Willow Teacher: Miss Nicholas
Willow Teaching Assistant: Mrs Burgess, Mrs Wright and Mrs Johnson
Willow Class is an Early Years Foundation Stage (Reception) class.
Week 1 News & Books – share news, writing our news
give out books
3d shape- to recognise 3d shapes and their properties.
Week 2 - Focus story - Kitchen disco- Writing lists, sequencing using time language and descriptive writing.
To know and recognise numbers 1-20 in a random order. Counting amounts up to 20.
Fruit tasting- senses and fruit salad making. Fruit painting. Invite making and writing.
Physical Development - Limbo dancing
Week 3 Focus story - The Hungry Caterpillar.
Numbers 1-20 1 more / 1 less up to 20. Days of the week.
Ordering of foods./ sequencing.
Life cycle of a caterpillar.
Simple, sentences writing.
Week 4 Focus story - The Hungry Caterpillar
Book review writing
Adding up to 20
Lycle cycle of a caterpillar.
Butterfly painting - symmetry
Week 5 Focus - Dinosaurs stories.
Subtraction up to 20
Identifying types of dinosaurs
Week 6 - Focus story - Dear Zoo
Doubling simple numbers up to 10.
Week 7 - Focus story - Dear Zoo (Trip)
Fact writing and descriptive writing about animals.
Collage of animals.
Animal patterns and prints.
Week 8 / - Focus Story - The Three Pigs
Story structure Speech bubbles
Character description writing.
Material investigation .
Positional language - mathematics
Week 9- Focus Story - The Three Pigs
Re writing the story.
Adding and subtracting
Week 10-The Rainbow Fish - TBC
Week 11- assessment week
Week 12 - Reflection on my time in reception.