Reception H and B 2020 - 2021

Miss Hodson

Year 1

Ms Brown

Welcome to Reception

Class Teachers - Miss Hodson & Miss Brown

Teaching Assistants - Miss Toya & Mrs Akintunde

 Outreach TA - Mrs Cavanagh

Our topic question is -

  Isn't it Great to Cebrate? 

As a Historian, I can:

Discuss the celebrations I remember and learn about celebrations that happened before I was born. I will:

  • Remember and talk about significant events in my own experience
  • Recognise and describe special times or events for family or friends.
  • Talk about past and present events in my own life and in the lives of family members.


As a Geographer, I can:

Learn about celebrations from different parts of the world. I will:

  • Comment and asks questions about aspects of my familiar world such as the place where I live or the natural world.
  • Talk about the features of my own immediate environment and how environments might vary from one another
  • Know about similarities and differences between themselves and others, and among families, communities and traditions.


As an Artist/Designer I can:

Express myself in various ways. I will:

  • sing songs, make music and dance
  • Create simple representations of events, people and objects.
  •  Represent my own ideas, thoughts and feelings through design and technology, art, music, dance, role play and stories.


As a Scientist, I can:

Celebrate the seasons changing from Autumn to Winter. I will:

  • Look closely at similarities, differences, patterns and change
  • Talk about some of the things I have observed such as plants, animals, natural and found objects.
  • Talk about why things happen and how things work

 Subject specific vocabulary:

  • Halloween
  • Bonfire Night
  • Diwali
  • Remeberence Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Hanukkah 
  • Christmas
  • Eid
  • Chinese New Year
  • Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter









Files to Download

Reception H and B: News items

Anti-Bullying Week, by Mrs Waddell

Reception H and B: Blog items

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Reception H and B: Display work items

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Reception H and B: Events items

Bauble Workshop, by Miss Robinson

Glow in the dark dance, by Miss Robinson

Freddie Fit at Christmas, by Miss Robinson

Contact us

Crosslee Primary School

Crosslee Road


Manchester, M9 6TG

0161 795 8493