​Class Teacher- Mrs D. Spink

Teaching Assistant- Miss A. Hyde, Miss C. Carty.

Summer 1

Our topic this half term is Changes.

Our Christian value this half term is Service.

We have planted bean seeds and are watching and waiting to see what happens to them. We have been mixing our primary colours to see what happens to them.

The stories we will be looking at this half term are: Jasper's Beanstalk, Rainbow fish, Oliver's Vegetables, The Gingerbread man and  Jack and the Beanstalk.

Spring 2

Our topic this half term is Shoppping.

Our Christian value this half term is Justice.

 We went to Gorton Market to see what stalls were there. We bought flowers, fruit and vegetables.

We celebrated World Book day in Reception by doing lots of different activities these included reading stories, book reviews, book marks and acting out our favourite stories.

We  dressed up as our favourite character from a book. In Class we have been looking at the  books byour favourite author Julia Donaldson.

 

Spring 1

Our topic this half term is Clothes.

Our Christian Value this half term is Perseverance.

 

Chinese New Year

We celebrated Chinese New Year. We tasted noodoles and prawn crackers. They were delicious. We made dragons and lanterns to celebrate.

                                                                          

 

This term we will be looking at the different types of clothes people wear and why?  

We all came into school dressed in our own clothes or a fancy dress outfit and we had a parade in the hall.

 

Our reading area has been transformed into a reading garden and there are high frequency words for you to find. 

In Literacy we will be looking at the following stories, The Emperor's new clothes, The Elves and the shoemaker and The smartest giant in town.

Our Role play area has been transferred into an emergency service station. 

 

 

Autumn 2

Our topic this half term is Winter wonderland.

This term we will be looking at  animals that live in cold places, also the different festivals we celebrate in Winter such as: Diwali, Christmas, Bonfire night.

In Maths we have been looking at pattern and we have made paper chains and Elmer the elephants.

In Literacy the stories we have been looking at are Lost and Found, Elmer in the Snow, The Snowman, Penguin Pete and The Nativity story.

Grace made a model of a penguin with her family.

 

Autumn 1

Our theme this half term is Family and Friends.

 

We will be looking at who is in our family? drawing,writing and painting pictures. In circle time will be talking about who are friends are and why?

The books we will be reading this half term are The tiger who came to tea, Peace at last, Whatever next, Room on the Broom and The Large family.