People who help us!

EYFS at Richmond Academy

What an amazing first week back. We have started our new topic ‘People Who Help Us.’ We were visited by a local police officer and we were lucky enough to try on the different uniforms that she wears! There were different hats and helmets, jackets and vests. We learnt that police officers can help us, […]


This week we have been reading the story ‘Lost and Found’ by Oliver Jeffers. It is also mental health awareness week so we have thought about how the penguin might feel when he is on his own, the children have described him as ‘lonely’ and ‘sad.’ We have linked this to how we have felt sad […]

Chinese New Year

EYFS at Richmond Academy

This week we have continued to learn about Chinese New Year, we have learnt about the zodiac animals and know we are now in the Year of the Rat. We joined our friends at Thistle Hill for a Chinese Banquet! We ate noodles, rice, spring rolls, prawn crackers and some of us tried sweet and […]

Chinese New Year!

This week we have been learning about Chinese New Year. An evil spirit visited us but we scared him away with red and gold and loud noises. We have set up our own Chinese restaurant, the children are writing each others orders down and then cooking for them. In ‘Talk for Writing’ we have read ‘The […]

A busy week for Robins!

This week in Robins we have been practicing for our class assembly. The children shared how we learn, they stood proud, remembered their words and smiled the whole way through. We enjoyed ‘Pirate Day’ we wrote messages in bottles, followed a treasure map to find ‘x’ marks the stop and designed our own flags for our […]