Reception - Pool Hayes Primary School

Headteacher: Mrs. K Vaughan
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Welcome to the class area for Reception - to enlarge the curriculum leaflet below please click on the vertical slider and drag the page around to view each area.

Class Teacher: Miss Rathbone and Mrs Footman
Teaching assistants: Miss Cooper and Miss Coyne

The Early Years Curriculum is based on learning through exploration and play. There are a number of ways you can help your child to learn and make progress;
-Always be on time
-Good attendance
-Supporting your child to read at home
-View the weekly phonics videos, which will be sent out on Class Dojo.
-Point out numbers and letters in the environment
-Count at every opportunity
-Talk to your child about the world around them
-Ask your child what he/she has been doing in school
Here at Pool Hayes Primary we believe parents/carers play a vital role in their child’s education. We will support your efforts at home and provide opportunities for you to engage in your child’s education in school .
We are very excited to for our new adventure this year, the amazing memories, learning and growing we will do.  We use Class Dojo to share important information about the school and learning taking place in class. If you have any questions or queries please use Class Dojo to send us a message!

Please see our summer timetable below:
You can download our long-term curriculum plan here.

The letter sounds based on Read Write Inc. are brilliant to practice with your child and significantly helps them with their recall. The videos are on YouTube and can be accessed by clicking the link below:

For counting and maths resources the Topmarks maths activities are an excellent resource:

For all-year-round topic resources the Cbeebies website provides quality, interactive activities:

To access ActiveLearn and help your child complete their homework and reading activities please click the logo opposite. The login details for your child are located in their PHP reading record. On initial login all allocated e-books, activities and interactive resources are available from the 'my stuff' area of your child's account.

  • Helping your child with learning Literacy skills at home
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Access Class Dojo by clicking on this link:

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