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Please visit Reception's youtube page! Here you will find videos to help with phonics, reading and writing; 
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Reception Holy Name Videos
When I grow up...When I grow up...05 Jul 2019We have had a great week learning all about the different types of jobs we can do when we are bigger. We have seen nurses, upholsters, fire...
Wish You Were Here!Wish You Were Here!28 Jun 2019Although we have had a wet few days it looks like it may be improving soon! Thank you for ensuring when the weather is good that children come with...
Cheeky Monster!Cheeky Monster!21 Jun 2019This week   The children have listened to the story of Not Now Bernard. We read the story together and enjoyed a lovely animated...
Animal MagicAnimal Magic14 Jun 2019This week   The children brought their plans together this week to tell their versions of the Tiger Who Came To Tea, with some great...
Tiger TigerTiger Tiger07 Jun 2019This week   The topic this half term is the Seaside, and the children came back to school to find a seaside small world, and a seaside...
Fill Them up!Fill Them up!24 May 2019This week The children experimented with different sized containers discussing vocabulary connected with capacity. They have described bottles as...
It's About Time!It's About Time!17 May 2019This week   During numeracy, we have been looking at time. They began by practising the days of the week and made paper chains as well as...
Musical Youth!Musical Youth!10 May 2019This week Earlier this week, the children went out conduct a traffic survey.   The children will be using the experience to begin...
The Measure of Things!The Measure of Things!03 May 2019This week   In numeracy, we have continued measuring, and have measured all manner of things! The week started with children measuring...
!Bienvenido a España!!Bienvenido a España!26 Apr 2019This week This term had an exciting start with a `trip to Spain`! As the children came into school they were issued with boarding passes and...
An eggcelent week!An eggcelent week!05 Apr 2019This week   During numeracy we continued describing 3d shapes and described our museum exhibits to each other. We spent lots of time...
Let’s FACE it, 3d shapes are cool!Let’s FACE it, 3d shapes are cool!29 Mar 2019  This week Thank you to all the grown-ups who came along to our Easter crafts afternoons this week. We hope you enjoyed spending time in...
Brilliant Bugs.Brilliant Bugs.22 Mar 2019This week We have looked into the wonderful world of minibeasts! The children have learnt lots of facts about these fascinating creatures such...
Skelton Grange March 2019

Thank you to all the parents who helped today. It was a great day with beautiful weather!

Shape up!Shape up!15 Mar 2019This week   The children continued to work on their description of the properties of shapes ensuring they could discuss corners, sides and...
Dinosaurs BIG!Dinosaurs BIG!08 Mar 2019This week   The children have also been enjoying the new provision in the class for this half term, we have a vets in role play, a new...
Out of this World!Out of this World!01 Mar 2019This week   There was an exciting start to the week as children discovered that some aliens had crash landed in the school playground...
Happily Ever After!Happily Ever After!15 Feb 2019This Week In literacy the children wrote their own versions of Cinderella where they changed different things such as: the fairy godmother, the...
Rainbow factory Visit

What a magical time the children had today! They enjoyed a fantastic interactive performance as well as enjoying the imagination station activities and then joined in acting out Little Red Riding Hood. There were wonderful imaginations being used!

Take it away!Take it away!08 Feb 2019This week     The children have started to learn about subtraction by "taking away". They have learnt the sign as well...
Cultural Heritage Assembly

Thank you for supporting your child for their assembly, whether it was in teaching them their lines or coming along to watch. Here are the videos we showed and a little bit of the singing!

