Author: Miss Moran and Mrs Breen


EYFS Beach party

Even though it was raining  ... it didn't stop us having fun ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 14 July 2017

Category: Reception

Saying goodbye!

Today we spent time with our  buddies before they move schools! 

We have loved spending time with them this year and will miss them lots ! 

Thank you buddies! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 13 July 2017

Category: Reception

Who built the ark?

Yesterday we performed our E.Y.F.S ssembly for our friends and families ! We were amazing and had so much fun! Well done everyone ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 29 June 2017

Category: Reception

Well done Isaac !

Isaac was chosen today for fantastic listening and behaviour and great passing skills! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 27 June 2017

Category: Reception

Football skills!

This week we have learnt some new skills.  How to stop the balk with our feet and not our hands ! And how to kick it with aim to our friend! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 27 June 2017

Category: Reception

Maths outdoors!

We played target practise, kept our scores and recognised bigger numbers! And had fun! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 21 June 2017

Category: Reception

Growing sunflowers !

We have been learning about growth and what flowers need to grow! We have planted some sunflower seeds! We are excited to watch the changes that happen and record them in our sunflower diary ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 15 June 2017

Category: Reception

Choosing ways to use technology!

We went on a walk around our school grounds yesterday.  Before we went we talked about how best to record what we see.  We decided to use the iPads to take photos or videos! We enjoyed sharing them with our friends on our return to class!  We also loved seeing the lovely new outdoor…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 15 June 2017

Category: Reception

Our star achiever !

Today Bobby was chosen for great listening, enthusiasm and skill!!

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 13 June 2017

Category: Reception

Hop,skip,jump!

Today in P.E we practised hopping, skipping, jumping and marching.  We loved playing the team games ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 13 June 2017

Category: Reception

Story recipe!

This week we are talking about the ingredients needed to write a good story! 

We chose our settings and characters and with a little bit of imagination we were off ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 12 June 2017

Category: Reception

Our star achiever !

Today Daniella was chosen for great balancing and always trying her best ! 

Well done :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 23 May 2017

Category: Reception

Bean bag fun !

Today in P.E we practised using bean bags, we had to throw it and catch it first, then kick it and catch it ,then catch it on our back! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 23 May 2017

Category: Reception

A great audience !

Today we were very lucky as we had special  visit from children in year3/4 ! 

They performed a story for us , we really enjoyed it ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 22 May 2017

Category: Reception

Star achiever !

This week Lily was chosen for her super listening skills and effort! 

Well done lily ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 16 May 2017

Category: Reception

Future goalkeepers ?

This week we have been learning to push the ball down and catch it as it bounces up... it's harder than it looks! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 16 May 2017

Category: Reception

Farmtastic!

We had an amazing time on our trip to the farm, we fed lambs, held chicks, had a donkey ride and a tractor ride and so much more! We will sleep tonight :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 11 May 2017

Category: Reception

Fun on the farm !

Today we visited Smithils farm ! We had an amazing day and our helpers all thought we were so well behaved.  

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 11 May 2017

Category: Reception

Sunny days

We love sunny days! Especially when we can go on the field and make daisy chains and have races! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 10 May 2017

Category: Reception

Rosie's walk

This week in literacy we are reading 'Rosie's walk' 

we have focused on retelling the story and made character masks to help us to reenact it ! 

We have talked about the prepositions in the story and we have written sentences using the prepositions from the story…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 May 2017

Category: Reception

Star achiever

Lily was chosen her super listening, great balance and throwing and catching ! 

Well done lily ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 May 2017

Category: Reception

Outdoor P.E

Today we were budding goalkeepers ! 

We practised our ball skills, throwing and catching ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 May 2017

Category: Reception

Sorting shapes !

This week we are learning about 2D shapes and how we can sort them in terms of the properties they have.  Today we sorted them into three groups, ones with 3 corners, ones with 4 corners and ones that don't fit any.  

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 8 May 2017

Category: Reception

Bingo!

We are loving farmyard bingo! Using our phonic knowledge to read the animal names! We like being the bingo caller too :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 3 May 2017

Category: Reception

Information books!

