New Reception Children

The Gruffalo

This week we have been exploring The Gruffalo. We have enjoyed a range of activities linked to our text including: Making Gruffalo Crumble and going on a Gruffalo hunt. The children have really enjoyed reading this story and are keeping an eye out for the Gruffalo.

Forest School

The children love forest school and enjoy exploring the outdoors in the Autumn. This week the children have searched for the Gruffalo and created different homes for the characters from the story.

The Gruffalo Party

The Children have enjoyed learning about the Gruffalo. During the week the children wrote invitations, made a list of party food and estimated how much food we would need. The children then enjoyed tasting Gruffalo Pizza's we have made and sampling the different party food. Thank you for your fantastic homework, we loved to see the children's brilliant work.

Christmas Decoration Day

Thank you for your involvement and support on Christmas decoration day, we had a fantastic time!

Stick Man

This week we explored the Story Stick Man. We enjoyed going to find the Stick family and exploring frost whilst on our walk.

Gingerbread Man

This week we have been looking at the story of The Gingerbread Man. The children enjoyed making Gingerbread Men and acting out the story.


Within this folder are the Read Write Inc mnemonics to support your child to read and form their sounds.

Hansel and Gretel

This week we have been looking at the story of Hansel and Gretel and acting out the story.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Three Billy Goats Gruff

This week the children have read the story Three Billy Goats Gruff. The children have acted out the story and have understood the characters, setting and plot. We have made a range of items from the story this week such as the trolls mouth.

Pancake Day

The children throughly enjoyed making and tasting their very own pancake.

World Book Day

Can you guess which traditional tales characters we came as?


On this page you will find all our class spellings.

Bedtime Story

During this term we ran a session after school to develop a love of reading. The children and staff all attended the session in their pyjamas with a cuddly friend. The children loved the story session and read a range of fantastic stories such as The Gruffalo, A Tiger that came to Tea and We're Going on A Bear Hunt.

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