Ladybirds (Reception)

Miss Fernley

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Happy Eid!

Today we have been learning about Eid, the celebration of ending the Ramadan fast. We looked at pictures of people celebrating Eid from all around the world and we talked about the different ways Muslims celebrate it. We had our own fun by dressing up in our best...

Eid Mubarak

Reception children had a great time today learning about Eid. They looked at photos of the celebration from around the world. They quickly learned about how children can join in with all the fun things; dressing up in your best clothes, eating delicious food with...

Floating and Boating in the Ladybirds

The children have been so excited to make their boats for Science day that they have even been making boats independently in the creative area. These have been their practise boats and they have been testing them in the water tray outside. This has opened up lots of...

There’s something fishy going on in the Ladybirds

This week the Ladybirds have been learning about sea creatures as part of our Seaside topic. One of the most exciting things was investigating a real fish. The children came up with lots of descriptive language to describe the fish. Jacob said, “it feels soft...

Dinosaur Museum and Shop opens in the Ladybirds

Following the children’s current interests, experiences and understanding around dinosaurs a Dinosaur Museum and Shop has opened up in the Ladybirds classroom. The children are buying and selling tickets to go into the Museum which specialises in fossil hunting....

Wood you believe it? A gift from the National Trust!

We would like to say a huge thank you to Helen McDonald who works for the National Trust as Head Ranger at Gibside. I contacted Helen as I had spotted some fantastic logs being chopped down at Gibside and I thought to myself how much the children would enjoy them in...

Ladybirds have an exciting day at the Museum

Last Friday we had a brilliant time visiting the Great North Museum: Hancock. We put on our palaeontologist hats and began investigating different dinosaur bones and fossils. Our favourite one was the fossilized dinosaur poo!     We then investigated further, looking...

Dinosaur Stomp and Dinosaur Roar!

This week we are learning all about dinosaurs. The topic has created lots of excitement and engagement with the children in the Ladybirds. They have been creating and designing dinosaur treasure maps, dinosaur eggs and exploring how to make fossils. They have also...

Growing green

Today Reception children have been getting their garden ready for the growing season. They’ve planted up potatoes and beans. Lots of children helped and everyone was careful to put delicate seedlings in gently and without damage. Luckily we have many experienced...

Our new look outdoor area

While the Dragonflies and Ladybirds were enjoying their Easter break, the outdoor area was having a fabulous re-vamp! So this Monday was a very exciting day. There was lots to explore and try out. Have a look at all our new places to play in the photos; artificial...

Minibeast excitement in the Ladybird classroom

Our topic for this week and next is growing and minibeasts. We have been talking about the changes between Winter and Spring, noticing the differences in the environment, for example, new leaves, flowers and animals. We have also noticed a few similarities, especially...

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