Reception

Reception Overview 2021-2022

  Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Topic Families Bears Our Wildest Imagination Traditional Tales Changes Living Things

Literacy circle
Texts week 1 & 2

Transition Can't You Sleep, Little Bear Whatever Next Billy Goats Gruff (WK 1) Oliver's Vegetables Christopher's Caterpillar
Literacy circle
Texts week 3 & 4
Five Minutes Peace Polar Bear, Polar Bear What Do you Hear How To Catch a Star Hansel and Gretel (WK 2) Eddie's Garden The Tiny Seed
Literacy circle
Texts week 5 & 6
Bog Baby Mog's Christmas Calamity How To Grow a Dinosaur Little Red Riding Hood (WK 3 & 4) Little Red Hen Transition Work
Literacy circle
Texts week 7 & 8
Monkey Puzzle Winter Poems   There's No Dragon In This Story (WK 5 & 6)    
Maths Texts Albert Is Not Scared By Eleanor May Make A Wish, Albert
Kitten Castle
How Many Seens In A Pumpkin
Handa's Surprise
Balancing Act
The Shopping Basket
What's The Time, Mr Wolf
Mr Willy-Nilly and Zoey's Dream Ten Monkey Jamboree
Double Ducks
Give Me Half
UW Texts Day Monkey, Night Monkey
Guess How Much I Love You in the Autumn
The Storm Whale In Winter
Big Blue Whale
      Things With Wings
Fantastic Fish
EAD Texts   The Mixed Up Chameleon The Something
Toys In Space
     
Hook & Awe
  • Cave/dark den
  • Den building
  • Shadow puppets
  • Guest speaker linked to Diwali
  • New library

  • Cave
  • Animal Habitats (field)
  • Weather welly walk
  • New library

 

 

  • Star Gazing (planetarium)
  • Rocket ship roleplay
  • New library

 

 

 

  • Teacher drama session
  • Church linked to the Easter story
  • Hansel and Gretel gingerbread house
  • New library
  • Caterlink cooking session
  • Cook it sessions
  • Foods from around the world tea party
  • Pizza shop roleplay
  • New library
  • Safari park
  • Mosque visit linked to Eid
  • Hens
  • Jungle explorer's roleplay
  • New library



Parental involvement

Key worker meetings
Bilingual story time

Star, play and learn
Phonics
Bilingual story time

Star, play and learn
Maths
Bilingual story time
Star, play and learn
Bilingual story time
Foods from around the world tea party Star, play and learn UW
Safari park
Themed Days Our Families Nature Detective Day Space Party/Astronaut day Traditional Tales Day Breads from around the world tea party Mini beast hunt day
DLC
  • Phonics
  • Guided Reading
  • Maths
  • P4C (link with half term topic)
  • Phonics
  • Guided Reading
  • Maths
  • P4C (link with half term topic)
  • Phonics
  • Guided Reading
  • Maths
  • P4C (link with half term topic)
  • Phonics
  • Guided Reading
  • Maths
  • P4C (link with half term topic)
  • Phonics
  • Guided Reading
  • Maths
  • P4C (link with half term topic)
  • Phonics
  • Guided Reading
  • Maths
  • P4C (link with half term topic)

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Heald Place Primary School

About Us

Heald Place is a very successful primary school situated roughly 2 miles from the centre of Manchester. It serves a rich and diverse community. At its heart are vibrant local businesses with the universities, Manchester Museum, and the Whitworth Art Gallery all within walking distance of the school.

Contact Us

Heald Place, Rusholme, Manchester, M14 7PN

School Reception

0161 224 7079

Email

admin@healdplace.manchester.sch.uk

SEND Lead

Mr T Denton

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