Welcome to Reception!
It is a pleasure to have welcomed our new Reception children back into school from September and we are really pleased with how well they have settled in.
There are 2 classes in Reception- Orange and Yellow Class. The children spend time in their own classrooms but also have access to the other classroom and our outdoor area throughout the school day where they are supported in their learning by our Reception Team:
Miss Kidd (Orange Class) Miss Kamillo (Yellow Class)
Miss Campbell Mrs Mottershead Mrs Penkavova
Mrs Broadbent Miss Hornby
Term 1- All About Me
This term our focus is All About Me- we have enjoyed getting to know each other finding out about our likes and dislikes, interests and skills as well as talking about our friends and family and all of the people that are important to us.
We talked about how each of us are All Different and All Special and had fun creating our own self-portraits.
We will be exploring the story Owl Babies this term as well as learning about autumn changes and celebrating harvest time.
We look forward to sharing some of our fun activities on here throughout the year ahead...
KEEPING SAFE ONLINE
The internet can be fantastic and is full of lots of great resources like those above but it is also important to make sure that children are safe when using it. Please find attached some guidance to support you and your children in using the internet safely when accessing online learning, games and activities.
Below you can find some useful websites for supporting your child in their learning:
Please find below some resources which may be useful if your child is learning from home. These form part of the packs shared with Reception pupils during previous school closures (paper copies can also be requested) and can be used to support home learning but please ensure that you also log in to Tapestry regularly as this will be the main site for school staff to share learning tasks linked to the current topic and learning focus for your child.
If you have any questions or need any support from school please don't hesitate to contact us via the school office on 01773 602767.
A social story about Covid 19 is also attached below which may be helpful to share with your child.
Please check Tapestry and Parent Hub for ongoing updates about COVID-19 and learning from home.