Kerr Mackie Primary School

Reception

Welcome to Reception! 

In Reception, we have two classes Willow Class and Elm Class.

Our Reception Class teachers are Miss Pickering (Willow Class) and Miss Lonsdale (Elm Class)

Our Teaching assistants are Mrs Mahmood and Miss Thompson

 

Class Routine

8:45 – 9:00am - School doors open to welcome children

9:00 – 9:30am – Adult led reading groups

(Whilst some groups are reading with an adult the other children access the provision. This is an opportunity for children to greet each other, build their relationships with each other, and develop their communication skills)

9:30am – Whole class carpet input

(This is focused around either Literacy or topic.)

9:50am – Continuous provision

(Balance of focused, child initiated and independent activities within the indoor and outdoor environment. May also include adult led small group activities)

11:10am – Whole class carpet input

(This is focused on either Maths, Music and Rhyme, or developing social skills)

11:30pmLunchtime

12:45pm – Wake-up shake-up

12:50pm – Phonics session

13:20pm - Continuous provision

(Balance of focused, child initiated and independent activities within the indoor and outdoor environment. May also include adult led small group activities)

2:50pm – Shared story time/ Song focus/ PSED/ Celebration of independent learning

3:10pmHome time

Key information

  • PE will take place on a Tuesday.
  • Drop off time is between 8:45am – 9:00am. Pick-up time is between 3:10pm – 3:30pm. Please drop off and collect your child from the side gate to the Reception. classroom. (If you arrive to school after 9:00am, you will need to sign in at the school office. Any children not collected by 3:30pm will need to be collected from the after-school club)
  • Please ensure your child has a spare set of clothes, waterproofs and wellies, PE kit, bookbag and water bottle in school everyday.

 

Reception News

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 Autumn 2 curriculum newsletter.pdfDownload
 Curriculum Newsletter Reception Autumn 1.pdfDownload
 Reception - Woodland Animals.pdfDownload
 Reception timetable.pdfDownload
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To apply for a place in one of our Reception Classes, please click here.