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Academy Primary School

Pride, Respect, Achieve, Perform, Succeed

Reception: Mrs Taylor & Mrs Khan

Welcome to Reception

Pupils in the Reception class follow the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum. 

Your child will be learning skills, acquiring new knowledge and demonstrating their understanding through 7 areas of learning and development. These are:

Prime Areas 


  Communication and Language 

Physical Development 

Personal, Social and Emotional Development 


These prime areas are those most essential for your child's healthy development and future learning. As children grow, the prime areas will help them to develop in 4 specific areas. 


Specific Areas




Understanding the World

Expressive Arts and Design


Children in the EYFS learn by playing and exploring, being active, and through creative and critical thinking which takes place both indoor and outside. 

Reception Long Term Planning 2021 - 22.

In Reception we use the White Rose Maths small steps mastery based learning approach. Pupils are introduced to maths concepts through whole class teaching, before moving on to teacher-led and pupil-led tasks within our indoor and outdoor provision.

Superworm - Wellie walk.

Don't forget to check Tapestry to see your child's personal learning journey.