Last week in Reception we:

  • Looked at local maps and houses
  • Continued to make friends and learn together
  • Listened to Elmer the Elephant stories
  • Learnt some more Makaton signs

This week in Reception we will be:

  • Learning the phonemes ‘p’, ‘i’, ‘n’, ‘m’, ‘d’ and the tricky word ‘the’.
  • Continuing to make friends and learn together
  • Continuing to discuss different houses
  • Using Numberblocks to develop our understanding of number
  • Learning some more Makaton signs


At home you can:

  • Read stories and ask your child which is their favourite part and why
  • Email a photo of your child for our class display (If you haven’t already done so)
  • Continue to look at different houses on your road and discuss the differences
  • Remember to attend the Phonics Evening on Thursday at 7pm.

Here are a few pictures from this week.