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 ๐ŸŒˆ ๐ŸŒธ Mrs Parkes' Class Page ๐ŸŒˆ ๐ŸŒธ

A very warm welcome to our class page. 

Our P.E days are Tuesday and Friday.

Friday 21st  January 2022

๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ Well done to our star and courtesy winners this week ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

โญ๏ธโญ๏ธ Star - Evie โญ๏ธโญ๏ธ   โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’™ Courtesy - Alayna ๐Ÿ’™โค๏ธ
A big happy birthday to Lee for Saturday and well done to Freya for her amazing swimming certificate. 

 ๐ŸŽถ The children have really enjoyed our music lesson today. They listened to Celebrate by Kool and The Gang and we talked about how it made them feel. We then listened to the Pat-A-Cake song and found the pulse. We learned the song and then sang it with the actions. ๐ŸŽถ

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Friday 14th  January 2022

๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ Well done to our star and courtesy winners this week ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

โญ๏ธโญ๏ธ Star - Theo โญ๏ธโญ๏ธ   โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’™ Courtesy - Harvey ๐Ÿ’™โค๏ธ

Friday 7th  January 2022

๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ Well done to our star and courtesy winners this week ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

โญ๏ธโญ๏ธ Star - Harper โญ๏ธโญ๏ธ   โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’™ Courtesy - Lee ๐Ÿ’™โค๏ธ

Squiggle Whilst you Wiggle!

The children have enjoyed their first session of Squiggle Whilst you Wiggle. Squiggle Whilst you Wiggle works both gross and fine motor muscles, strengthens and trains muscles whilst mark making for the purpose of forming letters which will lead to formal handwriting. 

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โค๏ธโญ๏ธ Our Star and Courtesy winners of the Autumn Term are Eesa and Mason! โค๏ธโญ๏ธ

Friday 17th December 2021

๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ Well done to our star and courtesy winners this week ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

โญ๏ธโญ๏ธ Star - Lee โญ๏ธโญ๏ธ   โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’™ Courtesy - Oliver ๐Ÿ’™โค๏ธ

๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽ Happy 5th birthday to Bella! ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ‚

Certificate Of Attendance

โญ๏ธGold Awardโญ๏ธ

Autumn Term 2021

 

Congratulations to the girls and boys who have been awarded with a  gold certificate for excellent attendance in the Autumn Term 2021.๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜€. The certificate was presented during our Celebration Assembly. 

 

๐Ÿ›ท๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿ›ท๐ŸŽ… A surprise visit from Santa ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿ›ท๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿ›ท

Wednesday 15th December 2021

 

This morning, we heard a big bang and some jingle bells and as we looked up Santa had landed on the roof! ๐Ÿ›ท ๐ŸŽ… He waved at all the boys and girls through the classroom window on the roof. How cheeky! ๐ŸŽ…

 

He then found his way down to our classroom and we all sang him some Christmas songs. ๐ŸŽถ Santa loved them. ๐ŸŽ… The children were incredibly excited.  Santa then gave everyone a present to take 
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๐Ÿฝ๐ŸŽ„๐Ÿฝ๐ŸŽ„ Christmas Dinner ๐ŸŽ„๐Ÿฝ๐ŸŽ„๐Ÿฝ

Wednesday 15th December 2021

 

The children thoroughly enjoyed their Christmas dinner today. They pulled their crackers and wore their Christmas jumpers and Christmas hats. ๐Ÿฝ๐ŸŽ„

Pantomime Time - Oh yes it is!

Tuesday 14th December 2021

 

This week we have been watching a performance of the pantomime Jack and the beanstalk - oh yes we have!  ๐Ÿ˜€ The children enjoyed eating some yummy snacks whilst it was on - oh yes they did! ๐Ÿ˜€

 

 

 โญ๏ธโค๏ธ Our star and courtesy winners this week are Harper and Mason. A huge well done to both of you!   โญ๏ธโค๏ธ

๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽ Happy 5th birthday to Freya and Harper! ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ‚

 

 โญ๏ธโค๏ธ Our star and courtesy winners this week are Evie and Aleena. A huge well done to both girls!   โญ๏ธโค๏ธ

๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽ Happy 5th birthday to Santi, Scarlet and Sienna! ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ‚

Decorating the Tree

Today the children were as busy as Santa’s little elves because they worked very hard taking great care to decorate our classroom Christmas tree ๐ŸŽ„. They had lots of fun deciding where to put the baubles and tinsel. The trees look amazing! Well done everyone ๐Ÿ‘โญ๏ธ.