As part of our literacy learning, this week we have been using nonfiction books to find out about farms.  We decided to make our own information books using the information we have learnt. 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 3 May 2017

Category: Reception

Doubling

In our maths learning this week we are learning to double numbers using our fingers! Mrs Willows has been helping us to practise ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 3 May 2017

Category: Reception

Star achiever

Well done Isaac ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 May 2017

Category: Reception

Reception can jump!

We have also been practising different  ways of moving, we can jump with our feet together! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 May 2017

Category: Reception

P.E

Today we have practised throwing under arm ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 May 2017

Category: Reception

Cakes in the sun !

Today we enjoyed the banana muffins we made with Mrs white! They were yummy !!

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 28 April 2017

Category: Reception

Capacity

This week in our maths learning, we have been talking about capacity, we have explored different ways of measuring capacity and used language such as "full, nearly fully, empty and nearly empty" 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 27 April 2017

Category: Reception

Crazy creatures!

As part of our coding week we have learnt about algorithms! Even though it's a big word, we have learnt it just means instructions! We have been following instructions to draw our crazy creatures! We realised they were all different because the instructions weren't specific enough! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 27 April 2017

Category: Reception

Early coding !

We have been learning about coding this week and how we can make a computer/ robot/iPad do what we would like by writing a code for it! We have had so much fun with this! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 27 April 2017

Category: Reception

Our star achiever

Ava was chosen for great movement and listening skills! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 26 April 2017

Category: Reception

E-safety talk

This week is Coding week!  Our internet safety officers have been to each class to remind us all of the importance of staying safe online! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 25 April 2017

Category: Headteacher

Our first session with Manchester United !

We had a brilliant P.E lesson today and our behaviour and attitude to our learning was amazing ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 25 April 2017

Category: Reception

Eggciting times !!

We had lots of fun hunting our Easter treats!

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 13 April 2017

Category: Reception

Food from around the world!

We have been overwhelmed  by all your wonderful donations for our food taster day! We have tried food from Poland, China, Mexico, Italy, France, India and many more ! 

As always we would like to thank you for helping us give our children this great experience ! 

We have very full stomachs…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 April 2017

Category: Reception

Creative writing

To encourage independent writing, we have started creative writing sessions twice a week! 

We love it and our teachers can already see a difference ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 6 April 2017

Category: Reception

Counting in tens!

This week we have been counting in tens ! 

We have used the 100 grid, our hands , numicon and jigsaw pieces to help us with this skill! 

Ask us at home to show you ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 6 April 2017

Category: Reception

Namaste !!

This week in P.E we have been on a yoga adventure ! 

We have learnt lots of new moves and heard an exciting story of a crocodile too ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 4 April 2017

Category: Reception

Multi cultural week!

This week we have started thinking about children around the world! 

We have read a non fiction book and talked about the differences between our country and others in the world.  We have looked a a globe chose a different country we would like to live in ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 3 April 2017

Category: Reception

We are authors

We have been talking about stories! 

We have talked about characters and settings and types of stories.  

Talk is very important for our story writing and have used characters to become story tellers and then we have made books of these stories.  We have been working very hard with our…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 20 March 2017

Category: Reception

Silver trail

Today we have had our annual silver trail! 

We lined all the coins up we had collected and in reception out line was 12 metres long ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 17 March 2017

Category: Reception

Making bread

This week we have read the story 'The  Little Red Hen ' 

just like the hen in the story we helped Mrs Willows to bake some bread ! 

It was very yummy :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 17 March 2017

Category: Reception

VisitIng Reception

Today we went to read with our Reception buddies, we had such a lovely time.

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 March 2017

Category: Year 6

Reading Buddies

Today as a special treat our Year Six buddies came to read us a story ! 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 March 2017

Category: Reception

Tasting 'Handa's fruit'

Very excited ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 10 February 2017

Category: Reception

How big is your digital footprint ?

We learnt about our digital footprint and the importance of keeping ourselves safe online! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 February 2017

Category: Headteacher

Futur digital leaders !!

