New Ash Green school reception

Reception learning from home

How to add an observation to your child’s Tapestry Journal

Year R – Moving on to Year 1

Over the next two weeks we would like you to complete some activities to share with your new teacher. This will help your teacher get to know you before September.

You could complete the activities and email them via
Please put your name and new teacher in the subject bar.

Or you could take photographs of the activities and email the photographs.

Or you could put the activities in an envelope and hand them in to the office before the end of term 6.

Activity number 1

DOCUMENT 1 Spreading My Wings from Reception to Year 1


Activity number 2

DOCUMENT 2 All about me


Activity number 3

DOCUMENT 3 Things that make me happy

As well as the activities above, please continue to use Mini Mash. You can save anything you are particularly proud of into one of the trays. (Click ‘save’ and choose a tray)

During the summer holiday, it would be wonderful if you could continue to encourage your child to read regularly.

Reading is so important and reading a little (or a lot!) and often makes a huge difference.

As well as books from home, you could use:

Oxford Owls for Home

Libraries are starting to re-open from 13th July. A new ‘select and collect’ service will temporarily replace bookshelf browsing. Gravesend and Dartford libraries are among the 12 re-opening on this date.

The Summer Reading Challenge

See if you can take part in the 2020 Summer Reading Challenge.

Get rewards, play games and earn badges as you discover awesome books to read this summer.

My Active Rainbow Challenge

You could take part in ‘My Active Rainbow Challenge.’ You can even win medals!

There is more information under the ‘Active’ section which is near the bottom of the Learning at Home tab on the school website.

Look at the Active tab on the Learning at Home webpage for more information about ‘The Active Challenge’