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Welcome to Reception!

Key Information for Reception 

To see our Reception Information Pack, please click here

To see our Autumn 2 Curriculum Newsletter, please click here

 

Please see below information about Reading Books and Key Word Books:

Reading Books Key Words
Handed in to school Friday Monday
Given back to take home Monday Thursday

A Day in the Life of a Reception child

Reception at Holy Rood

“I really like that we can make things. I like to make my own walkie talkie.” – Dexter

“We have so many toys to play with. The building blocks are my favourite.” – Bethaniy

“I love going to the barked area.” – Dominque

“I love lunchtime because I can see all my friends.” – Caleb

“Holy Rood is so fun. I love my teachers!” – Aoife

“The best thing about Holy Rood is that you can draw and write and make your own books!” – Dominic

“I love playing with the train tracks.” – Shea

“I have so many friends in my school.” – Thinuk

“I can play in both classrooms. It’s so fun!” – Austin

“We get to daw. I like drawing cats outside.” – Florence

“I like making new friends and playing in choosing time." - India 

 

Extra Information for Reception Parents  

Tapestry

To see Tapestry, our online journal to help record all the learning and fun of children's early years education, please follow this link: Tapestry - Login

 

For information about how we use Tapestry at Holy Rood, please click here

Supporting your child's learning at home 

For useful website links for Reception, please click here

For examples of suitable books to read with children in Reception, please click here

For Maths supports, please click here

For Reading support, please click here

Developing letter formation/ handwriting at home

For support in developing your child’s letter formation/ handwriting at home, please click here.

New to Reception

For information regarding your child starting Reception at Holy Rood, please click here.