This week - Reminder don't forget to book your parent lunch by Wednesday 23rd May. - also - Yr 4 have their trip to Butser Farm on Thursday 18th May.
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What my child will be learning this year

Reception Learning Overview 2022-2023


Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2


Creative Learning Project Title

Do you want to be friends?

Why do squirrels hide their nuts?

What happens when I fall asleep?

Will you read me a story?

Do cows drink milk?

Are we there yet?

Creative Learning Project Focus


Rules and routines

Plants and Animals

Seasonal changes


The solar system

Nocturnal animals

People that help us


Traditional Stories

Foods and farm animals

Travel and Transport

Books the children will experience

Guess How Much I Love You?

Same But Different Too

Handa’s Surprise

Little Red Riding Hood


Goldilocks and The Three Bears

The Gruffalo

Owl Babies

On The Way Home


Goodnight Moon

Night Monkey, Day Monkey

Whatever Next

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

The Elves and The Shoemaker

Rosie’s Walk

Come On Daisy

The Gingerbread Man

Farmer Duck

  Mrs Armitage On Wheels

Mr Gumpy’s Outing

The Three Little Pigs


All of the learning experiences relating to the different areas of the Early Years Development Matters curriculum are mapped to the children's needs and interests. The Cornerstone curriculum offers ideas for staff to consider but the basis is always the children's interests and the next steps in their learning.

Reception Class also work on units from the RE Locally Agreed Syllabus


What makes something special?

Why do we have celebrations?

Who am I and where do I belong?

What can we learn from stories?

What makes our world wonderful?

What makes a place special?


Gross motor skills and balance spatial awareness


Movement skills

Ball skills





Team games




External Trips


Local walk



Bockett’s Farm




Scopay School Shop