As well as learning about E-Safety we had a fantastic time exploring the wonderful creative space ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 February 2017

Category: Headteacher

Online safety training

We learnt so much at UKFast today about online safety ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 February 2017

Category: Headteacher

E-Safety Champions

Congratulations to our year 5 E-Safety Champions! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 February 2017

Category: Headteacher

'Handa's Surprise'

This week we have enjoyed the story of 'Handa's Surprise', so much so that it has inspired us to write our own story of it!  

We played hot seating to help us to get to know the characters in the story and used props to re enact the story ! We have all done some wonderful writing to retell the…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 8 February 2017

Category: Reception

Let it shine!

Today the children in Nursery and Reception celebrated our special 'Candle Mass' we were wonderful in Church and enjoyed taking our candles up to the alter.  

Thank you to everyone who came to share mass with us! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 8 February 2017

Category: Reception

Year 6 safer Internet day

#emojis 

#besafe 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 February 2017

Category: Headteacher

Safer Internet day

Each class will  share their learning experiences during Friday Assembly 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 February 2017

Category: Headteacher

Safer Internet day

Each class has worked hard on a project to reinforce safer Internet day ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 February 2017

Category: Headteacher

Safer Internet day

Safer Internet day 2017 

The Power of Image 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 February 2017

Category: Headteacher

Safer internet day!

It's never too early to start learning about Internet safety! 

In Reception  we have talked about the power of images.  We hav taken selfies, funny pictures of each other and photos of children playing together. We have thought of nice things we could say about the photos to make the children…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 February 2017

Category: Reception

Symmetrical paintings

We have been learning about symmetry! We painted symmetrical flower pictures, they look fantastic! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 6 February 2017

Category: Reception

Math's all around us

We have made repeating patterns all over the classroom! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 6 February 2017

Category: Reception

Reception's got talent !

Having fun on our new outdoor stage area !! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 6 February 2017

Category: Reception

Chinese New Year

Today we have celebrated Chinese New Year! 

We have made lanterns, learnt about the 12 zodiac animals and the great. Race they had and tried some yummy Chinese food 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 27 January 2017

Category: Reception

Christmas party day!

We had such fun dancing, playing and eating yummy food! We even had a visit from Santa! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 20 December 2016

Category: Reception

Cheeky little elves !!

Where will they end up next ?! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 December 2016

Category: Reception

Elf adventures

We are so excited every morning to find what mischief our elves have got up to over night ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 5 December 2016

Category: Reception

Festive fun

We loved decorating our tree to some Christmas music !

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 December 2016

Category: Reception

Decorating our Christmas Tree

We have been decorating our tree with special baubles from home! Please send your child's bauble in if they haven't done so, so everyone can take part! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 December 2016

Category: Reception

Christmas jumper day !!

How fantastic do we all look in our Christmas jumpers! 

Thank you for all the donations for 'Be a Santa to a Senior ' I am sure it will make someone's Christmad extra special !!

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 December 2016

Category: Reception

Jingle Bell the Elf

This morning we were so excited to see that we had a special visitor all the way from North Pole!  He brought us a special Pom Pom advent calendar.   He is on a special mission for Santa and will go back through his magical elf door every night to tell Santa how good we have been in school!  We…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 1 December 2016

Category: Reception

1st of December !

We have started our countdown to Christmas!  We have talked about how we are preparing for Jesus Birthday and that this is the true meaning of Christmas 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 1 December 2016

Category: Reception

Home and school

We love it when children bring in things they have done at Home .  Wether it be writing, a medal from extra curricular activities or an extension of our school learning ! We are very proud of you ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 29 November 2016

Category: Reception

Winter and Advent

We are officially on countdown to Christmas in Reception, we just need to put our tree up now ! :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 28 November 2016

Category: Reception

We are writers !

