Holywell Primary and Nursery School

Remembrance Day in Reception

The children all had the opportunity to buy some of the remembrance day merchandise during the week. We discussed what it meant and the children took part in the 2 minute silence! The children were able to follow instructions to make their own Poppies! How independent!
Posted On 28 Nov 2018
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Parents love the Phonics WOW!

      The parents and teachers really enjoyed our phonics workshop. We were able to show the parents how we teach phonics at Holywell Primary School and then the children came up to the hall to play the phonics games. Hopefully the parents found this helpful, in order to support...
Posted On 28 Nov 2018
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RRW LOVE Forest Schools

We have had so much fun going to Forest Schools! We have even got a little messy!
Posted On 28 Nov 2018
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Friends, friends, friends!

We have so many friends in Reception- we spent a long time talking about who our friends are and what we like to do! The children even had a go at taking photos of their friends using the ipads and we all took selfies
Posted On 28 Nov 2018
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Autumnal Walks in Reception

In Reception we have explored the season of Autumn. The children went on a walk and listen to the crunch and crackle of the leaves as we walked up to Forest School. We could see the different Autumn colours and we talked about how the weather had changed. The children found some...
Posted On 23 Oct 2018
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REO have loved Forest Schools

Each class takes it in turns to go up to Forest School, it was REO time this half term. Look how much fun we have had at Forest Schools! Ask us how to keep safe in the fire pit! We have had a fire with marshmellows, made willow crowns, played in both our sites and had lots and...
Posted On 23 Oct 2018
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We can write our names!

Reception have been working hard at practicing writing our own names. Look how well we hold our pencils. Reception staff are so proud of the children!
Posted On 23 Oct 2018
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Look who joined Reception!

This week we joined Reception! Look at how much fun we had! We have enjoyed exploring all the areas, meeting lots of teachers, making lots of friends and exploring around school!   Next week we are going to enjoy eating our dinner with our friends and playing in the big...
Posted On 09 Sep 2018
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Reception go to visit Year 1 classrooms

Reception have started to go and have a look round the Year 1 classrooms. We don’t know who our teacher will be, so we will go and spend time in both classrooms in the next few weeks! Last week we did some writing in Year 1… we were amazing!  
Posted On 17 Jun 2018
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REO’s Father’s Day Forest school fun!

The children in REO invited all of our male relatives and friends to a Father’s Day Forest School wow event. It was very exciting, we began with a health and safety talk from Miss Hale, on boundaries, fire pit, rules, etc Then we began our picnic… and then the fun...
Posted On 17 Jun 2018
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