On Monday 16th of July Year R are having a world cup day!
Please come to school in a football kit or England colours ready to celebrate the world cup. -Please ensure clothes are suitable for sports.
United Kingdom Red and Blue Class. (Reception classes)
At Milton Park we have two reception classes who operate together in one room, the children are supported by 2 early years teachers, 2 full- time qualified early years teaching assistants and 2 part-time support assistants. United Kingdom classes can be found in the Acorn building.
UK Blue – Mrs Garnett
TA – Miss Lapham
1:1 support assistant- Miss Atrill
UK Red – Mrs Heal
TA – Miss Smith
Interventions support assistant – Mrs Vaughan
Our Topic this half-term
We will be learning all about minibeasts.
In phonics your child will learn new new sounds and the grapheme-phoneme correspondences. We are beginning to learn our Phase 3 Letters and Sounds which include vowel and consonant digraphs and trigraphs (2 and 3 letters joined together to make 1 sound. For example – ay, or ir). At the same time, we will be learning common exception words which we call ‘tricky words’.
Here is the list of common exception words that Reception children should know by the end of the year.