We are trying so hard in phonics that now we love to write any time any where! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 23 November 2016

Category: Reception

3D shapes everywhere

In maths we have been learning about 3D shapes.  We have been using junk we have brought in from home to make aliens and monsters.  We talked about the different 3D shapes we used. 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 23 November 2016

Category: Reception

Healthy living

Today Mrs Karran gave us the potatoes, spring onions and turnips that we had planted last year when we were in Nursery!  We decided to clean and chop them and Mrs Karran very kindly made a soup with them that we ate in the afternoon, it was yummy! Thank you so much Mrs Karran :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 10 November 2016

Category: Reception

Remembrance day

This week we have been learning about Remembrance Day! We learnt what and why we remember on this special day.  We have written prayers for the soldiers and made our own poppies and painted poppy field pictures.  More importantly we thought about all the soldiers past and present and said a…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 10 November 2016

Category: Reception

Dance !

This week we were very lucky to have Mrs Wrigley (Isaac's Mummy ) teach us dance in our P.E lesson.  We had so much fun, thank you Mrs Wrigley :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 10 November 2016

Category: Reception

Fraction week fun

This week the whole school are focusing on fractions as part of their maths learning.  

In Reception we are learning about halves and quarters.  We had a sharing picnic today making jam sandwiches and choosing to cut them into halves or quarters.  

 

Maths is so much fun…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 November 2016

Category: Reception

Autumn walk

Today we went on a lovely Autumn walk to Lostock Park.  

We collected leaves, conkers and looked out for Autumn animals.  

Thank you to all our wonderful parent helpers :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 3 November 2016

Category: Reception

Pumpkin fun

Today we helped Miss Carr to carve the pumpkins for Halloween! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 31 October 2016

Category: Reception

Happy Halloween !

We looked super in our fancy dress costumes today 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 31 October 2016

Category: Reception

Spooky Halloween

We have been getting ready for Halloween in reception ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 20 October 2016

Category: Reception

Ball skills!

This week in P.E we have been practising our ball skills , using our feet and hands to pass the ball safely 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 20 October 2016

Category: Reception

Our first Spanish lesson

Today we had our first Spanish lesson with Vania, we learnt how to say "hello my name is... " in Spanish and to count to ten in Spanish. 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 11 October 2016

Category: Reception

Phonics outside

Who said learning had to be done inside a classroom ? 

Today we have been on a letter hunt, used the sounds we found to make words and used chalk to write them on our playground floor ! 

So much fun and learning ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 10 October 2016

Category: Reception

Autumn has arrived in Reception !!

This week we have started to talk about the changing seasons and Autumn ! 

We have been busy 'play learning' using our Autumn enhancements !

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 10 October 2016

Category: Reception

We are writers !

This week we have started guided writing sessions.  Some of us have been writing sentences , some of us have been writing words and some of us have been practising writing letters.  

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 October 2016

Category: Reception

Magic maths .... Counting !!

We have been using the number square to count to 100 and count in tens ! We know what they look like also ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 October 2016

Category: Reception

Patterns

This week in maths we have been learning about patterns.  We have talked about patterns all around us and have been making repeating patterns using different media and equipment ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 29 September 2016

Category: Reception

Phonics fun !

Now we know lots of sounds we have started  to use these sounds in our reading and writing!  Even though it is a little tricky at the minute we are trying very hard ! 

We blend to read and segment to write , ask us to show you :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 29 September 2016

Category: Reception

Our funny bones !

We have listened to the story 'funny bones' we talked about how important our bones are and we drew pictures of our skeletons using white chalk 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 22 September 2016

Category: Reception

Learning outdoors

We enjoyed recognising and matching numbers with our bean bags and tuff tray outside 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 22 September 2016

Category: Reception

Keeping fit and healthy !

This week we have been learning all about our bodies and how to keep them   Fit and healthy! 

We read the book 'Oliver's vegetables' and went too see all the vegetables that are growing in our school allotments!  

