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


February calendar 2019

March calendar 2019




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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Our Big Question is....

Why does the tortoise go to sleep?

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.


Our Good To Be Green awards this week.





We have been thinking about Winter. We made hot chocolate to keep us warm and we made fat balls for the birds.



Our book this week is called

"One Snowy Night"

We have been using cold colours to make "snowy" pictures.




Our Good To Be Green Awards this week


Our book this week is called "Ridiculous"

In the hall we have been making "snowy" music and dancing like snowflakes.





This week's Good To Be Green Awards




We have been working in the Mud Kitchen





This week's Good To Be Green Awards.





      Our Big Question is....

       How do dinosaurs go to school? 

   Christmas Jumper Day!



The children in Reception performed "A Wriggly Nativity" for their parents on Friday. They all did a terrific job and looked amazing!





On Friday it was Superhero Day in Reception.

During the week the children had been given their Superhero Learning Powers - Risk Taking, being Reflective, Resourceful and Resilient and making good Relationships.



Superheroes at work!