Greenfield Primary School

Welcome to Greenfield Primary School.

Reception - Elm

Welcome to Elm Class


Mrs Snape, Mrs Devy and Mrs Goodwin


We are Reception!

7th January 2022


Happy new year! Our first week back has been a busy one!

16th December 2021

Merry Christmas from everyone in Reception!


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10th December 2021


What a busy week! We had a visit from Father Christmas and his reindeer and we performed our EYFS nativity for our grown ups! 

3rd December 2021

We are now enjoying the count down to Christmas! This week we enjoyed a visit from a theatre company who performed ‘Aladdin’ for Reception and Nursery. We all really enjoyed the pantomime.πŸ‘We have been practising for our own show and we enjoyed spending our Greenfield Currency on a drink of juice and a biscuit! πŸͺπŸ₯€


26th November 2021


This week we have shared the story ‘The tiger who came to tea’. We wrote shopping lists and made front covers. We invited the tiger to our class so we could ask him some questions. He told us all about his favourite food and how much he enjoys Mrs Goodwin’s baking. πŸ˜‹πŸ°πŸ§

19th November 2021

This week has been very busy! The Big Bad Wolf came to visit and we made ‘Wanted’ posters. We got to ask the wolf lots of questions. He was very well behaved during his visit. We have also investigated different materials for building houses and designed and made our own houses. On Friday we joined the whole school in completing a danceathon to raise money for Children in Need. πŸ’ƒπŸ•Ί

12th November 2021

This week we have learnt about Remembrance Day. We joined the whole school in a special assembly. We have also been doing lots of counting in Maths and representing amounts in different ways. We have also made information leaflets in Literacy.  

5th November 2021

 We were back to school with a bang this week after our Half Term holiday. We have celebrated Diwali and Bonfire Night this week and also contended with an outbreak of cheeky peas! πŸ˜‚ We loved reading about the adventures of Supertato and Evil Pea and linked this to some independent writing. ✏️

22nd October 2021


What a wonderful end to our first half term in Reception. This week our learning has had an Autumnal theme.πŸπŸ‚ We have shared the story ‘The Gruffalo’, we have made Gruffalo Crumble and sequenced instructions. We ended the week with a Gruffalo song. Have a lovely half term holiday everyone. 😁

Our Gruffalo Song

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15th October 2021


We have had another busy week in Reception. We took part in celebrating Black History Week along with the rest of the school. We focused on Martin Luther King. We ended with Spooky Day on Friday. Thank you to PIPs for organising this.πŸŽƒπŸ‘»πŸ•ΈπŸ•·

8th October 2021


This week we have been developing our segmenting and blending skills in Phonics, we have shared the story ‘Handa’s Surprise’ and we’ve been sorting and matching in Maths. We ended the week raising awareness and money for the #helloyellow campaign. We talked about the importance of helping our minds to be healthy as well as our bodies. We had a ‘care chair’ in class and talked about what made us happy. We tried out Yoga and dressed in yellow for the day. πŸ™‚πŸ’›

1st October  2021


This week we have done some super subitising in Maths and we have sequenced the story ‘Rainbow Fish’ in Literacy. We ended the week with an ‘under the sea’ Dance Write activity. We are developing our fine motor skills and pencil control and learning to form letters correctly. 

24th September 2021


We have had another busy week in Reception. We have worked together to make a Colour Monster display in our classroom and we have been practising showing different emotions using our faces and body language. 😁πŸ₯°πŸ™πŸ˜± We have also been talking about our families and the people who are special to us. 😊