As part of our R.E. topic ‘Celebrations’ we performed a wedding in class.
As part of our topic on toys we had a toy day where we brought our favourite toys into school. We also visited Smyths toy superstore to learn about how a toyshop works.
We had a magical Christmas in St Monica’s learning all about the birth of Jesus. We celebrated with a Christmas party
and set up Santa’s workshop.
Reception have been working really hard in P.E
and listening to the coach.
We have been working on balancing and climbing using the equipment.
We have been learning all about the Hindu festival Diwali. We have tasted Indian food and dressed up in special clothes called saris. We have our own Diwali party and enjoyed learning some Indian dancing.
Our number of the week is the number 5. This week we have been learning all about the number five, we went on a hunt around school looking for fives.
We have been learning all about Baptism and becoming part of God’s family. We acted out our own Baptism in class with a priest and Godparents.
As part of our topic on Autumn, we have been looking at the seasonal changes and reading the story Leaf Man. We went on a special trip to Calderstone’s park and had lots of fun. We went on an autumn walk, listened to autumnal stories and made artwork with leaves.
Reception have settled really well into big school and are having lots of fun!