Reception 2017 - 2018

Mrs Jaworski

Mrs Williams

Welcome to Reception! 

On this page we will let you know what your child is learning about in school and give you ideas for ways to help at home. We continue to follow the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum and if you want to know more about how and what your child will be learning click on this link: Parents guide to the EYFS


This week we will be ....

sharing the story of 'The tiger who came to tea' by Judith Kerr. We'll be writing speech bubbles and shopping lists linked to the story as well as role play, making puppets and talking about stranger danger. You could share the story here: The tiger who came to tea.

sorting words with Obb and Bob! The children will have to read the words and sort them into real or nonsense words. Play the online game here : Obb and Bob game

playing maths games to help us to work out 1 more and 1 less. How about testing each other on your journey to school each day!!

designing a drink for a tiger. We will be using different flavoured juices in our own combinations, recording our recipes and then tasting them to see if we like our creations! 

making music on our sound wall. We have tied pots and pans to our fence ready for the children to explore the different sounds and make up their own rhythms and dances. This year group love music and last week were learning world dances such as Punjabi dancing and the Russian Polka. Fancy having a try? Find it here: The Russian Polka

directing each other along obstacle courses to collect shapes. This will help build our shape vocabulary as well as enabling us to move in different ways.

Every week in class all children take part in guided reading sessions (in small groups) with their teachers where we focus on the skills they need to learn next to improve their reading. We would like to say a big thankyou to all the families who help their children practice their reading book at home. Together we are helping so many of our children to become great readers who really love stories.  


Have a great week from the Reception team smiley




Reception: News items

There are no News items to display

Reception: Blog items

There are no blog items to display

Reception: Our Attendance items

There are no Our Attendance items to display

Reception: Calendar items

After School Mini Athletics, by Mrs Schumacher

KS1 Sports Day, by Mrs Schumacher

After School Mini Athletics, by Mrs Schumacher

Contact the School

Chester Blue Coat CE Primary School

Walpole Street

Head teacher: Mr V O'Brien
SENCO: Mrs C Siddall

Main Contact: Please speak to Miss Lockley, Mrs Dowling or Mrs Schumacher in the School Office with any queries.

Tel: 01244 981098