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What grammer do they learn in reception?

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carriedawayannie Fri 10-May-13 19:31:57

DD has told me today they are learning full stops and I feel awful that I haven't really been encouraging any grammer in the written things we do together. I've been letting it go as I thought she was to young.

The only things I've been doing is capitial letters and finger spacing.

What will she be learning at school?
What should I be doing with her?

zebedeee Sat 11-May-13 10:15:57

Posh doesn't mean special - unless the 'upper class' are special. All the examples given equate something that costs money with being posh. I doubt they would describe a special stone they have found as 'posh'. Words are free for everybody to use.

mrz Sat 11-May-13 13:04:56

I suggest you look at synonyms for posh zebedeee rather than use your own narrow definition
synonyms: choice, costly, dainty, delicate, elegant, exclusive, expensive, exquisite, first-class, grand, luscious, lush, luxuriant, luxurious, opulent, palatial, posh, rare, recherché, rich, ritzy, select, special, splendid, sumptuous, super, swank, swanky
Antonyms: inferior, poor

mrz Sat 11-May-13 13:11:50

oh and for some of the children I teach their posh dress could have been handed down many times or bought at a jumble sale ...

Periwinkle007 Sat 11-May-13 13:32:26

thanks Maria - that is the way round I THOUGHT it was but it has always confused me.

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