Reception Class Mass

Thank you to Father John for celebrating Mass with out Reception children and staff. The theme of this Mass was about being part of God’s Family. We are all part of one big family and God loves each one of us dearly.  He wants us to spread this love to everyone in our school, home […]

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Reception Weekly Update

In Reception we have been working in groups to look at reading books. At the moment we are looking at picture books. The children have been encouraged to look at the front cover of a book and then to make a prediction as to what they think the story is going to be about. Then […]

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Reception Weekly Update

This week in Reception we started phase 2 phonics. We have learnt the graphemes and phoneme (letters and sound} ‘S ’ ‘A’ ‘ T’. We practised writing the graphemes in the air, on our hands, in the sand and on white boards. We are continuing to practise writing our names so we can add our […]

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Reception Weekly Update

We have had a great half term in Reception class. We have been encouraging the children to make new friendships within the class. We have been playing name games and friendship games to support them with this. We have also been helping the children to familiarise themselves with the rules of the classroom and our […]

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Reception Weekly Update

Reception class have been busy this week. Part of the roleplay area has been turned into a Doctor’s surgery. The children have roleplayed being the patients, Doctors and Nurses. They have dressed up and used a range of accessories to support their play. It has provided a great opportunity for the children to use their […]

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Reception Weekly Update

The Reception team would firstly like to welcome all the children and their families to St. Catherine’s School. We have been working hard at settling in the children, making sure they feel happy and safe.  Sometimes it is hard to say Goodbye in the morning but the children knew they will enjoy a busy day. […]

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