Reception

Welcome to Reception

Class Teachers

Mrs Hussain

Mrs Alam

Mrs Afsar

PE Days

PE is every Friday morning

Book bags

Please ensure your child brings in their book bags every day.

Breakfast

Please ensure your child has breakfast before coming to school as it can affect their focus and concentration. If you want further information for breakfast club, please speak to a member of the office staff.

Water bottles and Sun Hats

Children are allowed to bring in water bottles with water. Fruit juices and squash are not allowed. Water bottles also need to be made from plastic and not glass. Please remember to label all your children’s belongings.

Spring Term

Literacy

This term Reception will be learning about 'Journey's'. We will be having a weekly book focus and activities will be based around the stories. Children will learn about story sequences, characters, and using their imagination to role play stories. Children will be writing about the different journeys you can make.

Some of the books we will be reading are: Goldilocks and the three bears, Handa's Surprise, Little Red Riding Hood, The Three Little Pigs and The Rainbow Fish.

Every week children will be sent home words of the week. Please could you read, write and practise using these words with your children.

Numeracy

In Numeracy we will be continuing to count groups of objects using 1:1 correspondence, children will be learning to match quantities and numerals and addition and subtraction sentences. Children will be learning about estimation then recording their answer and checking to see how accurate it is. Children will also be sharing groups of objects equally and creating a class pictograph showing their journey to school. children will be introduced to naming and identifying 3D shapes.

Please encourage your children to find shapes, numbers, and patterns in the environment when walking to school, or whilst helping with the cooking at home.

Cross Curricular

Children will be learning about different journeys through the world. they will explore journeys under the sea, journeys to the forest, journeys to the farm journeys to the woods and journeys to Africa.

Daily Supported Reading

Children will be reading every morning from 9am. Please speak to your class teacher if you are able to help with reading with a group of children.

Water bottles

Children are allowed to bring in water bottles with water. Fruit juices and squash are not allowed. Water bottles also need to be made from plastic and not glass. Please remember to label all your children’s belongings.

Upcoming Reception Events

26/03 Blue Class Assembly

Reception Highlights

Past Reception Highlights