YR Week Beginning 9.12.19

We have a very busy week ahead in Reception! On Monday, we will be performing our Nativity to the rest of the school in our Dress Rehearsal, then on Tuesday and Wednesday we will be performing to our Mummies, Daddies and special people! The children are doing so well with…

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YR Week Beginning 2.12.19

Christmas has arrived in Reception!  We have Santa’s Grotto, a winter woodland area, Antarctic small world and the North Pole small world too!  The children will be working on their fine motor skills when wrapping presents and writing cards to their friends. In Phonics, we will be learning three new…

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YR Week Beginning 25.11.19

This week in Reception, we will continue to apply our phonic skills in our independent writing.  We will be making very good use of our phonic knowledge when writing our letters to Santa! In Phonics, we will be learning three new sound:  x, y, z and zz and  four new…

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YR Week Beginning 18.11.19

This week in Reception, we will be working hard to apply our phonic skills in our independent writing.  The children will be encouraged to be more independent when approaching the task of writing, whether this be at word level or sentence level.  We will be encouraging the children to make…

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YR Week Beginning 11.11.19

This week in Reception, we will be thinking more about rhyming words, using the story Oi Dog!  We will have a go at segmenting to write our own rhyming strings and rhyming captions (e.g., a dog on a log, a cat on a mat) In Phonics, we will be learning…

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YR Week Beginning 4.11.19

Welcome back!  We hope you all had a restful half term break!  Thank you and a very big well done to all who completed our half term homework challenge – your wonderful Numberling creations have really brightened up our YR classrooms! This week in Reception, we will be thinking about…

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YR Week Beginning 21.10.19

This week in Reception, we will continue work on our Talk for Writing story Stuck in the Mud.  We will be thinking carefully about the structure of our story (beginning, middle and end).  We will also be further developing our vocabulary through the story (see ambitious vocabulary below). In Phonics,…

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YR Week Beginning 14.10.19

This week in Reception, we will continue work on our Talk for Writing story Stuck in the Mud.  We will be applying our Phonic knowledge to segment to write labels for some of the story characters.  We will also be further developing our vocabulary through the story (see ambitious vocabulary…

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YR Week Beginning 7.10.19

This week in Reception, we will be starting work on Talk for Writing in Literacy.  We will be learning a new story, Stuck in the Mud, which we we will be retelling orally.  We will also be further developing our vocabulary through the story (see ambitious vocabulary below). In Phonics,…

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YR Week Beginning 30.9.19

This week in Reception, we will be continuing work on the Early Years curriculum.  A huge well done to all of our fantastic children for adapting to the new timetable so quickly and sensibly.  You continue to make us very proud indeed! In Literacy this week, we will be exploring…

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