Reception Class 2

Miss Rodway

Welcome to Class 2. Today is our first full day in school and we are very excited. We have made lots of new friends and are enjoying getting to know our way round our new classroom, playing with all of our new toys.

Soggy Socks!

We have thoroughly enjoyed investigating capacity this week! We have poured, tipped, transferred and transported lots of water, measuring and comparing bowls, jugs, buckets and bottles! We were really good at making estimations about how much each different container...

Sandy Seashells

We have been decorating sea shells using sand art techniques. We designed our own patterns and worked on one section of our shell at a time to create the effect that we had planned. We used a mixture of sand and glitter, experimenting with colour, texture and shape....

Dino Dinner!

We have been using tools to prepare a dinosaur dinner. We chopped and peeled carrots, cucumbers and apples to make a bucket full of food for the herbivores! We were really careful when using the equipment and knew how to keep ourselves and our fingers safe! [gallery...

Bug Hunting

We have been on a mini beast hunt. We took bug catchers and magnifying glasses into the garden to see what we could find. We found spiders, worms, ants, centipedes, woodlice, flies and slugs!

Fossil Fun!

We have had lots of fun finding and making our own fossils. We have investigated pictures of different fossils and had a go at painting them using wax crayons and water colours. We have used clay to make our own model fossils, experimenting with tools to add different...

Our Volcano Experiment

We have been learning about volcanoes and wanted to make our own. We used papier-mache to build the volcano shape and then decorated it with a mix of paint and paper. To make our Volcano erupt we did an experiment. We mixed vinegar and bicarbonate of soda together and...

Signs of Spring

We have been in the school garden to look for signs of spring. We used the Ipads to record what we could find! We are excited for the sunny weather to come so that we can do some planting in the flower...