Reception: Goldilocks

We had lots of hungry bears in Reception this morning.  After reading the story of Goldilocks, we all helped to make the perfect porridge by following instructions and measuring full and half cups!  We ate the porridge for our snack and it was delicious!

Reception:Book bags

We hope you are enjoying your school reading books.  This week, there is also a little book called ‘Super Power Words’. Inside the book are two tricky words for you to help your child recognise. They don’t need to write them but can try if they wish. These are words that will start to come … Read more…

Reception: We’re going on a bear hunt!

This week has got off to a great start! After reading the story ‘we’re going on a bear hunt’, we have loved playing bear hide and seek.  We have been busy making collages of bears and had fun counting little bears and playing a board game about bears! We have been super at taking turns … Read more…

Reception: Pudsey Fun!

We had such a fun day today doing all sorts of Pudsey things! From painting to dancing, to keep fit and Pudsey picnics! We have loved it! Thank you all for making such as effort and for your kind donations! Please see the letter sent home today for a slight change of plan about our … Read more…

Year2: Children in Need

We have had a busy day today learning about Children in Need. First we had to answer addition and subtraction problems up to 30 to crack a code to do with Pudsey Bear. Then we answered questions about Children in Need as our reading comprehension activity. During independent learning we have made Pudsey masks and … Read more…

Year1: Weekly Update

We have had an enjoyable first week back. We have been focusing on Bonfire Night this week. We have created posters to explain how to stay safe on Bonfire Night, we have created our own glittery firework pictures and yesterday we wrote an acrostic poem all about Bonfire Night. Next week we will be focusing … Read more…

Reception: Firework Fun!

This week we have had lots of fun learning all about Bonfire Night. We know all about how to stay safe and look after ourselves on Bonfire Night. We have loved learning a poem called ‘Crick Crack’ and using the instruments to make firework sounds. Perhaps you can perform it at home too using the … Read more…

Children In Need and The Shoe Box Appeal

This year we are asking the children to dress in yellow or spots on Friday 13th November and donate £1 for Children in Need. Please send your donation in an envelope labelled ‘Children in Need’. Due to the current restrictions, we are changing the way we support the Shoe Box Appeal this year.   We … Read more…

Reception: Happy Half Term!

Well done Reception for working so hard and settling into life in full time school here at St Mary’s.  We are so proud of you for always trying your best and being very sensible and grown up children in Reception class.  We can’t wait to see you back in school after half term and want … Read more…

Reception: Happy Weekend!

Happy Weekend Reception!  Well done for working so hard in school this week.  We have loved reading the story of Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson. We have used the characters to order in maths, have had slimey, glittery letters in phonics and have even tried a bit of magic with our wands made … Read more…

Reception: Harvest

We have had lots of fun today thinking about Harvest and thanking God for all our yummy food.  We made patterns with vegetable prints to make a Harvest crown. We also made our own Harvest baskets and chose what fruit and veg we like to eat. We sampled some vegetable Harvest soup too!  It was … Read more…

Reception: Welly Wednesday!

We are very sorry but due to the very wet weather this week, we have decided to postpone Welly Wednesday   tomorrow.  Many thanks 😀 Reception Staff

Reception: Owl babies

We have had a fun week learning all about Autumn and reading the story of Owl Babies. We have made some beautiful collages about Owls and have loved learning some facts about Owls.  Here are some pictures of our lovely classroom and some of the areas we like to play in Reception. Next week we … Read more…

News: Information

Dear Parents I am sure you have heard Wrexham is entering into a local lock down on Thursday. We have found some useful information from Welsh Government about what we can and cannot do. Please follow the link. https://gov.wales/wrexham-county-borough-lockdown-frequently-asked-questions More than ever, we need parents to social distance during collection and drop off and can we … Read more…

Reception: Happy weekend!

Da iawn Reception for another great week in school! You have made us all smile with your good behaviour and trying your best!  We have had lots of fun learning about the season of Autumn. 🍁 We have been for a walk on our yard to look for signs of the season.  Perhaps you can … Read more…

Reception: PE reminder

Don’t forgot, Thursday is our new PE day so please come to school dressed in suitable clothing for outdoor PE- trainers, tracksuit bottoms and hoodie/jumper would be fine!  😊Diolch Mrs. Phoenix 

Reception: Busy Bees!

We have had another brilliant week in Reception class.   It has been lovely hearing all about your families and we have enjoyed drawing our families and making picture frames for them! Children should all have come home with a letter to inform you that next week, we will be providing snack in school so you … Read more…

Reception: First Week!

We hope you are all having a lovely weekend in the sun after our first busy, full week in school.  It’s been such fun having you all back in!  Well done for being such brilliant children at coming into school with big smiles ready to learn. We have loved getting to know you more and … Read more…

Reception: Welcome Booklet

Please see attached a welcome booklet for Reception.  We are looking forward to seeing you in your groups on either Thursday or Friday. Mrs Phoenix, Mrs Broadhurst and Miss Maymond Welcome-Booklet-Reception.pdf