Welcome to Reception Class.

We have just started our school journey at St Anne’s and Mrs Ryan, Mrs Virdee and Mrs Rollins all help us with our learning.

We enjoy completing lots of activities each day to help us to develop our skills as we work towards achieving the 17 Early Learning Goals:

Prime Areas Aspect
Personal, Social and Emotional Development Making Relationships
Self-confidence and self-awareness
Managing feelings and behaviour
Physical Development Moving and handling
Health and self-care
Communcation and Language Listening and attention
Specific Areas Aspect
Literacy Reading
Mathematics Numbers
Shape, space and measure
Understanding the World People and communities
The world
Expressive Arts and Design Exploring and using media and materials
Being imaginative

We are looking forward to all of the new and exciting things that we will experience this year!

Key Information

What you can do to help your child at home:

  • Reading their home reading books every day.
  • Reading books from home and reading other types of print – comics, newspapers, magazines, posters, leaflets.
  • Practising letter formation and writing: sentences, shopping lists, news about their weekend.
  • Practising number formation Practising counting sets of objects, thinking about what one more and one less than a number would be.
  • Looking for shapes in the world around them.

Our Learning

Find out what we will be learning during the year in our Curriculum Overviews (latest at the top):

More about our learning in Reception:

Read about some of the things we've been getting up to:

All documents above are in pdf format.