Reception – Dosbarth Derbyn

Members of staff in the class:

Miss Trotman- Class teacher

Teaching assistants – Mrs Hartup, Mrs Bailey and Mrs Neyland.

Weekly Timetable

Monday –  Snack is £1 a week or you can pay for the term. 

Tuesday – Gym day. Children need to wear their gym kits to school (black jogging bottoms/shorts with their house colour/white t-shirt & trainers).

WednesdayWelly Wednesday. You can keep your child’s wellies in school.

Friday Class library books are changed. Homework is sent out on Friday, and due back in school the following week. 

Please bring your book bags everyday.


Autumn Term Topic – Me & My Community, Sparkle & Shine

Spring Term Topic – Marvellous Machines, Ready, Steady, Grow

Summer Term 1 Topic – Once Upon a Time, Puppets and Pop Ups

Useful Websites

TopMarks –

Phonics Play –

Reading Eggs /Mathseeds –

Oxford Owl –

Letter Formation Videos

a – around the apple and down the leaf

b – down the laces to the heel, up and around the toe.

c – curl around the caterpillar

d – around the dinosaur’s bottom, up his tall neck and down to his toes

e – lift off the lid and scoop out the egg

f – down the stem and draw the leaves

g – around the girl’s face, down her hair and curl

h – down the body to the hooves, up and over its back

i – down the insect’s body, curl and dot for its head

j – down the body, curl and dot for its head

k –

l – down the long leg

m – down the Maisie mountain, mountain

n – down Nobby and over his net

0 – around the orange

p – down the pirate’s plait and around his face

q – around her head, up past her earring, down her hair and flick

r – down the robot’s body and up and around his arm

s – slither down the snake

t – down the tower and across the tower

u – down and under, up to the top and draw the puddle

v – down a wing, up a wing

w – down, up, down, up

x – down the arm and leg, and repeat on the other side

y – down a horn, up a horn and under its head

z – zig-zag-zig