Welcome! In Reception, we follow the EYFS curriculum. We also teach Read Write Inc Phonics.  On this page there will be lots of information about the different activities the children take part in. 

Homework will be sent home on Thursdays and collected on Mondays. 

Reading books will be changed every Friday. 

Star of the Week and Good to be Green

Click on the link below to find out what your child will be doing this term. 

13th September to 17th September

This week we have been exploring ways we can be kind to each other. We discussed sharing, taking turns, helping someone else and listening to each other. We listened to a story called 'Have you filled a bucket?' and then made our own buckets to fill with kindness.  

20th September to 24th September

This week we have been singing and role playing nursery rhymes. We used puppets to act out the rhyme with a group of friends. 

27th September to 1st October

This week we have been working hard in our phonics groups. Click the link below to see the sounds we are learning. 

15th to the 19th November

The children have been working hard to learn their number bonds to 5 this week. 

10th to the 14th January

The children have been working hard writing their number bond sentences to 10 this week and have also been talking about fire fighters as part of our people who help us topic. They have been creating finger art of fire fighters too. 





7th to the 11th January

The children have been working on hard on their adding with jottings this week and have also been exploring our school using maps and creating their own maps.

14th to the 18th February

The children have been exploring 2d shapes this week as well as practicing tempo and volume of musical instruments.

28th February to the 4th March

The children have been working on ways of being more resilient following on from reading "the little engine who could" and have also been exploring capacity as well as celebrating world book day! Their costumes were magnificent! Thanks to all the parents for helping their children create their wonderful costumes. 

March 7th to March 11th

This week in reception we have been discussing our new season (spring) and creating spring chicks to celebrate! We've also been sharing our cookies in guided maths. It was a pleasure to talk about all the progress your children have been making during parents evening and it was nice to here how many of your children are looking forward to the animal person next week.

March 14th to 21st


This week in reception we were visited by the animal man who showed us many different animals including snakes and spiders! Some of our very brave students even volunteered to hold these as well as the others.

March 25th to March 28th

This week in reception we have been talking about mothers day and creating mothers day bouquets of flowers for the Sunday celebration. We have also been writing why we love our mums so much as well as writing cards too!