Welcome to Reception

Welcome to Reception !!
Please scroll down below to see links and information which we hope you will find useful to help your child make a smooth and happy transition into school in September and beyond!
Teaching Team:
Class Teachers: Mrs Clarke (Mon - Wed) / Mrs Unwin (Thurs - Fri)
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Warne / Mrs Kingman / Mrs Mullholland / Miss Runham / Mrs Murray (HLTA)
EYFS Curriculum
For information on the EYFS Curriculum and School Policies, please click here
Current Topics and Activities
Please click here to view our current 'Topic Overview' and examples of activities and what we have been learning so far this year. 
Information for Children
Please find below two videos for the new Reception children, made for them by pupils at Great and Little Shelford School. 
Welcome to Reception
From the Reception 2019 children to the Reception 2020 children.
What do you like about Reception? What are your favourite activities? What do you think the new Reception children might like to do? 
A Day in the Life of Reception
by Shelford School Pupils, Summer 2017
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NEW! Paper Plate Faces!
In order to brighten up our classroom and make it welcoming to all of the children, they are encouraged to make a paper plate 'self-portrait' to bring in to display on the wall! Watch Mrs Unwin's demonstration here ...
Story time
Please scroll down below for some stories to listen to with your child.
Information for Parents
Phonics
Please find below links to documents which have been shared via our Reception Pack or during our Parents' Presentations.
School Uniform.
Please click here to go to our Parents Page on school uniform.
New Parents Presentation June 2020
Please click below to view the powerpoint presentations shared at our Virtual Parents' Presentation on 25th June and a welcome video from  our Chair of Governors, Peter Ede. 
PLEASE NOTE: Both presentations have audio attached to each slide, so please make sure that when downloaded you have your sound enabled in order to hear the full content.
Getting Ready for School
Please find below a series of  resources which you may find useful to look at when preparing your child for school. You may also find the following website useful to look at.
Activities to practise at home
Ideas of activities to practise at home over the summer can be found below.