Welcome to Reception Class!
Our teacher is Sam O'Regan and our teaching assistant is Chloe Pitt.
Welcome to Somerdale ET - Reception Class 2018/19
A very big welcome to all of our families. This page will be updated weekly. A learning overview for the Autumn term will be published shortly on this page.
This week's learning - Week commencing 17th September
Every Sunday we will update this section to inform you of our planned learning objectives for the coming week.
This week we will be...
-embedding our class charter - praising each other for following the ideas that we all agreed to.
-exploring poetry and the rhyme and rhythm of words
-Finding out more about Michael Rosen - reading one of his poems every day.
-Focussing on the poem ‘Oh Dear’ by Michael Rosen, and creating our own version by playing with rhyme.
-Identifying the initial phoneme in words. (initial sound)
-Exploring our Maths
-Sharing stories about diversity, and that it is OK to be different.
-Marking the International Day of Peace by reading a traditional tale, and thinking about how we can respond when people make us feel sad, upset or angry.
Other things happening this week...
Friday 21st September 8.50-9.20am Parent Workshop - ‘The Reception Year’ in the School Hall.
-All children are now in school full-time. Doors open from 8.40-8.50 for a morning activity. The children then sit to enjoy some books. The end of the school day is 3.10pm.
Please ensure your child brings a coat with them into school - The weather is very changeable at the moment! Please also make sure it is named!
Friday 21st September 8.50 - 9.20am Parent workshop - 'The Reception Year'
Friday 5th October 8.50 - 9.20am Parent Workshop - 'Helping your child with Phonics'
Friday 19th October 8.50 - 9.20am Parent Workshop - 'Helping your child with Mathematics'
Friday 26th October 8.40 - 9.30am Linger & Learn Session (Parents invited to join their child to share the term's learning & to learn and play alongside their child.)
Sounds learnt so far