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.


Meet our Family Groups



  Yellow Family and Yoshi Bear                          Red Family and Rosie Bear




                          Green Family and Gabby Bear                           Blue Family and Billy Bear



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      



Click on the link below to find out about this month's learning.

May Calendar 2018



PE kit letter

PE is on Monday and Thursday mornings in the hall.

September Parents Meeting-Friday 8th September

September meeting power point

Welcome to Reception information sheet

Reception curriculum information


Recent Letters

  Following us on Twitter 

 Proud Cloud letter   Spare proud clouds

PE kit letter

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It's Good to be Green!

Here is our list of class privileges.

1.Be the teacher and call the


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 slippers for the day.

6.Wear your pyjamas for the day.

 If your child receives a privilege, they can choose to do one of the things from this list.

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Summer Term


Our Big Question is 


Why can't an elephant be a pet? 


Reception have been learning to dance like the animals in our story this week.We have been Waltzing, doing the Tango and the Cha Cha Cha. Then we did some fast spins and twirls in the Rock and Roll.








What a fantastic we all had!


Good To Be Green Awards




This week the zoo has sent us a giraffe and the story

"Giraffes Can't Dance"


As part of our topic on careers we had a visit from Inspector Jim Hill today. The children were very excited and asked lots of interesting questions.




This morning Mrs Edwards came in to talk to the children about her job as Cabin Crew for Thomas Cook.









This week the zoo sent us a tiger and the story about

The Tiger Who Came To Tea.

The children have been using Colour Magic on the computer to create their own picture of a tiger.


Good To Be Green Awards




Last week we wrote a letter to the zoo asking if they could send us a pet. Today we received a parcel.

Inside was an elephant and a book about Elmer. We are going to find out some facts about elephants this week.  



Last term we asked why the tortoise was asleep and Mrs Habart brought her tortoise from home for us to see. This morning Sheldon, the tortoise, came back to school now that he is awake. The children were very excited to see him!






 The children in Reception have been working with the children in Year 5.They have been making and playing some Maths games together and reading stories to one another.




We all enjoyed ourselves!


Spring Term


Big Question:

Why is the tortoise asleep?

Good To Be Green Awards


We have been using natural materials to create our pictures.




The Big Bad Wolf came to visit Reception this week!


The children made houses for the little pigs.


Good To Be Green Awards


The children in reception have been very busy this week. We have been reading Jack and the Beanstalk, writing stories, acting out our stories,dancing and painting and making castles.



We have also been learning how to log on to the computer and how to use the balances.



We have been learning about money and using it in the shop.


Good To Be Green Awards


This week we have been reading The Gingerbread Man.

The children have been writing their own stories and dressing up as Fairy tale characters. They have been saving Princesses and walking the plank!



World Book Day



Good to be Green Awards



This afternoon we walked to the Environmental Area to see h