The children in Reception enjoyed painting minibeasts! It’s a good job they aren’t really this size! See the gallery below!
In Reception we enjoyed looking for minibeasts in our outdoor area. We explored the woodland habitat, looking in soil, in the log pile and under stones and pots! You wouldn’t believe how many different kinds of minibeasts we found!
On Wednesday Reception went on a terrific trip! We learned all about minibeasts and their habitats! We really enjoyed pond dipping and exploring the woods. We found lots of different minibeasts, including beetles, worms and slugs! Mrs Gould’s class even found some newts hiding in the pond! We had a lovely picnic and had ice cream for dessert! Yummy!
The children enjoyed designing and making either a guitar or a maraca! Look at all of their wonderful creations! We also had fun in our outside classroom playing with our pots and pans orchestra and making drums out of plastic containers and using paint brushes for drum sticks! We played a game, where we had to listen carefully and had
This week we met three musicians! Mr Fardon played some nursery rhymes in different ways on his piano. We learned about Mozart, Beethoven, Jazz, the Waltz and Boogie Woogie! Jane, Mrs Emslie’s sister, showed us her ukulele and we sang along to ‘Old Macdonald had a Farm’ and also ‘Shotgun’ by George Ezra. Mr Lowe, Sara’s dad brought along his
Reception had an exciting time on Thursday. We had fun dancing during our ‘glow stick’ party and played lots of party games. There was a chocolate Tombola, where everyone won a prize. We enjoyed some party food too! The best bit was a visit from Santa on horse back! He even left some presents for us! Merry Christmas everyone!
The children in Reception had a fantastic time celebrating Polly and Spooky Zooky’s birthday. During the week we had made birthday cards and written invitations. On Friday we enjoyed dancing, playing party games and eating cake! Polly and Spooky Zooky enjoyed it too!