March 2018

Snow Day

In reception we made the most of actively exploring the snow. We patted, rolled and shaped it using our hands and other tools. We made predictions and observations of the changes that occurred – we had much fun in the swirling, whirling snow storm.

September 2017

In Reception we have been learning about the story, ‘The Tiny King’ and we had our very own royal feast. The children tasted a range of delicious healthy foods and got to sit on the Tiny King’s throne!

February 2017

How to Catch a Star

We have been learning about the story ‘How to Catch a Star’. We researched the solar system and collaborated with our parents to make our own.

October 2016

Marvellous Mud Kitchen

Reception children have been inspired in this area and have made mud pies, potions and other wonderful things.
It has been wonderful to observe them in action.

Construction Area

In Reception, we have had much fun exploring the new child initiated construction area. We tested out our ideas for building and persevered when fitting blocks together to create the most amazing pirate ship.

March 2016

Mother’s Morning

Reception parents and carers stayed for Mothers morning on World Book day to celebrate Mothering Sunday. The children enjoyed making collages and cards with the adults. If you look closely you may spot some Superheroes.

November 2015

LGBT Anti-bullying Competition

These are the class winners from Reception for the LGBT Anti Bullying Competition. The categories were for best cake, t-shirt and poster or poem.

October 2015


In Reception the children have been highly motivated during their Maths Mastery lesson and have explored pattern using a variety of different medias.

Magical Me

Our new Reception children are settled, happy and learning lots. All the children in Reception painted their self-portraits as part of our Magical Me topic. They played close attention to skin tone and facial features. We have displayed their wonderful artwork in the shared area in Reception and they look very impressive.