Reception 2019 - 2020

Miss Long

Miss Bretton

Mrs Lowe

Miss Johnson

Miss Gilberts

Welcome to the Reception page.  

A message from all of the staff...


A special assembly from the Duchess of Cambridge - click on the picture below:

Calling all Reception children.

Your teachers have written you a newsletter - check them out!


Miss Bretton

Miss Gilberts

Miss Johnson

Miss Long

Mrs Cheetham


Mrs Cheetham

Miss Long

Miss Johnson

Miss Bretton

Miss Gilberts

Mrs Cheetham
Reception L
Reception JL
Reception B

A message from Miss Scott 20/4/20  

Parents, if you have any queries relating to home learning, contact the year group email address and one of the teachers will have a look at it. Your Reception email address is:


Some children might be finding it hard to understand why they can't go out or come to school. Here is a great book that helps explain why we have to stay home at this time. 


 Why We Stay Home

Other books that may help your child deal with any fear or worry include the books shown below. Click on the picture for more book recommendations.

Books are great and we read lots in Reception. Your teachers have been recording themselves reading some of their favourites!                        Click the link and have a listen...

Lost and Found: Jeffers, Oliver, Jeffers, Oliver: BooksLost and Found by Oliver Jeffers

Spider Sandwiches: Freedman, Claire, Hendra, Sue: Books Spider Sandwiches by Claire Freedman & Sue Hendra

Avocado Baby (Red Fox Picture Books): Burningham ...Avocado Baby by John Burningham

Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Ladybird First Favourite Tales by ...Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Ruby's Worry: A Big Bright Feelings Book: Percival ...Ruby's Worry by Tom Percival

The Gingerbread Man” at Usborne Children's BooksThe Gingerbread Man


Mrs McAffer has planned some fun art lessons you can do as a family at home, take a look below.


At School we use the 'Read Write Inc' phonics scheme. Follow the link below for free resources and online phonics lessons! 

RWI Website

Read, Write Inc

Audible have made lots of online books free during school closures. This is a great way to allow the children to read a variety of interesting books.

Audible free books link

Have a look at the Body Coach youtube channel, he is doing a workout every day at 9am.

The Body Coach daily PE workout

For age appropriate e-safety advice, click on the picture below:

Latest e-safety news 20/4/2020     click on the pictures to find out more...   





If you need advice or someone to talk to you can contact Childline.

0800 1111 (calls are confidential and free).

If you are feeling sad, worried or just don't know what to do, you can call, email or check out the message boards at Childline.

Some children may be finding things really tricky at the moment, here is a book to help support them and maybe answer some of the questions that they might have.

Government guidance 20th April:    

Home schooling advice for parents

Government advice for parents of SEND pupils

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