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Reception 2 (R2)

Welcome to R2!

May I extend a warm welcome to our new children and parents joining us in Reception and welcome back to those children moving up from our nursery class. I hope everyone has had an enjoyable break and is ready for the start of the new school year! 

Our Class Teacher is Mrs Ellis, our Teaching Assistant is Mrs Abram and Mrs Jones helps us in R2 and R1.

We are also very lucky to have some other adults who help us during the week.

We hope you find the following information useful.


A newsletter comes home on a regular basis letting parents know what we are learning and giving ideas and suggestion as to how help and support can be offered.

Any letters will also be attached to our classroom window for reference.

We have PE on a Tuesday and it really does help all the staff if you could practice helping your child to dress and undress at home.  Please could you also make sure that all items of clothing are named, including school shoes. Thank you.


Please can you check your child's book bag on a regular basis for any letters etc. Once your child starts filling it with their 'creations' it does become rather full! 


Our two class bears Will and George go home with our two Star of the Week children so keep trying hard in all you do. If it's not you this Friday, it could be you next week! Our Star of the Week pair also get to sit on a special cushion for the week too.


Autumn Term 


Our topic for this term is Magical Me! We will be introduced to the characters from the Oxford Reading Scheme that is used in school.

Our Literacy focus will be based on a range of books with links to our topic.

Phonic sessions take place on a daily basis and children will be learning to blend and segment words in readiness for reading. 

 Number work covers place value, addition, subtraction and shape to name a few areas.

Art,Topic and Science will be based on changes that are happening in the season.

See you soon!