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Christ Church, CEP Academy, Brockman Road, Folkestone, Kent


An introduction to Reception...

  • By the end of Reception most children will have achieved some or all of the ELG’s (Early Learning Goals). 
  • Children who are still working towards achieving the ELG’s will continue to work on these during Year 1.
  • Parents/Carers will be updated at regular intervals throughout the year on their child’s progress. 
  • Parents/Carers will receive an end of year report in the Summer term celebrating their child’s progress and achievement. ‚Äč

A Typical Day in Reception...

  • Within the classroom you can expect to see children participating in a variety of child initiated and teacher led sessions. 
  • Your child's class teacher and TA’s will be observing the children and documenting their achievements. 
  • At different points throughout the day your child will work directly with class teachers or TAs in a small group activity or whole class activity. 

How can I support my Child...

  • Talk with your child
  • Read with your child
  • Practise sounds and high frequency words 
  • Sing counting rhymes and songs.
  • Help your child to become independent with dressing/undressing  and going to the toilet.
  • Help your child to recognise their own clothes, coat, bag and belongings.
  • Give lots of praise!
  • Don’t rush your child through their learning.
  • Use the correct vocabulary.
  • Attend workshops to support your child’s learning.
  • Practise using a knife and fork.




29th Mar 2023
The children participated in a day of discussion and art during World Views day.  The...
27th Mar 2023
The wheels on the bus

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Mrs Ledbrooke
Mrs Ledbrooke

Year R Teacher

Miss Turrell
Miss Turrell

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Atkins
Mrs Atkins


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