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  • Making gigantic nests!

    Published 16/03/20
    We have been learning about different habitats. The children loved collecting sticks and making gigantic nests for the birds. Moreover, they enjoyed being creative and used their imagination in order to make nests using hay. All the pupils pretended
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  • Spring 1 Chinese New Year

    Published 10/02/20
    We have been  busy celebrating Chinese New Year in reception. We made dragon puppets and vegetable noodles. They were delicious!  
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  • Spring 1 People who help us

    Published 10/02/20
    This term we have been learning all about the different people in the community who help us. We had visits from police officers, nurses and midwives. We asked them lots of questions about their jobs and they showed us all the things they use to help
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  • Building caves and pretending to be spelunkers

    Published 16/12/19
    The pupils from Curwen Primary School came along and they spent a whole day with us in Forest School. The children made caves and bird feeders and loved pretending to be spelunkers as they took turns to guess what their friends painted. Moreover, the
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  • Autumn 2: Making Bear Sandwiches

    Published 19/11/19
    We have been enjoying reading the story 'Can't You Sleep Little Bear?' so much  that we decided making our very own edible bears. They tasted delicious. Yum Yum!  
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  • Autumn 2: Big Outcome - Fireworks

    Published 19/11/19
    This week we have been learning about fireworks. We explored creating and sparklers fireworks using different materials.  We also discussed what fireworks we liked the best and the different noises we could hear on Bonfire Night. 
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  • Autumn 1: Big Outcome - Autumn

    Published 19/11/19
    This term we have been learning all about the changes we are seeing in Autumn. We had great fun making collages using leaves and exploring natural materials we are finding outside during this time of year.   
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  • Trip to Southend

    Published 22/07/19
    On Tuesday 16th July, the whole of Early Years went so Southend beach to celebrate the end of term. We had a great  time playing in the water, building sandcastles and eating ice cream.  
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  • Big Outcome - Our Transport

    Published 11/06/19
    This term, in reception we will be learning about different modes of transport. For our 'big outcome' this week, we had great time talking and drawing our favourite ways to travel.  Some of us enjoy travelling on buses whilst others pref
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  • Mini-Beasts

    Published 24/05/19
    To celebrate the end of our mini-beasts topic, reception had a great time dressing up as our favourite mini-beasts. We worked super hard making our costumes and learning songs about spiders and caterpillars! Our parents then joined us in
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  • Big Outcome - Decorating the Gingerbread Men

    Published 13/03/19
    Children learnt about the Gingerbread Man story. They decorated the Gingerbread Men using icing, sprinkles, raisins, chocolate buttons etc. We also celebrated World Book Day in the same day when we had the big outcome and the pupils came dressed u
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  • Visit to East Ham Fire Station

    Published 28/01/19
    Reception had a recent visit to the Fire Station in East Ham where they had a tour of the station, they were able to look at all the equipment, heard the fire bell, saw a fire fighter go down the pole, had a turn to use the hose and even had a c
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