2014/15 Cohort

First half term in Year 1

What a busy first half term we've had in year 1.  We had a great day out at Blackpool Zoo and found out lots about animal habitats around the world.  We started learning about the different continents and the animals that live in them.  In science we have sorted animals based on their different…

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Posted by Miss King on 22 October 2015

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Harvesting Potatoes

We have harvested our potatoes, peas and chives this week and we cooked them. They were yummy :)

 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 17 July 2015

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Pirate Week

It has been pirate week this week in Reception. We have learnt all about pirates and their ships. 

 

Thank you to all the parents for their help with the homework. The pirate ships looked great.The children really enjoyed showing them to the class and testing if they floated. 

 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 10 July 2015

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Jeremy Strong

JEREMY STRONG MAKES WHITEFIELD CHUCKLE!

Jeremy Strong is a well known children's author with over 100 books published. When he visited us he was full of jokes and very humerous jokes and made all of Whitefield chuckle. He told us that he works in his shed/ studio and has a black and white cat…

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Posted by Mrs Anforth on 30 June 2015

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Our first driving lesson!

We had a visit from the police this week who came to talk to us about car safety and stranger danger. The children got a chance to drive a car around a track. They really enjoyed their first driving lesson. 

 

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Posted by Miss Ashcroft on 26 June 2015

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Garden Party

Here are some pictures of our garden party. The children had a great time showing you our outdoor environment. 

 

 

 

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Posted by Miss Ashcroft on 21 May 2015

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Trip to Underwater Street

We have had a great trip to Underwater Street this week. The children had a fantastic time, taking part in science experiments, craft activities and exploring the different areas of learning. 

 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 20 May 2015

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Tesco Farm to Fork Visit

Yesterday we had a visit from Jenny who works at Tesco. She came in to tell us all about different fruits and vegetabels and where they came from. We got to see some fruits that not many of us had seen before. 

We then made our own yogurt pots from natural yogurt, fruit and museli. They were…

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 16 April 2015

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Visit from Reverend Rebecca

We had a very special visit from Reverend Rebecca this week, who came to talk about the church and why it is a special place in our community. Reverend Rebecca showed us some important symbols and things we would find in a church and why these are important to Christians. 

 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 26 February 2015

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Bug Hotel

We have been busy this week, preparing our wildlife area for spring. We have been filling our bug hotel with all the materials people have donoted, hoping that we will soon have lots of minibeast visitors. Thank you again if you have brought anything in for our wildlife area. We are still…

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 26 February 2015

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What's in the box????

We've had a very exciting morning at Whitefield. We all came to school as super heroes today and we had a visit from... The Riddler!!! 

He left each class a mystery box. Check in next week to see what we discover in the box. 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 16 January 2015

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Splashing in the puddles!

We had a great time today in this lovely English weather! We really enjoyed going outside in our wellies to splash in all the puddles. This was a great follow up to our topic last term. 

 

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Posted by Miss Ashcroft on 9 January 2015

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Tell Me a Tale...

We have had a great start to our topic today with all the children dressing up as book characters. We look forward to reading and learning lots of different stories. 

 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 6 January 2015

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Children in Need

We have had a fantastic day today supporting Children in Need in our comfortble pyjamas. We have learnt the Children in Need dance called 'Jump up and Dance' and have had a dance with our Year 6 buddies. Thank you for all your kind donations today. 

 

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Posted by Miss Ashcroft on 14 November 2014

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Senses Week

This week we have been learning all about our senses. We have had great fun tasting different foods, making musical instruments, feeling the different things in our feely box, painting smelly pictures and going on a sense walk outside. 

 

 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 24 October 2014

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Outdoor fun

We have been enjoying the lovely Autumn weather by spending lots of time outside. We have been getting wet and muddy in our outdoor area and we had a special visit from our Year 6 buddies. 

 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 17 October 2014

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Our new start at Whitefield!

We've had such a fantastic first couple of weeks at school, we wanted to show you all what we have been doing. We've settled into school life and made lots of new friends. Please keep checking the Reception page on the website for future blog posts.

 

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Posted by Miss Woodworth on 30 September 2014

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