Our adventure in reception began with great excitement and
enthusiasm. The children were pleased to see their old friends from nursery and
make new ones too. Fortunately the sun was shining and we were straight outside
to build an amazing sculpture with boxes and drapes (along with anything else
that was at arm’s length). The sculpture was gradually developed throughout the
day as all the children contributed.
We sang the lining up song and blew Miss Dawson’s socks off
when we all lined up so smartly for lunch; we were ready for a delicious meal
of sweet and sour chicken with rice followed by fruit and chocolate cake. In
the afternoon we built a forest for the dinosaurs and then gave them a bath as
we thought they must be far too hot in the sun! We read the story ‘Harry and
the dinosaurs go to school’ and made ourselves a bed as we were all exhausted.
Fortunately it was almost home time. A fantastic first day to start the