Our reception classes are Apple, Cherry and Mulberry class. They are based in our wonderfully resourced open plan learning environment known as The Orchard on the lower site.
Age Related Expectations for your child's year group can be found attached below (Reception - Early Learning Goals (ELGs)). Parents/Carers will find these particularly useful, and we highly recommend everyone takes a look at these important documents to aid your child's learning.
Attached below you will also find up-to-date Homework Grids and the term's Topic Map.
The Early Year Foundation Stage (EYFS) Framework is followed in Reception. Below you can find a PowerPoint presentation with further information for parents.
CURRICULUM PRESENTATION FOR PARENTS/CARERS OF PUPILS IN RECEPTION YEAR CLASSES
The PowerPoint presentation attached below contains a wealth of important information in the following areas for parents/carers of pupils in Reception:
- EYFS curriculum
- Observation – Planning – Next Steps
- Wow Postcards
- Show & Tell
- Reading and Reading Journals
- Home Learning
- Class Bear
- Class Dojo
- Important Dates
WRITING PRESENTATION FOR PARENTS/CARERS OF PUPILS IN RECEPTION YEAR CLASSES
In the presentation attached below, we have included advice and information to help parents/carers assist their child to develop his/her writing skills, including:
- Development of motor skills
- Pre-writing essentials
- Activities to develop find motor skills
- Things to avoid
- Things to encourage
- Writing opportunities
- Ways to help
- Examples of a child working at 'Expected' for writing