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Welcome to Reception Class!

Our Summer Term topics are ‘Growing and Changing’ and ‘Under the Sea’.

For more information on these topics, please click on the Topic Webs at the bottom of the page.


The children in the class are making amazing progress with their reading, both within the classroom and at home. Thank you very much for your support at home with this, it’s lovely to see so many parents reading with their child every night and leaving a comment in their reading book.

The children are now fully immersed into the learning of Phonics. They continue to follow the Read Write Inc programme which enables and supports all of the children to emerge as confident readers and writers.

The progress the children have made is fantastic, most children are now able to, make words, read books, write words and sentences using their phonic knowledge.

The children are continuing to recognise and write numbers from zero to ten in both numerals and words. Using objects, they are learning to add and subtract two single-digit numbers and count on or back to find the answer.


Diary Dates:
Summer Term starts on Monday 16th April and ends on Friday 20th July.


Half term is Monday 28th May to Friday 1st June.

Reception Garden Party - date to be confirmed.



Our Garden party is for parents and children in Reception Class, as well as the parents and children due to join our Walford family in September.


Please remember I am available every morning and afternoon if you want to chat about any aspects of your child's learning.

Mrs Hyde