We have been learning about remembrance and attended the school remembrance service.In maths we have been learning about measuring and comparing size. We decided to use string to measure ourselves roughly and have decorated flowers to show how we have grown.In PE we had lots of fun moving in different ways. Can you guess which animals we are?
This week reception were visited by a champion boxer. She talked to the children about having perseverance and grit and determination in order to achieve her goals. The children looked at her medal and tired on her boxing gloves!
We have had a fun week learning about Diwali, sharing the Gruffalo story and learning about Halloween.
This week we have been exploring the autumn colours, leaves and objects. The children collected and sorted the leaves in different ways. The children have been enjoying exploring how much a number represents with some numberblocks construction this week.
This week has been a busy one and we have done incredibly well attending school for a full day this week!
We started phonics this week and have so far learnt the sounds m,a,s,d,t. The dinosaurs helped with our writing – around the dinosaur’s bottom, up his tall neck and down to his feet!
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Nursery and Reception children have been busy exploring different types of transport for the school topic ‘On The Move’ as they have been settling into school. We think you’ll agree their mark making looks fantastic! Make sure you check out the display outside Papillons Rouges.
- What was the best thing that happened at school today?
- Tell me something that made you laugh today.
- Who did you sit next to?
- If I asked your teacher, what would he/she tell me about you?
- How did you help someone today?
- When were you the happiest today?
- What song did you sing today?
- Tell me something good that happened today?
- What did you play outside?
- Who is the funniest person in your class? How is he/she funny?
- What was your favourite part of the day?
- What new word did you learn today?
Reception have been enjoying their new classrooms and making new friends. We have practised writing our names and talking about our school rules.
Reception parents were invited into class today. They joined in with a range of craft and construction activities related to the theme of harvest.
Miss Kerrison and Mr Cross were asked to judge the scarecrow competition. Well done to Betty, the winning scarecrow from Miss Compton’s Class!