ReceptionMiss Megson and Miss Pegram
Welcome to Reception class. This term we will be learning about numbers to ten, counting and recognising significant numbers. We will begin our phonics sessions and introduce books to read, firstly picture books progressing to reading books with words. In our topic sessions we will be learning ‘all about me’.
As part of our topic Spring and New Life, Reception class enjoyed a lovely day at Whitehouse Farm. We had a fun packed day! First we held different animals including; mice, rats, rabbits and skinny pigs. Next we went on a tractor ride. It was very bumpy but lots of...read more
Reception Class enjoyed an afternoon at the Rising Sun Country Park, as an extension to our forest school lessons. We put our skills to the test, looking for signs of wildlife and spring. Our first task of the afternoon was to explore the garden and look for models...read more
As part of book week, each class visited another one in school to share a book and discuss it. There were lots of smiles and chat when year 4 visited reception. Not only did the children talk about their books but they were also able to talk about their understanding...read more
This half term we have been reading stories about bears, including The Everywhere bear and We're going on a bear hunt. We have been comparing old and new bears and have even been on a bear hunt ourselves! Today in Reception class we were so excited to be able to bring...read more
This week St Aidan's once again remembered a disastrous local event that happened 103 years ago on 5th February 1916 - the Bensham Tram Smash. Yesterday Miss Sutcliffe delivered an assembly reminding us of the sad story where four people lost their lives when a tram...read more
Happy Chinese New year! Today we have been learning about how Chinese New Year is celebrated. We have made our own Chinese dragons, written numbers and tried some Chinese food, using chopsticks. Here are some pictures of our afternoon.... [gallery...read more