Early Years Foundation 2019 - 2020

Mrs Hunter

Reception Class Teacher and SENDCo


Welcome to Reception Class

Our EYFS school curriculum.

The curriculum is made up of 3 Prime Areas and 4 Specific Areas of learning. All areas are important and inter-connected and centre around the individual needs of each Unique Child.

You can download the curriculum for your child’s class below.

The 3 Prime Areas

Communication and Language – Listening and attention, Understanding, Speaking

Physical Development – Moving and Handling, Health and Self Care

Personal, Social and Emotional Development – Making Relationships, Self Confidence and Self Awareness, Managing feelings and Behaviour


The 4 Specific Areas

Literacy – Reading and Writing

Mathematics – Numbers, Shape, Space and Measure

Understanding the World – People and Communities, The World, Technology

Expressive arts and design – Exploring and using media and materials, Being imaginative.


There is no specific Reading Scheme used in Early Years and KS1. Children select from a range of schemes including Oxford Reading Tree, Rigby Rockets, Songbird Phonics, Dandelion and Project X.

The Phonics Scheme delivered in school is mainly Letters and Sounds, supplemented by Jolly Phonics materials.

This academic year our topics will be:  


Marvellous Me.

Mermaids and Pirates.

Autumn Days.

Let's Celebrate!



A Winter's tale.

Chillin' Out!

Let's go on a journey.



Creepy Crawlies.



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St Andrew's C.E. Primary School
Crescent Avenue,
Over Hulton,
Tel: 01204 332606

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