Reception are getting ready for writing

Writing needs lots of skills, including being a good talker, having strong shoulders and wrists as well as understanding that words are made up of letters and that we can use our sounds to write. Here the children are using the open ended play experiences to develop their skills.The children have found these resources in drawers and are matching the letters.Making medals for mummy gives the children a meaningful reason to write.Hiding behind the puppet show and writing a story.The mud kitchen needs strong wrists for stirring and gives children open ended opportunities to use make-believe to develop their language skills.