Scoill Vallajeelt

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 Our learning journey will be creative, challenging and personalised...
 to be the best we can."

Welcome to Reception Class Page

Week beginning Monday 18th July 2022

Reception have enjoyed cooling down on our “beach” in the hot weather we had this week.

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Week beginning Monday 11th July 2022

Reception had the best day ever at the wildlife park.

We even got to touch a python called Pebble, saw the penguins being fed and even managed to play in the park!

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Week beginning Monday 27th June 2022

A very excited reception class had a visit from the Douglas White Watch fire engine.

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We used the hose to spray water on the playground and sat in the back of the truck.

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As the firefighters left they turned their sirens on much to our delight!

Week beginning Monday 13th June 2022

Reception had an opportunity to show their Y6 buddies all the learning they have done this year. They all had a lovely morning!

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Week beginning Monday 23rd May 2022

Reception have had a wonderful day celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

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Reception enjoyed the Bouncy Castle

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and the Tattoo Parlour the most!


Week beginning Monday 16th May 2022

Reception were very lucky to have Clara Isaacs from recyclecollect.im come into school to teach us all about recycling. This ties in with our reduce, reuse, recycle topic about climate change.

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We all had a go at doing some recycling too!

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Week beginning Monday 9th May 2022

Reception enjoyed a “Sounds Rubbish” music workshop. We played music empty buckets and used old pipes as our beaters.

The noise was SO loud you could feel it in your chest!!

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We learned different rhythms and joined together to make a rubbish orchestra!

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Week beginning Monday 26th April 2022

Our new topic is all about reducing, reusing and recycling.

We are getting creative with our empty card board boxes.

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Week beginning Monday 4th April 2022

This week we have been exploring how we can keep our bodies healthy. We had a lot of fun in the Doctor role play. We even used our maths skills to measure our “patients”.

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Week beginning Monday 28th March 2022

This week we have been learning about 3D shapes. We have been very excited to create with our shapes. Some children have used 3D shapes to complete a picture. We also learnt how to group 3D shapes according to their properties.

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Week beginning Monday 21st March

This week Reception have enjoyed playing with the small world construction bricks in the sand tray. Not only did they make amazing buildings but they used their maths skills to count and add up their bricks.

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We had a fabulous visit from the wildlife park! We learnt all about camouflage- some of the beezlebugs even tried to escape . We also got to feel a stick insect.

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Week beginning 7th March 2022

Balancing in PE

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Reception practising throwing and catching with bean bags!

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Friday 4th March 2022- This week the children have been doing lots of learning and this picture show Max practising his pencil grip whilst doing some

creative arts!

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Tuesday 1st March 2022-Well done Mari-best decorated pot in the Daffodil Competition

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Tuesday 1st March 2022- Such a brilliant daffodil Eden-best flower winner in Reception Class.

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Thursday 3rd March 2022- What a fabulous array of costumes for World Book Day in Reception. Well done children-and family helpers!

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