In Maths in the next few we we will be exploring how numbers are represented in different ways. One of the ways we will be exploring is the BBC's Numberblocks programmes. You might like to watch some of these at home with your child.
In phonics we are beginning to introduce the children to the phonemes (sounds) that letters make. The first set of sounds will be: s a t p i n m d. Our tricky word focus will be I to the.
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Welcome to Reception!
Welcome to all children and their families,
We are so excited to meet you all and get to know you! Next week (Beginning 14th September) you will begin working as 2 classes. Letter will go out this week with information regarding this.
Times next week are as followed:
Monday 14th September/Tuesday 15th September 8.45-11.15am
Wednesday 16th September 8.45-12.45pm (including a lunch -please complete form that will be sent home this week as soon as possible please, so that kitchen staff can order food. Lunch boxes from home should be clearly labelled with your child's name.)
From Thursday 17th September children will be in full time. Revised Covid19 times are: 8.45-8.55am to 2.45pm.
PE is on a Friday. This will commence from Friday 25th September. Children will need to come into school in PE kit and trainers ( joggers, school T shirt and jumper).
Over the next couple of weeks we will be getting to know everyone and begin with our Phonics and Maths lessons in school. More information regarding how we teach phonics and early reading and writing will follow next month.
From Monday 21st September we will begin our topic work. Our first topic is:
We will be learning all about seasonal changes, such as the change in the colour of leaves, vegetables and fruit which are harvested in the Autumn and the weather in Autumn.
Our book focus will be the traditional tale 'The Enormous Turnip' and 'Owl Babies' by Martin Waddell.
In Maths lessons we will begin to investigate and get a deep understanding of numbers to 10.
In phonics our focus will be identifying initial sounds in words and oral blending.
We can't wait to begin our adventures together!