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 22 September 2016

Category: Reception

Our first P.E lesson

Today we had our first P.E lesson.  We had great

 fun !  Next week we will be getting changed into our P.E kits so please ensure all children have it in school.  Our day is Tuesday.  Now is the time to encourage children to dress and undress themselves in preparation…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 13 September 2016

Category: Reception

Wake up shake up

every Wednesday and Friday morning we have ' wake up shake up ' with the rest of the school in the hall.  We had so much fun on our first one! 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 12 September 2016

Category: Reception

Our first week in Reception

We have all settled into our new classes, we love exploring our new provision ! Just look at all the fun we have had ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 12 September 2016

Category: Reception

Fun in E.Y.F.S

We are having lots of fun on our pirates and princesses day ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 12 July 2016

Category: Reception

We have a butterfly !

When we came back from wake up shake up we discovered one of our butterflies had hatched out of its cocoon ! We watched it flap it's wings to dry them off and painted some beautiful butterflies ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 1 July 2016

Category: Reception

The very hungry caterpillar !

We have started our new book this week and we are learning lots from it, days of the week, story sequencing and life cycles ! All whilst having fun play learning ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 27 June 2016

Category: Reception

Early years trip to the zoo !

We had so much fun at the zoo and we all behaved brilliantly :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 12 May 2016

Category: Reception

Sponsored 'Rideathon'

This morning Nursery and Reception completed  their sponsored 'Rideathon'. We had bikes, scooters and we even had a couple of children with two wheel bikes !  We all managed at least three laps around the big playground and we had lots of fun too!  

A big thank you for the sponsorships we have…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 28 April 2016

Category: Reception

Sharing our success with year 1

This week we have been working very hard writing non fiction books about Space!  We were very excited to share our books with Year 1 this afternoon and they all said we are very good writers ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 15 April 2016

Category: Reception

Counting in tens

This week we have been learning to count in tens .   We used the numbered rockets to help us ! 

 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 15 April 2016

Category: Reception

Easter preparations !

Today we have been baking ! We have made chocolate and syrup nest cakes for Easter ! Yum Yum ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 23 March 2016

Category: Reception

A 'cracking' effort from everyone !

Look how fantastic our decorated eggs look for the Easter competition ! 

Good luck to all of you we love them all :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 23 March 2016

Category: Reception

Visit from poet Andy Tooze

We really enjoyed the visit from Andy Tooze our resident poet ! We are getting so good at rhyming ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 16 March 2016

Category: Reception

The Sun Is Shining

The sun is shining and we are making the most of it. We had lots of fun playing football with Miss Moran. Let's hope this sunshine lasts.

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 14 March 2016

Category: Reception

Snow day !

Having fun in the snow ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 4 March 2016

Category: Reception

World book day

We had a great day and all looked fantastic ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 3 March 2016

Category: Reception

Music fun day !

 

 

Today we are  celebrating  all things musical! 

We are using the iPads to explore beat and pulse and make our own music. 

We are using junk materials to make musical instruments. 

We have been writing about our favourite bands and listening for beat and rytymn in some popular…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 29 February 2016

Category: Reception

Ash Wednesday

Yesterday was Ash Wednesday.  We learnt all about Lent  and the ashes we receive on Ash Wednesday to help us to follow Jesus ! Mr Smith visited our class and gave us all the ashes on our foreheads. 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 11 February 2016

Category: Reception

Pancake fun !

As it is shrove Tuesday we have been making pretend pancakes using play dough and a variety of toppings ! It made us very hungry! It's a good job we are making real ones too :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 February 2016

Category: Reception

Special visitors !

Today we had two very special visitors to school! P.C Jo and P.C Chris.  They came to tell us all about their special job as police officers and all they do to keep us safe.  We have promised to wave at them if we see them drive past us ! 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 3 February 2016

Category: Reception

First P.E lesson of the New Year !

We played a game called jumping in puddles ! 

We had lots of fun and worked our bodies hard ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 5 January 2016

Category: Reception

Frozen elf !!!

After lunch we came back to found our elf had been frozen ! We have lots of wonderful ideas about what could have happened to him ! It inspired some great writing too :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 15 December 2015

Category: Reception

Nativity

We are enjoying playing in our stable with the nativity ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 14 December 2015

Category: Reception

Special delivery !

