Reception – Red

Welcome to Our Class

Our class teacher for the 2018-19 academic year are:

Mrs Williams

Our teaching assistant is Miss Ashton.

In Red Class, we cover many exciting topics to enhance children’s knowledge and understanding in-line with The Early Years Foundation Stage.  British Values also underpin our curriculum.

Our key topic areas this year are:

Topics in the Early Years are led and chosen by the children.  This means topics and themes differ throughout the year depending on the child’s interest.  Weekly newsletters will update parents of our theme/topic.

More detail about our curriculum can be found under the Key Information section of school website under ‘Our Curriculum’.

PE:

Red Class will have their PE lessons on Thursday.  It is essential that children have the correct PE kit in school.

Kit:

Indoor sessions:

  • Black shorts
  • Red polo shirt
  • Black pumps

Outdoor sessions

  • We use the outdoor areas in all weathers.  It is important that child have a warm and waterproof coat, hat, scarf and gloves throughout the year.

Our Learning Line

The Learning Line helps us the children to evaluate their own progress in lessons. Our line shows the  journey of The Good Dinosaur, the children helped to design our learning line and use it in all areas of the curriculum. It follows the process of: Plan, Understand, Passion, Act, Evaluate, Embed.

Investors in pupils

Our class target is:

To enter school safely and sensible after playtime and be ready to learn quickly.

More detailed information about class activities will be shared with parents on our weekly class newsletters.

Homework

Homework is explained on the newsletter each week.  It will be handed out on a Friday and must be returned to school the following Wednesday.  Homework will include: English, Maths and a piece of ‘Talk’ homework which will link to our worship theme.

If you would like any more information about our class, please do not hesitate to contact us via the school office.

Mrs Williams and Miss Ashton