Author Archives: Victoria Griffiths

Amazing Animals!

Reception had an awesome morning! The children were greeted by some endangered animals, some they will never experience by visiting a zoo.

We had the pleasure of meeting a Bearcat, Agouti, a parrot, and a baby tortoise. The keepers gave us information about their habitat, and how they survive. Even the staff were excited!

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Criw Cymraeg mewn Derbyn.

Diolch yn fawr!

Thank you to our year 4 representatives, they have spent Fridays after lunchtime working with the Reception Class. They have read Welsh books, played Welsh bingo and completed some Welsh activities.

Mae hi’n amser hyfryd!

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Colour Changing Cocktails.

Wow! What a busy week.

Reception have been learning all about the properties of Ice in our STEM week sessions. Just for fun the children chose different ice cubes made of juice and built their own ice towers in a cup. We then watched them melt!

We had some different results depending on the order of ice cubes…

look at the pictures to see the fun!

If you are interested in the activity to try at home search for the STEM website and look for Early years home works.
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Super Children…. With Superworm!

Welly Wednesday has been all about wonderful worms, and the fantastic book ‘Superworm’.

We listened to the story, joining in with the Superworm chant…..

‘Superworm is super long, Superworm is super Strong….’

we then danced to the Superworm rap, and then completed our fun activities… Take a look at the pictures. Continue reading

Mad about Minibeasts

Reception are completely MAD especially when it comes to minibeasts!

The children listened to a fabulous story, and went off to hunt for some of their favourite minibeasts.

The children were expert investigators, finding slugs, snails, worms, wood lice we even saw a bumble bee buzzing past! Continue reading