St Gregory & St Patrick's

Reception Home Learning 

Reception learning is all about hands on, fun and practical activities, please try to make learning at home as enjoyable as possible, we have gathered lots of ideas for practical games you can play at home to support maths and reading. 


Curriculum plans:

RE, ICT,Music, art and Design, Phunky Foods, Science 


In Reception we are working on Phase 2 and lots of children are moving onto Phase 3, for this we teach several sounds each week: please use the ideas below to help your child learn to recognise, write and use the sounds. 

s a t p i n 

 m d g o c k

 e u r h b f l 

j v w x y z 

ch sh th ng

This page is to support learning at home if your child is absent from school for a long period of time. Please click on each area of learning for our weekly plans, if you are unsure of anything at all please get in touch with your class teacher via learning Book.


Please complete the homework set for the week your child is absent


This term we are sending home spellings:

If your child is currently working in Phase 2 they need to complete set 1 spellings

If they are working on Phase 3 they need to complete set 2 spellings

Below are some links for some number games to play at home with lots of questions to ask your child to support their understanding.

 dice 2019.pdfDownload
 Number Talks 3.pdfDownload
 Pattern Making 2019.pdfDownload
 Show me 2019.pdfDownload
 The Box Game 2019 B.pdfDownload
 Wrapping Presents 2019.pdfDownload
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Download the activities below to support your child's phonics learning

 HL1 Ph2Wk2MR.pdfDownload
 I Spy and Read Activity - Phase 2 Set 1.pdfDownload
 I Spy and Read Activity - Phase 2 Set 2.pdfDownload
 I Spy and Read Activity - Phase 2 Set 3.pdfDownload
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 Segment and Blend.pptxDownload
 Segment the word for each picture.pptxDownload
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Some useful websites for Reception Home Learning 


Please share the selected online book for your week of learning and complete the daily activities linked to that book 


Please complete the tasks planned for your week.

During Autumn term 2 we are focusing on saying 1 more and 1 less than a given number. we are also  focusing on time related language when ordering events of the day. Next/then/after/first.

Look below for some Number activity inspiration 

Please find below a few ideas or phonics at home, you can carry out all of these activities with each letter we focus on in Phase 2 

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