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Week beginning 12.12.17

This week Reception will be learning:


Counting objects with 1:1 correspondence up to 20.

Ordering numbers up to 20.

Counting back from 20.

Using 1 more/1 less than a given number. (What is one more than 5? 6?)



We will be reading ‘The Christmas story’ and focus on describing how and why people celebrate Christmas.

Writing a Christmas card focusing on the words ‘To’ and ‘From’.

Sequencing the Christmas story.

Continue to practise their full name (including surname) in pre – cursive writing.


To recap previous sounds: s, a, t, p, I, n, m, d, g, o, c, k, ck, b, h, f, ff, l, ll, ss, j, v, w, x, sh, ch, th, ng,

To begin next set of sounds: ai, ee, oo, oa

To read and write the high frequency words: the, to, I, no, go

To read tricky words:  he, she, we, me, be, was, my, you, her, they, all, are, will, with, my, for, too

To read the common words: mum, dad, from, not, help, and got, at, in, can, dog, cat, get, put, big, with, will, but