St John’sRC Primary School

Growing and learning together in the footsteps of Jesus.

Reception - Oak

Welcome to our Reception class page- Miss Simpkin



Welcome to our reception class page.  We love learning in reception and are really excited to start a new school year.  We enjoy doing lots of different things in our class these include painting, drawing, writing, number work, climbing on the climbing frame and riding our bikes.  We also love our music sessions with Sam once a week and our Spanish games with Mr Lucas. 


Miss Simpkin and Mrs Carey 


Tour of reception oak

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Reception Welcome Booklet 2020

The Coat Flip Trick - The Very Easy Way for Kids to Put Their Coats On

Quick, easy, effective and fun! The coat flip trick is the simplest and quickest way for kids to put their coats on. Bend down, flip up and zip up. What coul...

Story time with the reception staff. 

Mrs Joyce's Autumn read

There was an old lady who swallowed some leaves!

Miss Simpkin's cosy story

We hope you are all warm and cosy today.

Mrs Moran's Penguin Story

Penguin Pete's New Friends

Miss Ging's story

Creepy Crawly Calypso

Fantastic Fish

Fantastic Fish read by Miss Simpkin


Paddington Pop-Up London