Reception had a thrilling trip to the Haynes Motor Museum

There were cars of all varieties for as far as the eye could see! The Reception children had such fun looking at the cars and hearing all about them from the museum guide. They even got the chance to ‘drive’ several vehicles. Click here to see all the photographs in our Flickr album. Hazlegrove PrePrep children … More Reception had a thrilling trip to the Haynes Motor Museum

Reception went for a ride on a magic carpet as part of their new topic, ‘Journeys’

Our new topic is ‘Journeys’. This week we have been looking at a world map and identified the countries that we have travelled to. We explored objects from other countries and some of us pretended to go on a magic carpet ride. Also in the classroom, we have been developing our pincer grasp and fine … More Reception went for a ride on a magic carpet as part of their new topic, ‘Journeys’

Reception help the birds find food during the winter time and paid tribute to Andy Goldsworthy

This half of term we have been exploring sculpture in our art lessons. This week we looked at the work of Andy Goldsworthy. Some of us then used natural objects to create our own beautiful pieces of work. In the forest we thought of ways to help birds during the recent cold spell. We made … More Reception help the birds find food during the winter time and paid tribute to Andy Goldsworthy

A busy week for Reception

In the classroom this week we have learnt about 2D shapes and patterns. We used various objects and materials to make symmetrical patterns. Outside in the garden we worked together to make a ramp to explore whether liquids or solids roll best. Miss Ankers. Hazlegrove PrePrep children are happy children…

Reception had a smashing time out in the woods hatching dinosaurs !

We travelled back in time this week to discover what our world would have looked like when dinosaurs roamed the land. We decided that there would have been lots of plants, forests, swamps and possibly a volcano! After arriving back in the classroom we set about making a small world dinosaur land, which we have … More Reception had a smashing time out in the woods hatching dinosaurs !

Reception have a “RAWSOME” time on a dinosaur hunt!

This term we are learning about dinosaurs, so what better way to start the topic than by going on a dinosaur hunt! Not long after entering the woods we soon discovered some dinosaur tracks. Quietly and carefully we followed them and to our amazement they led us to three dinosaur eggs! Fearing for the safety … More Reception have a “RAWSOME” time on a dinosaur hunt!