Our blog is now back up and running, thank you for being patient whilst the IT Services updated our blogs. Reception have been practicing using the laptops. They have been logging on to the reception user area, using the software … Continue reading →
Our blogs are currently being updated by the IT department. We will bring you more blog posts with photos once this has been updated.
Whilst you wait, why not ask the children about what they did in computing this week? The children all practiced logging on, opening up the 2 Simple software and then creating a rainbow on the program. They added their name by typing on the keyboards. This was a little challenging because the letters on a keyboard are all capitals. It was good practice to learn the capital letters too! The children then printed out their rainbows.
We have also been in full flow of practicing our nativity and on Monday the stage will go up so that we can practice using the stage. Please don’t forget to bring in your nativity costumes when you have them in a named bag. If you can label all the items in it on the labels that is a big help to the team in a Reception. Thank you!
Understanding the world: Technology: Early Learning Goal. We used the app ‘quiver’ to bring our 2D drawing of a car to life, the children each designed their own Ford Kuga. The car drove through the city and the children used … Continue reading →
Lewis did some awesome writing on the computer today. He thought of his sentence then typed it out independently. He learnt where the space bar and full stop keys were and already knew the backspace key! This week we have … Continue reading →
Today we have had so much positive feedback about our nativity from parents, grandparents and other staff members who came to watch. There was such a lovely atmosphere and the children were absolutely brilliant! I can definitely see some children … Continue reading →
Outdoor learning: alongside doing our mile run every day, the reception and nursery children have been working towards their skipping awards in the outdoor area. Our school is one of Nike’s ambassador schools for Physical Education, we have been recognizing … Continue reading →
Our dark dark tent turned into a dark dark cave this week in line with our story focus for this week ‘Cave Baby’. Inside our dark space we have torches, light and dark themed words stuck on the walls, nocturnal … Continue reading →
Some children have started to learn their teen numbers. We have been working as a group to order teen numbers from 10 to 20. Challenge: learn to recognize your teen numbers. When you can do that can you order them correctly without any help?