Welcome to Reception

Our current topic is  Magical Me!

Reception Update

Welcome to Moon Class!

Remember your child needs to bring in one fruit/vegetable snack in a named container, each day.

Our Topic for the Spring Term 1 will be Traditional tales.  This week we will be learning the Talk4writing story The Amazing Adventures of Max.

Week Commencing 17th January 2022

Phonics - Read Write Inc Letter sounds m,a,s,d,t, i,n,p,g,o,c,k, e, l,h, r, j,sh, v, y, w, th, z, ch, qu,x, ng, nk, ss, ff, ll. Red words - put, the, I, no ,of, my 

The children will be starting to read Paper Ditties and Red Ditties. Please refer to the RWI website for more information on these.

Please practise these sounds using the Little Green book sent home with your child.

English - We will be learning to retell the story orally using a story map. The children will be looking at different words in the story and understanding their meaning.  They will use these words in their writing.

Maths - The children will be subitising ( knowing the amount they see without having to count) Dice patterns 1 - 6 this week.  The children will be learning about comparing numbers to 5. We will be investigating heavier and lighter.  The children will explore the concept of full, empty as well as nearly full/empty.

PE - Tuesday and Wednesday.  This term we will be focussing on Dance and Gymnastics.

Forest School - Monday Afternoons - The children will be learning our Forest School rules this term and experiencing the Autumn Seasonal changes.  Remember waterproofs, hats and gloves as the weather is getting colder!

School Library visit - Every Wednesday afternoon.  Please remember to send your child's library book back to school each Wednesday, so they can choose a new one.

 We will be visiting Midsomer Norton Library every other week commencing Friday 14th January 2022.

Home learning - Helpful website for approved links by Dfe



Read Write Inc Phonics - website information for Parents explaining Read Write Inc Phonics and how to support your child in their learning.


Red Words that Children will learn whilst in Reception - your children have learnt the rhyme 'You can never Fred a Red.'

Red Word Order for RWI - Reception  Children will learn new ones and keep recapping previously taught words throughout the year.

Red Word Order for RWI - Reception 

Children will learn new ones and keep recapping previously taught words throughout the year.  These will be linked to the RWI Ditties that your child will be reading.