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Daven Primary 3

Reception

RECEPTION CLASS

Welcome back to Autumn Term 2! This term we will be focusing on family customs/celebrations: bonfire, diwali, birthdays and Christmas.

Our learning 

In Literacy, we will be learning the story 'Sparks in the sky'. 

In Maths, we will be looking at comparing groups within 5, 3D and 2D shapes, change within 5, number bonds to 5, and positional and directional language.

Our RE big question is 'Why do Christians perform nativity plays at Christmas?' 

PSHE is focusing on celebrating differences and we will be looking at things we are good at, and comparing things that are the same and different about us. 

In Art, we will be creating remembrance day art. 

In DT, we will be making Christmas decorations using salt dough. 

In Spanish, we will be learning to count to 5 in Spanish and exploring the numbers 6-10.

Tapestry

We are now using Tapestry to share work your child does at school and we have also set up a Reception class news page where we will send work the children has done as a class or to share information. 

If you haven't already, please could you sign and bring back the agreement letter sent out before the end of term. We cannot activate your account until this has been signed. 

Below, is a video to show you how to set up your account once you have been sent the activation email:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7ROkDnb4I0

Important things to remember:

  • As the weather is getting colder, please could your child bring a coat into school everyday, as well as hat, scarf and gloves. 
  • Your child should bring a reading bag to school daily.
  • Each Friday new phonics flashcards, handwriting sheets and a story book will be put into your child’s reading bag. Please ensure that your child’s Reading Record Book along with the above items are brought into school every Friday.
  • Homework - please support your child to complete the handwriting sheets, and practice the flashcards everyday with your child. Enjoy the story book together by reading it your child. 
  • If your child is now 5 years old, you will need to pay for them to have milk.
  • If your child wishes to have a slice of toast each Thursday you will need to pay 20p.
  • Please ensure your child brings a water bottle each day

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Documents

Page Downloads Date  
Internet Safety 2021 01st Feb 2021 Download
Reception Home Learning Date  
Reception Home Learning 1.3.21 27th Feb 2021 Download
Reception Home Learning 22.2.21 19th Feb 2021 Download
Internet Safety 2021 01st Feb 2021 Download