Welcome to Reception class DN


Welcome to Reception class DN at Allerton CE Primary School in Leeds. Here, under the careful guidance of Mrs Duba and Ms Noble, we will blog to the Big Wide World.

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Happy Blogging!

Mrs Duba
Miss Noble

Literacy challenge – Final one!

Bath time…

Here is your final Reception literacy blog challenge! Make it a good one Reception!

What is happening in this picture? Describe it to someone who can’t see it.

·  What is the boy doing? Why?

·  What is he imagining? Why is he imagining this while he’s in the bathroom? Where did the sword come from?

·  How is the man feeling?

·  Do you think their bath times are usually like this?

·  Add speech bubbles to the image.

·  What do you think will happen next?

Literacy challenge – Day 4

Grandpa’s farm

  • What is surprising about this picture?
  • How are the hay bales floating?
  • Are they still or moving?
  • Who are the two people?
  • What are they thinking?
  • What are they going to do? Do they want to get the bales back onto the ground? Are they trying to get them all floating?
  • What will happen next? Make a list of possibilities, then vote (most likely/most interesting/most unexpected).
  • What would you do if you saw this?
  • What will happen next?

Good luck Reception DN!

From Mrs P x

Literacy challenge – day 3


Here is Wednesday’s literacy blog challenge for you Reception DN. I am looking forward to seeing your finished writing on tapesty soon. Good luck, From Mrs P x

  • Where did the UFO come from?
  • Who – or what – is controlling it?
  • Why are they taking the tricycle?
  • Who does the tricycle belong to?
  • Why was the child here alone?
  • How is the child feeling?
  • What will happen next?

Literacy challenge – Day 2

Old man of the woods

  • What is the ogre doing? Why?
  • Why is there a glowing light over the flower? Where is it coming from?
  • What do you think is in the pouches on the ogre’s bag strap?
  • Why were the children in the woods?
  • Does he know that they are watching him?
  • Do the children want him to know that they’re there?
  • What is going to happen next?

Upload your writing and home learning work to tapestry once you have completed the task.

Good luck, From Mrs P x

Literacy challenge – Day 1

Kite eating tree

Here is Monday’s literacy blog challenge for you – remember to upload your writing to tapestry for me to view and comment.

  • What has happened here?
  • Why is the boy hanging from the tree?
  • Why is she wearing ice skates but he isn’t skating?
  • What might she be saying to him?
  • How is he going to get down?
  • What happened 5 minutes before this scene? What will happen 5 minutes after?

I can’t wait to read your writing!

From Mrs P x

Maths challenge – Day 5

Good morning Reception. Here is your final maths challenge. When you have completed the challenge by answering the questions, upload your work to tapestry where I will look and comment to see what brilliant learning you have done!

I can’t wait to see you home learning for today. Good luck,

From Mrs P x

Niyah Home Learning…

Niyah returned to school last week and is in my Daisy Bubble with me! I feel incredibly lucky to have such a hard working member of Reception in my bubble…Here she is at school picking strawberries and beans to taste!… and look at what she has been getting up to at home with her home learning challenges. Really well done to you Niyah! Keep up the fantastic work!