Reception

General Information

preschool clip art   Welcome to

  Reception

Please take a look below to find out more about us!

Classes

There are two classes in Reception

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Stone Age - Class RS

(Teacher - Mrs Bennett and

TA -  Mrs Middleton) 

 

PE - Thursday (am)

Cooking - Friday

       Egyptians - Class RE

       (Teacher - Mrs Davey

          and TA - Mrs Calver)

 

        PE - Wednesday (am)

        Cooking - Thursday

Please make sure we have in school on a Monday:

Full and named PE kit,

Click on link to view full kit

Full PE Kit

Please make sure these are all named

Everyday your child needs their -

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Book Bag Reading book and reading diary. Letters and sounds pouch with their word pouch inside.

The letters and sounds packs will be updated every  Friday. If it is not in your child's bag on a Thursday it will be at school.

We will check through the letters and sounds books every Wednesday to see how your child has been getting on.

 

Through the year the children will be learning how to write letters in a pre cursive style (joining up). Click on the link below to look at how each letter is formed.

Cursive Powerpoint 

 

We have been very lucky and had great support from parent helpers. We would like to thank everyone who has come in and helped so far. We always need lots of help!!  If you have any spare time please consider coming in.

Tea provided! 

we need you

Hopefully Mrs Davey or Mrs Bennett will update our web pages once a week on a Sunday. Things will then be added during the week to show what we have doing.

If you have any suggestion for what you would like to see on our page please email me your ideas to

kdavey@trimley.net

Thank you for your support.

Numeracy

This week in maths the children will be learning how to combine 2 small groups of numbers and find the total.  We will be thinking about counting on from the first number and using the + sign.

5 Minute Maths

Each day a different weather reporter will be picked and they will record that days weather on our paper clip graph.

This week the children will be practising their number writing skills.

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Topic

Week beginning 15th January 2018 

Day and Night, Light and Dark

1 - As Writers we will be writing a story map about the book Night Monkey, Day Monkey by Julia Donaldson.  We will be thinking about the language used in the story and drawing pictures of objects the characters see.

2 - As Mathematicians we will be combining 2 groups of objects to find the total.

3 -  As Artists we will be making a star printing block and using light and dark paint to make a picture.

4 - In the outside area we will be making a jungle obstacle course, matching up animal prints and acting out the story.

5 - As Chefs we will be making banana muffins with Mrs Calver.

6 - As Musicians RE will be learning some new songs with Mrs Smith. 

7 - As Writers we will be writing our names on our signing in sheets with Mrs Ayriss.

8. As Book Detectives we will be making a list of all the things the monkeys see, writing about friendship and thinking of a friendship slogan.

9. As Athletes we will continue to use the beanbags and balls in the hall.

 

 

We will try to keep you up to date with our topic/themes using our "Parents Notice board" under the covered area.

Thank you

Photo of the Week

Latest News

I Spy Light and Dark 

We are looking forward to seeing your I Spy Light and Dark booklets on Monday. 

 

 

Sound Steps

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Week beginning Monday  15th January 2018

 The children will be working in their new reading groups every Tuesday - Friday.

Monday - vowel digraph - ee and tricky word - like

Tuesday - Reading groups

Wednesday - Reading groups

Thursday - Reading groups

Friday - Reading groups

Please watch Geraldine the Giraffe on YouTube as the children watch these as part of our daily phonics session...and LOVE!! them. Just go to YouTube and type in Geraldine the Giraffe and a particular sound you would like to watch. 

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Common Exception Words

Common words that children may find difficult to decode and spell.

Bulletins: IMPORTANT DIARY DATES SO FAR..........

Spring Stay and Play Dates:

Monday 29th January - Legends Of Literacy Learning Together.  2:45 - 3:25.  Please wait at the red gates and we will come and let you in.

Friday 9th February - Enterprise Love Day sale - 3:15 - 3:25 More details to follow.

Friday 2nd March - We LOVE stories. Bring along your child's favourite book for a story session. 2:45 at the red gates.

Tuesday 13th March - Shape, Space and Measure. 2:45 at the red gate.

Tuesday 27th March - Let's Celebrate Easter. 2 - 3:15pm More details nearer the time.