Welcome to Reception

Our Reception Team: Mrs Pearce, Miss Conner, Mrs McMann and Mrs Stubbs

Scroll down to see the songs we are learning and the stories we are reading this week.

Key Information 

  • Please make sure children bring their bags to school each day. This should contain their reading book, sound book and tricky word pot. 
  • It is useful for children to have a bag of spare clothes, including underwear and socks.
  • Children need PE kits every Monday. Please remove earrings at home on PE days.
  • RAP and RSC take part in forest school on alternate Fridays.  Please send your children into school dressed in suitable clothing on their forest school day. Earrings should also be removed when children are doing forest school


Please click on the link below to view our timetable:

Reception Timetable

EYFS Curriculum

The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum is the framework that sets out children’s learning and development from birth until the end of the Reception year.  It gives children a broad range of knowledge and skills that provide the right foundation for good future progress through school and life. 

The EYFS covers seven areas of learning: Communication and Language; Personal, Social and Emotional Development; Physical Development; Literacy; Mathematics; Understanding the World and Expressive Arts and Design. 

Please click on the link below to view key EYFS documents:

EYFS Statutory Framework

EYFS Development Matters


Please click on the link below to view the curriculum overview for Reception.

Reception Yearly Overview

Home Reading

Please try to spend 5-10 minutes each day reading the book we have set on the Collins eBook portal. Click on the image below to get to the login page.

Take a look at the stories we are reading and the songs we are singing at school this week.

Story Time 

Jazzy in the Jungle by Lucy Collins

We're Going on a Lion Hunt by David Axtell

Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae

The Selfish Crocodile by Faustin Charles

Elmer by David McKee

Rhymes and Songs

Down in the Jungle

The Sneaky Crocodile

One Hippo Balancing

Alice the Camel

Walking Through the Jungle

11.9.2020 - Outdoor Learning

We have had lots of fun exploring our outdoor area this week!

2.9.2020 - First Day At School

We were so impressed with all of the children on their first day at school! They all came in with big smiles and quickly settled into the reception environment.