A week in the life of Reception Class | Portsmouth High School

A week in the life of Reception Class

PHS Nursery School Day 8-30

Arrival at school

Beatrice walks happily into school with her sister at the beginning of another exciting and action-packed week...

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Assembly

Reception Class joins the whole Junior School for a time of reflection, learning and celebration...

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9-05

French lessons

A favourite lesson on a Monday morning is French with Mme Arthers from the Senior School ...

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9-35

Yoga sessions

Mindfulness and yoga allow the girls time to become reflective and calm learners during busy days...

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10-20

Reading

A love of books is nurtured from an early age and staff listen to children read regularly.

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11-25

Mathematics

Beatrice is a keen mathematician and regularly explores new concepts she has been taught in the morning sessions later in the day...

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11-55

Space to play…

Behind the safety of the school’s brick wall perimeter nestles a beautiful secret garden providing an inner city oasis for children’s play...

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Ballet

Reception Class ballet dance each week with a specialist ballet teacher...

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Music lessons

Music lessons with Mrs Hill, the Junior School’s Director of Music, take place weekly...

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2-45

Lunchtime

Each day Beatrice looks forward to the choice of hot meals at lunch which always includes a vegetarian option...

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Science lessons

The garden and outdoor classroom spaces provide Beatrice with an excellent backdrop for scientific exploration.

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PHS Nursery School Day 2-45

Computing

Beatrice’s favourite class is technology which takes place each week...

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PHS Nursery School Day 3-30

Home time

School ends at 3.30pm and both wraparound care and a wide variety of co-curricular clubs are available...

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