A Special Storytime

A Special Storytime

Last week the Reception children had a special treat. Maria Buckley from Gateshead libraries came into school to read us a story. She read ‘The Runaway Pea’ by Kjartan Poskitt, which the children thought was fabulous. Theo said “I liked it when the...

First Man on the Moon

This week the Reception children have been looking back in history to discover who was the first man on the moon. We watched a video of a rocket taking off and the lunar module ‘The Eagle’ landing on the moon. We learnt that Neil Armstong was the first man...
Where do we live?

Where do we live?

The Reception children were discussing where they lived in the classroom. We used the world map to find our country. The children were amazed at how small it was. “It’s tiny” Tommy said.   IMG_8826 IMG_8827...
Houses Then and Now

Houses Then and Now

The Reception children enjoyed looking at how houses have changed. They were so surprised to find out that the toilet used to be outside and that there were no TV’s!  IMG_8648 IMG_8651 IMG_8653 IMG_8840 IMG_8842 IMG_8843...
Building a Den

Building a Den

Reception children worked with Mrs Cox to design and build a den. They were able to tie knots to keep their den together before then weaving material through the wooden...
Just Dance!

Just Dance!

Just dance and have fun! During planning time, the children asked if they could use ‘Just Dance’ on the big screen. They had great fun copying the dance moves. They thought carefully about the space around them and they worked safely...