough shapes Christmas decorations

Santa’s workshop

The children in reception have enjoyed working in Santa’s Workshopcompleting different activities and challenges. They have role played being Elves and Santa, delivering presents in Santa’s sleigh.


The children in reception have been learning about Diwali, they made Diva pots and coloured Rangoli patterns. Special visitors come in and told us about the celebration. They shared some lovely food and even showed us how to do Rangoli patterns.

Clay hedgehogs

Reception children have been learning about hibernation, We made hedgehogs using clay and sticks.