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Class Information

Reception Egyptians Mrs Davey and Mrs Witmore

Reception Stone-Age Mrs Ryan and Miss Taylor

Mrs Adams will work in the classes in the afternoon.

Class library sessions will take place each week (start date TCB)

RS will visit the library on Mondays.

RE will visit the library on Tuesdays.

PE for both classes will take place on Friday.

Keep up to date with learning and upcoming events by using the  Marvellous Me App.

This week we are learning ...

This week our learning is focusing on our new book Hug.

As wonderful writers we will…  Practise holding pencils correctly to enable us to form letters. Practise forming the letter ‘l’ in our cursive font. Give meanings to the marks we make. Try to hear and say the initial sounds in words and link sounds to letters to identify who lives in our house. 

As magnificent mathematicians we will… Count and compare numbers by saying numeral amounts.

As awesome athletes we will … Develop independence in changing for PE. Discuss the rules for PE. Negotiate the space around us by playing team games.

As resilient readers we will… Describe main story settings, events and characters in our individual reading book and shared story. Begin to recognise familiar words in our shared ready. Identify rhyming words in our shared story. Answer questions and make predictions about what might happen next and how our characters are feeling

As computing experts we will … Operate simple equipment including our CD players, learning what each button stands for. Explore the iPads.

As great gardeners we will … Discuss how plants grow and help to tidy and maintain our Early Years garden.



As phenomenal phonics experts we are listening carefully to sounds so that we can hear and say the initial sounds in words.

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Tricky words learnt so far


Image result for calendar cartoonStay and Play Autumn 2019 Dates

Tuesday 8th October Reading
Thursday 7th November Number
Tuesday 19th November Phonics & Tricky words
Thursday 5th December Numicon
Tuesday 17th December See child’s work so far



We love to share your child’s learning with you on Tapestry. This app is able to be purchased through the app store and can be used on most smartphones and tablet devices. You can also access Tapestry through your web brower on the computer. Please do not share photos from Tapestry on social media. If you have any questions about Tapestry please come and speak to Mrs Davey or Mrs Ryan.

Parent Helpers Welcome!

We welcome parents into school, to help our children to improve their reading skills.  If you are able to spare a morning or an afternoon, on a regular basis, please let your child’s teacher know.  We are very appreciative of your additional support, and it makes a huge difference to the children’s learning.  We would love you to come and join us!  Tea and coffee provided too!

Reading Challenge

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Don’t forget to read for 5 minutes, 5 times a week!  Your reading Challenge Slip must be returned on MONDAY MORNING so the ‘scores on the doors’ can be collated by class teachers during registration and sent to the school office.   A KS1 class has never topped the leader board!  We need 75% of our classes to read to meet Mrs Ashford’s challenge.  Class Prizes available too.  Come on EYFS let’s keep reading!


In the Autumn term we will develop our number knowledge and introduce numbers 1-10. Children need to be able to …

  • Count reliably from 1-10.
  • Place numbers 1-10 in order.
  • Say which number is 1 more or one less than a given number (1-10).

Along with number knowledge children also need to be able to:

  • Name and recognise 2d and 3d shapes.
  • Describe the position of themselves using words such as ‘next to’ and ‘behind’.
  • Order items based on their height, length, weight or capacity.
  • Use objects to create patterns and build models.

We love singing our counting songs here are some links to some so you can sing them at home: