Welcome back after the holidays, we hope you had a restful break and are all well.
The adults working in the Reception class this term are Mrs Cowell, Mrs Valli and Miss Read. We also have support from Mrs Ahmed during the week.
Homework: Given every Friday during term time and return to school by the following Wednesday. This includes a timetable of homewrok activities, reading books, spelling books, Knowledge organisers each term and some projects during holidays.
Key dates for reception:
W.b: 12.04.2021 School opens.
W.b: 19.04.21 Creative club starts for some children (Tuesday evening).
W.b: 26.04.21 Parents Evening (on Tuesday, so no Creative club this week).
W.b: 24.05.21 Last week of Summer 1 term.
Our topic this term is: Animals. Please find the Topic Knowledge Organiser above to share with your children at home and learn the meanings of the key vocabulary to be explored (SUM 1).
English - This term, we will continue to learn new red words, consolidate sounds previously taught and begin to explore new sounds from Set 3. We will continue to have reading and writing opportunities linked to quality texts and use our RWI reading books to progress with our reading skills. The stories explored this term are: Dear Zoo, Gorilla and Giraffes Can't Dance.
Maths - This term, we are developing our knowledge of number, recalling facts such as number bonds, doubling and halving, shapes, pattern and measurement.
Topic - Our focus is on Animals. This includes exploring similarities and differences, such as habitats. Where animals come from, what they need to grow and extend our facts on some animals that we may find at the Zoo.
Personal,Social and Emotional Development - This term we will strive to persevere and seek challenge to support our learning.
Please remember we are here for you all should you need us.
Mrs Cowell, Mrs Valli and Miss Read.