Today we have been writing letters to Father Christmas !  We used our phonic skills and remembered to be polite :) 

 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 14 December 2015

Category: Reception

Elf Mischief!

Look what 'lovey' the elf has been up to now! 

We came into class to find he had had a snow ball fight and mad a snow angel! 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 2 December 2015

Category: Reception

Elf Writing !

We are busy writing in our elf journals ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 1 December 2015

Category: Reception

Lovely the elf !

We have named our elf ' lovely' he is going to be watching over us and will be setting us good deeds over advent ! He will tell Father Christmas all about how good we are every night ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 1 December 2015

Category: Reception

Special Visitor !

This morning we found an elf had come to stay with us ! He had travelled all the way from the North Pole ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 1 December 2015

Category: Reception

Christmas has arrived in reception!

We have been having fun in Santas workshop , investigating ice, making our Christmas lists and lots more ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 30 November 2015

Category: Reception

We remember them

We have written prayers for the fallen soldiers 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 12 November 2015

Category: Reception

Remembrance Day

We chose to cut out some poppies to wear to help us to remember ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 12 November 2015

Category: Reception

Remembrance Day

We used our fingers to decorate our large poppy ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 12 November 2015

Category: Reception

Fairy tail day

Today is fairy tale day in reception and don't we look great! We are all dressed up as characters from fairy tales.  We are having lots of fun reading fairy tales, acting them out and writing about our character :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 23 October 2015

Category: Reception

Autumn leaves!

Look at all the leaves we found ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 21 October 2015

Category: Reception

Autumn walk !

 

Today reception and nursery went on an autumn walk to lostock park.  We had lots of fun, finding leaves, conkers and looking for autumn animals! 

We finished off with a play on the park.  

 

 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 21 October 2015

Category: Reception

P.E

Today we carried on practising our throwing and catching skills.  This time we went outside and used tennis balls.  We rolled, threw and kicked them to each other! We talked about the hardest and easiest way. 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 13 October 2015

Category: Reception

All aboard the addition bus !

 

In Maths we are learning simple addition by adding 'one more'.  Today we played a game pretending to travel on our bus adding one more passenger at each stop ! It was fun and helped us to learn! 

 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 13 October 2015

Category: Reception

Ola !

Today we had our first Spanish lesson.  We met our new teacher and learnt how to say hello in Spanish ! We really enjoyed it :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 13 October 2015

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Throwing and catching

This week in P.E we have been using the bean bags to throw and catch.

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 October 2015

Category: Reception

Purposeful play !

We have been making repeating patterns in our play learning, aren't we clever ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 October 2015

Category: Reception

Patterns

In maths we have been learning about patterns 

We have made patterns using shapes, colours and even ourselves ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 7 October 2015

Category: Reception

Phonics fun !

We have learnt the sounds s, a, t, p, i , n so far in phonics and have now started to read real and nonsense words containing these sounds.  We have been playing the game ,buried treasure to help us with is skill! 

We are super reader pirates ! 

 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 29 September 2015

Category: Reception

P.E

Today we explores how we can use different parts of our bodies to travel over, under and around the equipment ! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 29 September 2015

Category: Reception

Look at these , we can't wait to try them

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 25 September 2015

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Cakes !!!!

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 25 September 2015

Category: Reception

Preparations for our Macmillan coffee afternoon

We have been busy decorating cakes to enjoy this afternoon!  A big thank you for all the yummy donations for such a great cause ! 

 

 

 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 25 September 2015

Category: Reception

P.E

Today we have taken part in out first P.E lesson !  

We took our shoes and socks off and our jumpers and talked about the important parts of our P.E lessons, like stretches, warm ups, main activity and learning skills and cool down sessions. 

We enjoyed learning the bean game and the traffic…

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 15 September 2015

Category: Reception

Our first wake up shake up !

Having a boogie !!! 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 9 September 2015

Category: Reception

We love our class !

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 8 September 2015

Category: Reception

Our new class !

Look at all the fun we have been having in reception :) 

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Posted by Miss Moran and Mrs Breen on 8 September 2015

Category: Reception