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Dynamic Dynamos

Welcome to Reception’s home page!


This half term our topic is helping hands. We will be getting to know each other and the school rules and routines this half term. We will learn about similarities and differences between people and how we are all unique. We will also be learning about people who help us in our community and the different roles they have. We will be working really hard on our independence skills and how to tackle a challenge with confidence.


We will record the children’s achievements on tapestry. If you have not already activated your account please do so or speak to a member of the team for support with this.

Please sign up to Class Dojo as this is a great way to communicate with the class teacher.

We will put lots of  pictures and videos on of what the children are doing in school. This is also where you can share pictures of things are you doing at home. We have emailed a link to all parents. please check your inbox and spam. Thank you.

Read Write Inc

To support your child with the phonics knowledge we will be sending home reading books. Please ensure you are reading with them every day at home and return their reading books every Friday to be changed in school.

Here is the link to the Read Write Inc website for more information:


Click here for this terms curriculum overview.


If you have any queries you can also contact Miss Croft by email:




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