Welcome To Reception

from Mrs Dawson and Mrs Allister

The teaching assistants in Reception are Mrs Wilson and Mrs Gough. 


Mrs Dawson and Mrs Wilson work with Blue and Green Family.

Mrs Allister and Mrs Gough work with Yellow and Red Family.

Reading meeting

Reading meeting power point

Welcome to Reception meeting

Welcome to Reception powerpoint

Welcome to Reception information letter 

Early Years Foundation Stage information

   Click on the links below to find out about the Early Years Foundation Stage.

      Foundation Years Website                   EYFS Early Learning Goals examples

        Parents' guide to the EYFS Booklet


                                          July calendar 




P.E Times

Monday and Wednesday mornings.

Please make sure your child has a pair of named pumps, black shorts and coloured family group t shirt (these can be purchased from the office). Please make sure that long hair is tied up and earrings are removed for these sessions.

It's good to be green!

Reception Privileges

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1.Be the teacher and call the register.

2.Bring in a book for story time.

3.Bring a favourite small teddy

into school for the day.

4.Look after a Family Group bear for the day.

5.Wear your pyjamas for the day.

6.Go in first for lunch and take a friend.

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 The children can choose one of these when they get a privilege.


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Summer Term

Our Big Question

Why can't an elephant be a pet?

This week's Good To Be Green Awards.





 On Monday we visited the library. We had a lot of fun.










Our trip to Wolseley Bridge










We had a fabulous time. We loved bug hunting and pond dipping.

We also went into the Sensory Garden to feel and smell the plants. 





Our Good To Be Green Awards this week




We had another delivery from the zoo this week.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

We will learn more about minibeasts when we go on our trip on Thursday.





Reception have been planting vegetables and a sensory garden.










We wrote to the zoo and look what they sent us!






Our latest Good To Be Green Awards.







                         SPRING TERM 

Our Big Question is....

Why does the tortoise go to sleep?

On Monday an egg was delivered to school but who was it from and what was inside?



The egg got bigger and then it hatched.






What a surprise!

Reception took advantage of the lovely weather and went to look for signs of Spring.






The Big Egg Drop

This week is Science week and we have been investigating eggs. we looked at how to protect an egg when it is dropped. We decided to wrap it in cotton wool or knitting wool. We talked about our results.




This week's Good To Be Green Awards




World Book Day.



Great costumes everyone!

Year 6 came to Reception to read some stories




Good To Be Green Awards



 This morning Reception had a visit from a tortoise who had woken from it's winter sleep.







What happened in our school overnight? When we arrived this morning the school was a mess. We had been visited by aliens who had left things everywhere!







We used the playdough to design our own aliens.



We designed some underpants for them.


We drew some aliens and their spaceships.


We looked for aliens and made up stories about them.