Fun at Forest School

Fun at Forest School

Reception had a great time exploring our Environmental Area. With beaming smiles upon their faces, the children enjoyed finding insects and worms in the habitats they had learned about during Science Week. Some children decided to climb in the trees whilst others were...
Measures in Reception

Measures in Reception

In Reception we have been learning all about measures. We were able to order string according to its length and order ourselves from shortest to tallest. We enjoyed finding items in the classroom and measuring them using cubes. We then raced cars to see which car...
Working with Nurse Wendy

Working with Nurse Wendy

x Reception enjoyed working with Wendy, a nursery nurse from the QE Hospital in Gateshead. She came to talk to the children about what it was like to visit a hospital, who they might see there and she showed them some of the equipment that the doctors and nurses might...
Pancake Day Celebrations

Pancake Day Celebrations

Reception enjoyed celebrating Shrove Tuesday. They started by sharing the story “Mr Wolf’s Pancakes’ before then learning how to make their own pancakes and tasting them! There was some flipping practise along the way and some children even enjoyed...
Chinese New Year in RCY

Chinese New Year in RCY

Over the last few weeks the children in RCY have really enjoyed learning about Chinese New Year. A big thank you to Mr and Mrs Hui for sending in some delicious Chinese food for us to try. We all really enjoyed tasting spring rolls and prawn crackers; both were a real...
Hopscotch

Hopscotch

A simple game of hopscotch yet so many skills involved! Reception enjoyed creating a game of hopscotch together. They used chalk to write the numbers on the track, found some small items to throw onto the track, threw with increasing accuracy and jumped and hopped...