Welcome to our Early Years - Reception Classes

The teachers in Reception are:


Miss Jazmine Dadzie-RD        Mrs Alice Yates-RY             Miss Emma Cole-RC

Year Group: Reception 

Term: Spring 2

Our topic this half term in Reception is 'Food'. These are the stories we will be learning about in the next half term:

  • Avocado Baby- John Burningham
  • Pass the Jam Jim- Kaye Umansky & Margaret Chamberlain
  • Handa’s Surprise- Eileen Browne
  • Biscuit Bear- Mini Grey
  • Kitchen Disco- Clare Foges & Al Murphy

In Phonics lessons children will be learning to blend the sounds they know in longer words, for example, wigwam, shampoo, sandwich. We will also be learning some new tricky words. They are: Mr, Mrs, oh, people, their, called, looked, asked, could

We are learning to spell: no, to, go, the, he, she, we, me, be, are, you, all, they, some, one, come, said, do, was.

In Mathematics we will be learning to add and subtract in lots of different ways. This will include; using our fingers, using objects, counting backwards and forwards and using Numicon to help us.

We will be holding our fourth Family Learning Morning for you on the 13th March. Our next focus will be on Writing and learning how to engage children in Writing activities. Look out for the letter soon!

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