Reception News, Summer 1 Week 2

It’s been another fantastic week!

During their Reception project, children have been learning all about the life cycles of different animals. Learners have been studying some real caterpillars, made predictions about how they think they might change and looked in detail at the life cycles of other animals that they may find in summer time.

Next week’s key text is the classic ‘Little Acorns’ a Twinkl story

Key vocabulary for focus story:

  • acorn
  • autumn
  • crinkly
  • snuggled
  • squished
  • patiently
  • welcoming
  • wriggle
  • jiggle
  • sprout
  • stem
  • leaves
  • breeze
  • height
  • huddled

Our song of the week next week will be ‘Lavender’s Blue’ 

Next week, nursery will be revisiting the concept of taking away during their Mathematics adult focus sessions.

Key vocabulary:

  • take away
  • subtract
  • altogether
  • less
  • subitise
sos winners

A huge well done this week to Ren, Hope, Ruby V and Mollie G who were the Secrets of Success Winners this week. This week, the award was for ‘Push Yourself’ which the children have demonstrated across all areas of their learning.