Welcome to Reception

Class Teachers

Miss Bibi - Blue

Mrs Addai - Yellow

Mrs Alam - Red

Reading Volunteers Needed

We are asking parents/carers to volunteer in supporting reading within the reception between 9.00am and 9.20pm

Blue class really need more volunteers on Wednesday and Thursday.

RED class really need more volunteers on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

PE Days

PE is every Friday morning

Book bags    

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


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

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.

Spring Term


We are working towards learning to extend our literacy skills. This will include applying all our phonics sounds and using High Frequency Words (HFWs) to write sentences. We will be encouraging the children to write for different purposes postcards, lists, instructions, letters, poems and rhymes. We will continue to do our Daily Supported Reading (DSR). Please speak to your class teacher to support us in this. Please remember to read with your child daily.


In Numeracy, we are continuing to develop our counting skills and problem solving, consolidating our 2D shapes. Being able to recognise and describe their properties. We will continue to explore at patterns, which will include more complex patterns. We will encourage children to use a wide range of mathematical vocabulary in relation to height, weight, length, width, distance, money and more.

Cross Curricular

We are going to be learning all about journeys this term. Firstly thinking about our journey's to and from school. We will focus on journeys to different locations and explore habitats such safari, the farm, under the sea and travel to the Polar Regions! We will be looking at transport and discussing and learning about the different modes of transport.

Reception Highlights