Welcome to our Reception page…

This page will tell you what we have been learning about and all the exciting things we have been doing in Reception. We will update this page with exciting class news, pictures of things we have achieved and themes we have planned for from the children’s interests. Please keep checking this page to find out about and see all the exciting things that we have been doing in Reception.

Reception Welcome meeting information
Welcome to Reception

Power of Reading Cafe

We invited parents into school to partake in activities linked to our Power of Reading text this half term, Ruby’s Worry.

Norwich Playhouse visit

We enjoyed a visit to Norwich Playhouse to see an adaptation of ‘The Lion Inside’ by Rachel Bright and Jim Field.

Summer Term

Have a look at what we have been up to this term!

Spring Term

Our theme this term has been ‘ Now and Then’. We have been learning about dinosaurs. We have also been learning about towns, looking at maps and old photographs of Dereham. In Maths, we have been learning about number bonds to 10, doubles and odd and even numbers. In Literacy, we have been reciting poems about dinosaurs. In RE week, we were asked the question, ‘What do Bible stories teach us?’, and we learned about Noah’s Ark. Have a look at what we have been up to!

Number Day

Reception enjoyed completing lots of activities for Number Day!

Dinosaur Park Trip

Reception enjoyed a visit to the Dinosaur Park, as part of our ‘Now and Then’ theme in our learning.

Norfolk Owls Visit

We enjoyed a visit from Norfolk Owls. This supported our literacy learning around the story ‘Owl Babies’ by Martin Waddell.

Our first half term in Reception!