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Growing up!Growing up!01 Feb 2019This week Continuing with the theme of growing linked to Jack and the Beanstalk, the children discussed the parts of a plant this week and...
Fee Fi Fo Fum!Fee Fi Fo Fum!25 Jan 2019This week The children discussed and wrote about the characters in Jack and the Beanstalk. They were encouraged to use adjectives to describe the...
Once Upon a Time...Once Upon a Time...18 Jan 2019This week The children continued with the story of Hansel and Gretel, they have been concentrating on the beginning of the story. They thought...
Welcome Back!Welcome Back!11 Jan 2019We hope that you have had a good rest over the holidays and we wish you all a Happy New Year!   This half term our topic is Traditional...
Merry Christmas!Merry Christmas!21 Dec 2018Thank you so much for all the presents and cards myself and Mrs. Turner have received over the past week. We are very touched by your kindness and...
Phew, that WAS a busy week!Phew, that WAS a busy week!14 Dec 2018This week There has been a LOT happening! Throughout the week, as you will be aware, Christmas Craft afternoons have been continuing over the...
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…07 Dec 2018This week We have been writing to Santa to report back as to the mischief the lf has been getting up to! We wait to see what Santa has to...
Dear Santa...Dear Santa...30 Nov 2018This week The time is approaching fast for you know who to come and visit the children on Christmas Day, and this week in literacy preparations...
Thank you very much!Thank you very much!23 Nov 2018This week After the party the children enjoyed last Friday, the focus in literacy this week has been to write a letter to Mrs. Wells to thank her...
Money money money!Money money money!15 Nov 2018  This week   Lots of counting was taking place with coins; once the children had learnt about each coin from 1p to 10p then they...
Welcome back!Welcome back!09 Nov 2018This Week The children have settled back into the routines of school very smoothly this week and were straight back into learning mode at 8.50am...
Could you repeat that please?Could you repeat that please?19 Oct 2018This week This week in number, we have been looking at patterns, in particular repeating patterns. We made them on computers, with sticky...
Harvest Festival song

What wonderful singers we have in Reception (and some good movers too!) Here is their performance to enjoy!

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Autumn Walk

The children enjoyed their local Autumn walk today, they saw lots of falling leaves and a fairy village! (Toadstools!)

Sort it Out!Sort it Out!12 Oct 2018This week We have been sorting and sorting… We also had a lovely time during stay and play this Friday morning, the grown-ups...
Everybody!Everybody!05 Oct 2018This week The children have been busy making play dough bodies and labelling them. They have recalled the learning from the previous week where...
Happy BirthdayHappy Birthday28 Sep 2018This week During numeracy the children have had lots of opportunities to count, in particular we have focused on careful counting. They...
Wonderful writers and remarkable readers!Wonderful writers and remarkable readers!21 Sep 2018This week The children have settled into their first week of teaching routines seamlessly this week. We are so proud of every single one of...
Words of the WeekWords of the Week14 Sep 2018 Exciting times! We begin our reading and writing sessions next week! We will be concentrating on: My my The the A a Please help your child...
Welcome to the Reception class of 2018-19!Welcome to the Reception class of 2018-19!07 Sep 2018 Hello! Welcome to the Reception page! Every week you can visit here to find out about what has been happening in class as well as get...
Maths Challenges

These maths challenges are sent out every 2 -3 weeks. Please complete them with your child and post them on Tapestry by the date indicated on the note. A video is the best way to show their learning!

Reception Class Timetables

Curriculum Overviews

These documents provide a summary of whats happening in Reception class on a half termly basis.

Handwriting Sheets

Here you will find links to different worksheets to help your child practice the pre-cursive formation of letters.

Trace over letters

Sheets a-j

Sheets k-s

Sheets t-z

Diagraphs

Here is a link to a website which has animatons to show the direction of the pencil when forming the continous cursive letters:
Continuous cursive letters
Literacy Sheets

Work sheets to help you support your child at home with reading and writing.

Phonics Links
Here is a collection of webpage links to songs and activities to help your child with their phonics.

Mr. Thorne Does Phonics

Alpha Blocks

Phoneme pronounciation


 
Counting Songs Links
Here is a collection of webpage links to counting songs we use in class so you can sing along at home too!


Count in 2s, 5s and 10s

 

Count in 5s

Count in 1s


Count in 10s


Count in 2s

Count to 100

Count back from 20

Count to 50


 
Days, months and Seasons Songs Links
Here is a collection of webpage links to the songs we sing in class to learn the days, months and seasons.

Days of the Week

Months

Calendar song