Author: Jane Chandler


Reception go to Windmill Animal Farm

We have had a brilliant day out today at Windmill Animal Farm and very grateful that the weather was kind to us! The children behaved impeccably while learning so much about the animals and having fun. All the children fed the lambs from a bottle and fed the llamas and alpacas from their hands.…

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 3 July 2017

Category: EYFS- Reception

Making Play dough

This week we are reading 'The Train Ride' and will be doing lots of learning based on the story. Yesterday, the children had great fun making playdough using extra ingredients such as lemon and coriander to make it smell nice!  Today, they used the playdough they had made, along with pasta, to try…

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 25 April 2017

Category: EYFS- Reception

Easter Experiences

Today the children shared their experiences of Easter, from Easter egg hunts to family get togethers. One thing for sure, they all loved explaining which types of Easter eggs they had got and how they loved eating them! This morning, the children enjoyed eating hot cross buns and learnt the song…

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 18 April 2017

Category: EYFS- Reception

Spring Walk

Despite the weather first thing, we had a lovely time on our Spring walk this morning and just made sure we were kitted out in our coats and wellies! We were looking for signs of Spring and saw lots of daffodils, crocuses and buds on the trees. We could hear lots of tweeting and crowing in the…

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 20 March 2017

Category: EYFS- Reception

Shrove Tuesday

Children enjoyed celebrating Shrove Tuesday by eating pancakes!

 

 

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 28 February 2017

Category: EYFS- Reception

Making Pizzas

The children have had a fabulous day today! They have really enjoyed making pizzas this morning and sharing them with you this afternoon.  The children did so well performing the 'Dinnertime Rhyme' and loved singing the 'Pizza Song' with all the actions. It was lovely that so many of you were able…

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 17 January 2017

Category: EYFS- Reception

Christmas Party Day

We have had a fantastic party day today! The children have played lots of exciting party games, such as musical bumps, musical statues, and pass the parcel.  They have eaten party food (including a biscuit which they had made and decorated themselves), and were visited by Father Christmas! It has…

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 20 December 2016

Category: EYFS- Reception

Hedgehogs

Our theme this week is hedgehogs. Today the children have made their own hedgehogs using saltdough, which they have loved! They rolled the saltdough into a ball and then squeezed and pulled one end to make its nose, added spaghetti for its spines and raisins for its eyes. We now have a classroom…

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 24 October 2016

Category: EYFS- Reception

Autumn Walk

We had a lovely walk in the woods today, despite the rain!  The children found lots of interesting things on the ground, such as conkers, beech nuts, sycamore seeds and multi-coloured leaves, which we collected. Mrs Chandler even spotted a grey squirrel but it was too quick to catch on…

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 17 October 2016

Category: EYFS- Reception

Sukkot

We have started off this week by learning about the Sukkot festival and the importance of it in the Jewish religion.  During milk time each day, the children will get chance to sit in our very own classroom Sukkah. 

 

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 11 October 2016

Category: EYFS- Reception

Chat boxes

The first five children have brought back their chat boxes and have really enjoyed showing and describing their special items to their classmates.

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Posted by Jane Chandler on 3 October 2016

Category: EYFS- Reception