Reception

Kindergarten and Reception Shine in Nativity Performance

15th December 2023

Last week, we had the pleasure of watching our Kindergarten and Reception children take to the stage alongside Prep 6 in a magical performance of ‘The Christmas Recipe’ at St. Giles Church. Form 1 and Form 2 were our wonderful choir. They did an amazing job entertaining our Edenhurst family, and all of their hard…

Reception Embrace French Lessons

20th October 2023

Reception children have started their French lessons with gusto this term. The subject is new to most of the group this year and they have adapted well to the new routines, words and demands of learning a new language.  In Early Years and Pre-Prep, French is taught predominantly through songs and a variety of hands-on…

Pre-Prep Visit to Delamere Forest

20th October 2023

On Thursday 28th September, Reception, Form 1 and 2 went on an adventure to Delamere Forest and what a brilliant day it was! We went on a walk through the woods and saw where the squirrels and badgers live and learnt about what they eat – we even found lots of nibbled squirrel food! Next,…

Reception at Amerton Farm

12th July 2023

Reception Class visited Amerton Farm on 4th July. We started off with a tractor ride around the farm. It was a bit bumpy, but lots of fun, and we got to see lots of animals! Afterwards, we met and fed some of the animals, which included goats, sheep, cows, horses, pigs, rabbits, birds and alpacas.We…

Reception Celebrate Eid

24th May 2023

On Wednesday, 26th April, Reception Class belatedly celebrated Eid. We had a fun-filled day learning about Ramadan and Eid, with our class experts telling us about how they celebrate Eid. At lunch time, the whole school ate a delicious lunch made by Melissa and Krystal; and we were treated to some of Dr Khan’s delicious…

ISA Young Storytellers Competition Winners

24th May 2023

Last term, Reception Class wrote a collaborative story and entered it into the ISA Young Storytellers Competition. We are delighted to announce that out of over 110 entries, we were chosen as one of ten winners. Our story will be featured in a book; once it has gone to print, more information will follow. For…

Primary School Offer Day Guide

11th April 2023

Your child starting school for the first time is a huge milestone for every family and we understand that this can already be a daunting experience. Edenhurst Prep School has put together this guide to make it as easy as possible for you to navigate Primary School Offer Day to secure a school place that…

French in Early Learners & Reception

31st March 2023

Through this Hilary term, Reception and Early Learners have been looking at the classic tale of Handa’s Surprise in French – ‘La Surprise de Handa’. Children have been learning all the French words for the African animals that feature through the tale and the seven different fruits that they sneak from Handa’s basket.  To conclude…

Reception Visit to Peak Wildlife Park

31st March 2023

To enhance our learning about animals, Reception visited Peak Wildlife Park on Wednesday 15th March. We had a fantastic time, getting up close and personal with some of the animals, including lemurs, wallabies and their joeys, sheep and goats. Afterwards, most of us decided that our favourite animals were the penguins, who we watched being…

Reception Celebrate Chinese New Year

16th February 2023

On Monday, 23rd January, Reception celebrated Chinese New Year. We told the story of the Chinese Zodiac, and learned about how people throughout the world celebrate Chinese New Year. We made Chinese lanterns, and dragons and fans to dance with. We enjoyed learning and performing our Chinese dances during our party. In maths, we learned…

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