Welcome to the Reception class page.
We have had a fabulous start to the school year.
This week we have begun to learn some letter sounds. (m, a, s, d, t) You can practice these at home too.
Please watch the parent videos on the Ruth Miskin Home Reading Website
- How to say the sounds
- Sound blending
Click the icon in the top-right hand corner of the film to see the playlist.
This week we have met Fred.
He helps us with our phonics.
Speaking like Fred helps children to understand that words are made up of sounds. You can use Fred Talk at home to help children practise blending sounds together.
Repeat with: b-a-k, t-u-m, l-e-g, h-a-n-d, f-u-t, n-ee, r-u-n, s-k-i-p, h-o-p, s-t-o-p
Fred I spy
Repeat with: b-l-oo, g-r-ee-n, b-l-a-k, b-r-ow-n
Helping with the shopping/cooking
Milk m-i-l-k, juice -j-oo-s; cream c-r-ee-m; eggs e-g-s; corn c-or-n; grape g-r-ay-p; pear p-air; peas p-ee-z; leek l-ee-k, h-a–m,
Scarf s-c-ar-f; hat h-a-t; coat c-ow-t; socks s-o-c-s; shorts sh-or-t-s; dress d-r-e-ss; skirt s-k-ir-t, vest v-e-s-t
Use Fred Talk for single syllabic words at the end of sentences throughout the day.
E.g. It is time for l-u-n-ch...lunch, come and sit on the ch-air...chair, time for b-e-d, bed.
Our first topics are matching and sorting. the White Rose website will provide home learning lessons.