Welcome to Reception

Please click on the image below to watch a video of our Reception teachers introducing themselves.

Weekly Blended Home Learning

Monday 30th November

All 'Home-Learning' resources for Reception will now be placed on our online learning hub, dB Primary. Your child has been given login details for this website and the logo below will take you straight to the login page. On dB Primary, your child can access a 'Reception' page where it will detail the tasks that your child should complete at home as well as the opportunity for children to upload the work that they complete. It contains all the documents that your child might need to complete the work. If you have any problems with accessing dB primary, please email us at enquiry@newoscott.bham.sch.uk

Monday 23rd November - Weekly Plan

Monday 16th November - Weekly Plan

Monday 9th November - Weekly Plan

Monday 2nd November - Weekly Plan

Monday 19th October - Weekly Plan

Monday 12th October - Weekly Plan

Monday 5th OctoberWeekly Plan

Monday 28th SeptemberWeekly Plan

Are you missing taking part in competitive sport and competitions? Don’t worry! We have entered into the Birmingham Virtual School Games thanks to our partnership with Wilson Stuart Active Society. You can represent New Oscott Primary School in a range of activities covering different sports.

There are new activities to take part in each week with prizes to be won if you are one of the highest placed athletes in Birmingham.  

To sign up visit https://www.sgochallenge.com/ and use the code WILSON. Remember to send pictures/videos in to your teachers… we would love to see how you are getting on! Good luck!

Parent’s Guide to Promoting Early Learning  and Development at Home (0 - 5 years)
Supporting Families During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Family booklet

Please find attached a letter about online daily phonics lessons beginning on Monday 27th April. The lessons are specially for Reception and Year 1 pupils and have been put together by our local English Hub school, Little Sutton Primary in Sutton Coldfield. There are separate lessons for Reception  and Year 1 pupils.

Letters and Sounds at home


Phase 2 and 3 sounds - Powerpoint

These are the sounds children are familiar with.


Children should be able to blend to read all these words. 
Children need to learn to read these words by sight. They will not able to blend them. 

Other useful websites 

Free learning packs
Classroom Secrets

Interactive books and reading activities to share with your child at home.
Oxford Owl

Lots of activities with the familiar character Spot.
Fun with Spot

A variety of games to support all areas of the curriculum.
ICT Games

A variety of free phonics games.
Phonics Play

A variety of games to support all areas of the curriculum.

Lots of games and stories, often recognised by children from their favourite programmes.
BBC - CBeebies

A variety of games to support all areas of the curriculum.

Lots of great songs and stories with videos.
Learn English Kids - British Council

 Literacy website supporting reading and grammar.

Roy the Zebra

If you have any queries related to the any of the work set, or would like to email any work or photos of your work please email the below link and your class teacher will reply to you as soon as possible.


Reception had a great time watching 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt' at the theatre.

Please take a look at our Learning Environment by clicking the link below:

Learning Environment