Mrs Jenkins and Mrs Day
This term we are learning all about ourselves and how to follow
class rules and routines which make learning fun and safe.
We will be learning through play and discussions and we will be
learning about our favourite things, our homes, our family,
people who help us and celebrations!
In Reception we begin by practising our listening skills and developing our language for the first couple of weeks. We then move on to learning the "sounds" that letters make as well as beginning to learn the names of letters. We follow the Read Write Inc scheme, and the children learn the sounds in this order:
These are the Set 1 Speed Sounds written with one letter:
m a s d t i n p g o c k u b f e l h r j v y w z x
These are the sounds written with two letters (your child will call these ‘special friends’):
sh th ch qu ng nk ck
Here are some songs we have been learning, you can practise them at home: