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Reception Curriculum


Reception Long Term Plan

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2 


Should you require more information about the curriculum, please contact the class teachers.


Termly Newsletters


Welcome to Reception Autumn Newsletter 2021

Autumn - half term 2

Reception Spring Newsletter 2022

Spring - half term 2

Summer Term Newsletter 2022


Reception Noticeboard

Phonics 2021 - Presentation from the Parent training

What to expect in the Early Years - a useful guide for Parents

Highfield Primary's guide to Early Years, Assessment and end of year expectations

Short clip of letter formation - please note our f is formed differently

Number formation


New Starters



Some useful websites to use to support learning...

BBC BItesize link

Hungry little minds

Numicon for parents

Top marks counting



The reading realm - free reading resources

Oxford owl reading - all the colour band reading scheme books online 

Teach your monster to read


Phonics bloom

Epic phonics

Forest phonics

Scholastic learn at home

Cosmic Yoga




Curriculum Examples

Autumn term

Photos 1

Photos 2



Autumn walk

Autumn walk

Remembrance Day clip watched in classes

Art gallery trip

Art gallery trip

Reception Nativity 

Christmas craft morning - Many thanks to the parents who helped!

Christmas craft morning

Christmas party

Christmas party

Spring Term

Photos 1

Photos 2

Photos 3



Reception Yoga - Children's mental health week

Chinese New Year 1

Chinese New Year 2

World book day

World book day

Temple Newsam Farm

Temple Newsam Farm

Summer Term

Royal wedding preparations

Our very own Royal wedding

Royal wedding celebrations

Health week

Newby Hall

Sports day

Sports day