Dragonflies (Reception)

Mrs Ramanandi

Welcome to Dragonflies

 

Resources:

Early Years Book List

 

Vets for pets

On Monday the children in Dragonflies began to learn about looking after pets. Lots of children already knew lots of information. They watched a video of a vet giving a dog a check up. Then they could have a go themselves in the vet's surgery in the classroom....

Hearts and friendship disco

The Nursery and Reception children had a fabulous time at the disco on Wednesday. They had some sweets, drinks and hot dogs. Best of all they danced the whole time to the disco music. Everyone looks gorgeous in their dancing outfits. Thank you to all the helpers who...

5,4,3,2,1, zero. Blast off!

Today some boys decided to make a moon car. What could they use? The crates, of course. They worked together to build it and it had some great space features. It needed a computer to program the launch. Some giant dominoes came in handy. There were some count downs,...

… On a cold and frosty morning in Dragonflies

The children in the Dragonflies class have been finding out about what happens when the temperature drops. They have been exploring ice and snow and finding out about arctic animals. They have even been pouring out juice and sharing  ice cubes with their friends. Here...

A rainy day won’t stop our outdoor play!

Rain doesn't stop play in the EYFS. Have a look at us having fun in the wet weather. Mixing colours in the puddles.     Practising our fine motor skills and recognising numbers.         Playing imaginatively in the water.   Developing communication and language in the...

Ladybirds and Dragonflies have fun in the snow

The snow arrived early this morning, covering the grounds of Windy Nook ...     We were all so excited to see how much snow had actually fallen and it was quickly decided that we must go out and explore some more...                   Snow ball target practise was a...

Reception Birdwatching Continued

Observing birds from afar was brilliant but we wanted to see them closer so we decided to put food out. On Friday we scattered bread crumbs in front of the bird hide and with a little bit of patience we saw a variety of birds, including birds that we hadn't seen...

Dragonflies Cosy Cafe

Today the Cosy Cafe opened in the Dragonflies classroom. And the good news is that it serves healthy food. The very helpful staff can make cheese or cucumber sandwiches from fresh ingredients. Customers can then have some fruit. The prices are very reasonable, but the...

Reception Birdwatching

The Reception children are showing great interest and fascination in our new bird hide. They have been using binoculars to look more closely at the birds that are far away and they are learning to be quiet so the birds come out from the trees. Lots of children are...

Reception go bananas.

There was lots of excitement in the Reception yard this morning. Banana lollies were on sale at 7p each. There was a choice of regular or chocolate topping. Each customer had to have the correct money. Tammy and Molly helped to run the stall. They were excellent;...

Whole School Christmas Sing Along

The whole school had a great time in the hall this morning at our Christmas Sing Along. There was lots of singing and dancing to Christmas songs and lots of fun was had by everyone. Merry Christmas...

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