Writing letters to Santa

๐ŸŽ…Today the children have all written a letter to Santa. They wrote their names in their neatest writing and drew a picture of what they would like him to bring them. ๐Ÿคž๐ŸŽ…

Posting our letters to Santa๐ŸŽ… 

This afternoon, we posted our letters to Santa Claus. The children were very excited and behaved beautifully whilst walking to the postbox. ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿ“ฎ

Christmas Activities

Snow Fun

Phonics

 

Please find enclosed in your child's home school book a phonics pack that will help you support your child’s phonics learning at home. The pack includes sound cards and an information booklet for you to use as a prompt when practising reading and writing at home. The phonic cards can also be purchased off Amazon if you would like a sturdier set.

During this month you would normally be invited to attend a phonics presentation session where you would receive further information about how we teach phonics in school. Unfortunately this is not able to happen this year so the power point is now available for you to view via Tapestry and the school website.

Please do not hesitate to contact your class teacher if you require any further information.

 

โค๏ธโญ๏ธ  Our star and courtesy winners this week are Grayson and Santi. A huge well done to both boys!   โญ๏ธโค๏ธ

๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽ Happy 5th birthday to Eesa! ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ‚

Children in Need

The children loved dancing this morning and have throughly enjoyed celebrating and raising money for Children in Need. 

 

โค๏ธ  Our star and courtesy winners this week are Ellis and Joe. A huge well done to both boys!   โญ๏ธโค๏ธ

โญ๏ธโค๏ธ  Our star and courtesy winners this week are Isabelle and Lyla. A huge well done to both girls!   โญ๏ธโค๏ธ

๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ” A mystery to solve ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ”

 

We had a mystery to solve this afternoon ๐Ÿ” (10.11.21). When the boys and girls came back to the classroom from lunchtime there were large muddy footprints all over the floor. We conducted an investigation and followed the footprint trail and found that it led to our cave. We searched the classroom for clues and discovered lots of interesting objects which might help us like leaves, twigs and food. 
 

Who could have made these footprints?  Who built a cave in the classroom?  
 

We sat down to discuss the situation and then all the children drew a picture of who they predicted it could have been.  There were some very interesting suggestions including  a bear, a dinosaur, a cat, a bird, a monster, a crocodile, a rabbit, a mouse and many more. 

The investigation continues …………..
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๐Ÿ‘ข๐Ÿ‘ขWelly Walk ๐Ÿ‘ข๐Ÿ‘ข

 

It was very exciting today (8.11.21).  We all went on a Welly Walk to visit a secret forest to look for the signs of Autumn and the different types of terrain.  The children noticed the leaves falling from the trees and two the swaying grass. They all sat quietly and heard the wind blowing through the forest and some birds singing. We walked through long wavy grass and squelched through some thick oozy mud around a river/pond. The children predicted that frogs ๐Ÿธ and fish ๐ŸŸ lived in the water! We had lots of fun and managed not to get too muddy.

Our Star and Courtesy winners this week are Jude and Olivia. Well done! โญ๏ธโค๏ธ

Happy Diwali ๐Ÿช” 

The children have enjoyed making Diva Lamps and learning about Diwali! 

Bonfire Night ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐ŸŽ‡

The children have made some fabulous rockets and wrote their own firework words on them! Well done everyone! ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐ŸŽ‡

Happy Harvest

๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ Halloween fun ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ

The children had lots of fun today!

We had a spooky time. ๐ŸŽƒ ๐Ÿ‘ป ๐Ÿง™‍โ™€๏ธ 

The children looked amazing in their costumes and they have all made some fantastic crafts to take home. 

Well done for a ‘spooktastic’ day. 

Award winners this week are Luke and Bella. Happy birthday to Rory too. Freya and Luke also got awarded The Summer Reading Challenge. Well done everyone! 

Our star and courtesy this week are Grady and Eesa! Well done! 

P.E Ball Skills

The children showed great control and team work when playing ball control games during our PE lessons. โšฝ๏ธ 
The children listened carefully to the instructions and we had lots of fun. 
Well done everyone ๐Ÿ‘ x

Our star and courtesy winners of the week are Reeva and Evie-Bea! Ellis also brought in his amazing swimming award! Well done everyone! 

Dough Disco!

We have been doing Dough Disco to help improve our fine motor skills. We love it!

Star and  courtesy winners of the week are Freya and Scarlet! 

This week we have being looking at numicon. We have blown bubbles through them and counted how many we could make. 

Our star and courtesy winners of the week are Rory and Deacon. Well done to you both!

The children have enjoyed painting their favourite animals, we have some budding artists in reception- well done everyone!

The Big Green Week 

As part of The Big Green Week the children have been using natural resources to create different pictures and self portraits. 

Star and courtesy winners of the week are Shiloh and Sienna. Well done to you both!

Our Paintings

The start of our journey in Reception

Photographs of our new classroom

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