Ladybirds (Reception)

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Welcome to Ladybirds

 

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Easter Bunny sighted at Windy Nook!

Reception children caught a glimpse of the Easter bunny this morning. Although Mrs Cole and Mrs Hopkins were looking all the time, they both missed him. They are still wondering why it is that they miss him every year - never mind. The children knew exactly what to do...

Launching the Maths Packs with a Number Dance

The Reception children performed a brilliant number dance for their parents and carers to celebrate the launch of the brand new Reception maths packs. The packs are bursting with exciting resources and information of how to support your child’s achievements in maths....

Creating stories in the Ladybirds

The current focus for writing in Reception is for the children to use their awareness of sounds to write anything they want. To develop the children's understanding of how stories are structured for writing they have been telling their own made up story to an adult....

Gardeners’ world

The sun is out so  the Dragonflies and Ladybirds classes are getting their gardens ready for the first days of spring. They have been planting beans, setting up a pretend Garden Centre in the classrooms, making vegetable superheroes ( if you don't know what one looks...

I Love You Day Celebrations in the Ladybirds

This week we have been preparing to celebrate and say thank you to our special people. At the beginning of the week we made cards, collages and cupcakes with chocolate flavoured dough, it was hard to believe that it wasn't edible as it smelled so nice!    This...

A special visit from the Dogs Trust

Alison and Mollie, from the Dogs Trust, visited us today. Alison told us all about what dogs need to be happy and healthy, including food and water, an identify collar, a lead, a bed, a brush and most importantly love. The children listened incredibly well, had lots...

Pet Professionals in the Ladybirds

This week we are learning about pets and the different ways that they each need looking after. A Vets Surgery opened up in the classroom for our pets which the children have really engaged with and played out lots of different scenarios. It's been great for supporting...

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...

The classroom through our eyes

Over the past two weeks the children in the Ladybirds classroom have been learning how to use the class camera. They have learnt how to turn it on, how to take pictures and how to look at them. Have a look at the photos below which have been taken independently by the...

Celebrating Chinese New Year in the Ladybrids

This week we are developing our understanding and awareness of the Chinese culture and their traditions associated with the Lunar New Year celebrations. This year it will be the Year of the Rooster. A Chinese restaurant and takeaway has opened in the role play area...

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