Reception

Welcome to Reception!

On our new-look page, you will find all of our news and homework organised by type on a handy one-stop page!

Nursery to Reception Transition Information 2020

Adults in Reception
Miss Beestin (Robins Class teacher)
Miss Ingram (Bluebirds Class teacher)
Mrs Marriott
Mrs Papworth
Mrs Slassor

 

Phase Lead: Mrs Gibson

EYFS Phase Governor: Jacky Cooper

Key Days

Robins PE – Friday

Bluebirds PE – Monday

Please send book bags on a Monday and they will sent home
on the Friday.

Keep your eyes peeled on this page for photographs of activities and exciting things that we have been up to, including visits from our phase Governor.

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Click the link  below for a typical ‘day in the life’ of a Reception Child.

Reception, A Day in the life!

 

This half term’s Homework and Knowledge Organisers.

Reception Homework

Welcome back to a new term. The children have had a great first week back. Our new topic is all about different ‘Celebrations.’ This term also sees the start of us introducing homework. This can be found either on the school website or Google Classroom. Each week we will set an English or Maths task. These …

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Latest class news – Click the title for more.

Reception – Active Advent? COMPLETED IT!

This December we have been working hard to complete our imoves Active Advent. We’ve danced along to hip-hop, bollywood and disco, learnt about our joints and muscles and completed some pretty tough HIIT sessions. We’re exhausted!!

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Reception – Christingle

This week we continued our celebrations around Christmas. We learnt about Christingle. We found out the Christingles are used in some Christian churches during the time of Advent. Each part of a Christingle represents something special for this time of year. The candle represents Jesus being the light of the world. The dried fruit and sweets represent …

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Reception – Celebrations Exit Point

Our Topic this half-term has been Celebrations. We have learned about Bonfire Night, Remembrance Day, birthdays, weddings and Christmas. To finish our Topic, we discussed different ways that we could ‘celebrate’ the end of term. We decided to have a CHRISTMAS PARTY! We came dressed in our party clothes, brought party food, made biscuits, decorated …

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Reception Santa Dash!

Reception have been celebrating Christmas jumper day today. We had Christmas dinner with crackers, danced to lots of Christmas songs and even took part in a Santa dash to help Santa get all of his toys delivered to the good girls and boys!

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IT’S SNOWING!

Reception have had a fantastic first week back this week and have settled back into school life well. They’ve had a lot of time to catch up with friends, share stories of what they did at home and complete some fantastic learning tasks. To top the week off it SNOWED today. Here they are having …

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Remembering!

This week we have talked about remembrance day. In English we have been pretending to be soldiers writing letters to our families. We have made our own medals and designed own poppies, using different types of materials. This morning we paid our respects by taking part in a 2 minute silence at 11 ‘o’ clock. …

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Reception Muddy Puddle Day

Please see attached letter regarding our Muddy Puddle day that will be taking place in school in the next few weeks. The aim of this day is to focus on our outdoor learning bringing nature to inspire the children’s learning.   Muddy puddle letter Nove 2020

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Reception Homework

Welcome back to a new term. The children have had a great first week back. Our new topic is all about different ‘Celebrations.’ This term also sees the start of us introducing homework. This can be found either on the school website or Google Classroom. Each week we will set an English or Maths task. These …

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Reception Entry Point

This term our new topic is Celebrations. Our topic has started with a bang, as we have celebrated Bonfire Night. We talked about why we have Bonfire Night, made our own breadstick sparklers, created our own rockets and fireworks. We have even launched our own rockets in the playground. What a blast!           

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Happy Holidays

The children have had a fantastic half-term and have adjusted to the new rules and their new environment. They have played and shared many stories with us and have settled well. Thank you for all of your lovely comments and patience (in terms of pick-ups and drop-offs). We appreciate everybody working together on this. Over …

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Jolly Phonics

Over the past  few weeks we have started to spot letters in and around our classroom. We have loved looking at books and we are starting to recognise some letter sounds. We have also learnt that letters create meaning and they can make words to help us tell a story. During our phonic sessions we …

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Music

Today we listened to different types of music. We heard sounds that were loud and quiet. We also talked about how we could make with our voices load and quiet. We then looked at  sounds around the environment and sorted them into a set of  loud and quiet sounds. We made up some fantastic tunes …

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Reception – Exit Point

Over this half term we have learnt a lot about ‘Ourselves.’ We have settled well in to our new school environment, made new friends, talked about our families and celebrated how unique we all are.  Today we made our own little faces talking about all the different features. We then used different types of media …

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Happy Reading!

Tonight your child will bring home a library book for you to share with them over the weekend. In addition to this, your child will also bring home a reading scheme book. These are currently picture books to encourage you to talk about the stories. Within these books, there is a parent guide that enables …

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Our Senses

This week we have looked and talked about the sense of sight, sound, smell, taste and touch. We have completed little experiments to find out how some of these work. We tasted lots of different foods and found that some were sour, bitter, salty and sweet. We have also used our sense of touch. We …

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A Busy Day for Bluebirds!

What a day we have had in Bluebirds today. We’ve ‘baked’ Play-Doh cakes, made our own creations, coloured in with friends, read some stories, built some VERY tall towers, been to the shops for food, made some repairs to our home, stopped the baby from crying and tidied up…all before 2:45pm!

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PE – Robins

  We were all excited this morning as we went for a new adventure over to the hall for PE. We talked about why exercise is important and different ways we could stay healthy. To begin we did a quick warm up, then we ‘Went on a Bear Hunt’ using different yoga poses. We have …

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First Days

Bluebirds and Robins have settled well into their new routines and are enjoying school life a Tranmere Park.

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Welcome back!

A big welcome back to all of our classes! Our teachers are all working hard updating their class pages for the new academic year and we are going to be including a lot of this information on here that would have previously been given out via our phase leaflets. Please bear with us whilst we …

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