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St John's Catholic

Primary School

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Science Week - Our theme was 'time'. We found out how quickly we could do an obstacle course and watched what happens to apples when we leave them for some minutes in different liquids.

World Book Day Dressing up

Danceathon for Lent Charity

Look at our amazing 'Story Boxes' for World Book Day!

Firefighter visit to school

Story Raid

Our visit to the shop to buy healthy fruit and vegetables then making smoothies.

A Snow Day!

Our Role Play Nativity

We Made Gingerbread Biscuits

Dark Day

We made clay diva lamps when learning about Diwali.

Let's have a look at some examples of learning that go on in Reception class.

We went to the Grundy Art Gallery!

We had a CAFOD visitor and learned about how our 'no uniform day' money was helping others.

Black History Month reading

Look at our beautiful artwork inspired by God's creation of flowers.

We have planted bulbs for the Spring!

Our family trip to the library

We are sorting and matching in maths.

We went on an Autumn Walk and found some apples growing. We used them to make apple crumble -yum!

Please see the pictures below for examples of Reception class learning in previous years.

We had a visit from a ceramicist, Michael Cassidy in Art week! He helped us to make some aliens.

We made model houses.

The Coronation Of King Charles III

Thank you for supporting our Lent Fundraising Danceathon!

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Northen Ballet -Ugly Duckling workshop

PE with Fleetwood Town

Looking after our school grounds -litter pick

Science Week -Can Evil Pea escape?

Science Week -Connections

Yoga with Miss Sophie

Book Swap Day

Our New Year Display

Old and New Teddy Bears

We have been celebrating Diwali

PE with a parachute

Parents' Reading Workshop


Many thanks to all the parents who attended the 'Reception Reading Workshop' meeting in September. Please have a look at the list of books that come recommended by parents for parents. 


Charlie Cook's Favourite Book, Sharing A Shell, The Gruffalo, The Paper Dolls - J Donaldson

Brown Bear, Brown Bear - E Carle


The Gingerbread Man


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - R Dahl

Megaboy - Igloo Books

Lucky Duck - Jonathan Shipton

Kitchen Disco - C. Foges

Giraffe's Can't Dance - G Andreae and G Parker- Rees

The Smelly Princess - Igloo Books

Peppa Pig books


Superworm, Stickman, Zog, Monkey Puzzle, The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child -J Donaldson

Oi Frog! - Kes Gray

The Very Hungry Caterpillar - E Carle

Ten Little Princesses - M Brownlow

What Will You Dream Of Tonight? - F Stickley

The Dinosaur That Pooped - T Fletcher

There's An Elf/Dragon In Your Book - T Fletcher

Mr Men books

Paddington books

Mog books -J Kerr

Whizzy Santa - M Billet 

Happy Families books -A Ahlberg

I Want My Hat Back - J Klassen

Supertato - S Hendra

Pip and Posy - A Scheffler

Noisy Bottoms -S Taplin

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