Reception

15Nov

Reception loves Ambrosoli!

There are so many things the Reception children love about Ambrosoli. Here are a few of them: “I love playing around the whole school.” “I love doing PE because it’s so fun.” “I love to play with swing and slide.” “I love to play games like pirate games and animal games, and I love to do puzzles.” “I love reading books.” “I love going to the climbing wall because I’m learning how to climb.” “I love the toys, I love my teachers and I love my cubby.” “I...

10Nov

This Week In Reception

Reception this week was turned into a shopping village. We enjoyed baking in the bakery, writing and posting letters in the post office, depositing and withdrawing money from the bank, buying and selling ice cream in the ice cream parlour, making jewellery in the jewellery shop, having a makeover in our hair salon, making flowers in the flower shop, reading magazines in the newsagents, buying clothes in Owino market, shopping in the supermarket, managing the building works in our construction...

01Nov

Robot Week

This week was robot week in Reception! We launched the week with a visit from a very small, but very awesome, robot called Boxer. Boxer could do so many cool tricks, he could dance, he could play games… it was so much fun seeing what he could do. During the week the children had fun making their own robots from recycled materials in the robot workshop, making robot collage pictures, doing robot paintings, playing with the Beebots, exploring different constructions sets and...

28Oct

Shape Shapes And More Shapes

This week and last week we are learning about shapes as part of the Maths curriculum. Last week, in particular, we looked at 2D shapes. We experimented with shapes and learned about their properties! We made models, shapes with our bodies and played games that remind us about different shapes around us. This week we will look at 3D shapes in relation to 2D shapes. Below is our experience of last week with shapes. dav ...

15Oct

Big Band Fun

This morning Brass Band for Africa came to school for Year 2’s IPC entry point. When we heard the loud music and saw the band marching around the field just outside our classroom, of course we wanted to go and join in the fun too! We enjoyed looking at all the different instruments, hearing some fabulous music, marching around the field behind the band and we even got to see some acrobats who had come along with the band performing....