Reception

Welcome back to Summer 1!

We hope that you have had a Easter break.  We will begin this half term by looking at the story “Supertato”.  Lots of us love superheroes and we have lots of exciting activities planned.

Miss Bladen and Miss Barrow

 

This is what we’re working on this term:

 

Numeracy focus  

  • Recognising and ordering numbers up to 20
  • Adding and subtracting numbers by counting forwards and backwards
Reading Focus

Author of the Term: Julia Donaldson

*  Blending and segmenting words

* Reading tricky red words

* Answering questions about what we have read

* Retelling stories

 

Writing Focus  

  • Using the sounds we know to write sentences
  • Starting to use red words in our writing
  • Using adjectives to describe characters and settings

 

Topic Supertato

We will be retelling the story and writing descriptions of the characters.  We will also look at traditional tales and then move onto our Pirates and Princesses theme

PE PE Sessions are on a Friday.  Please make sure that children have their full PE kits in school all week.
ICT Using ipads and programmable toys
What can parents/carers do to help? Completing homework – 3/4 out of 8 activities to be completed in a half term

Helping your child to read their home reading book and signing their Reading Record at least three times a week.  Please make sure their book and Reading Record are in school every day

Retelling different traditional tales

Practising forming letters

 School Trip

 

 

 

Deeside Whitby
Ellesmere Port
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