Bridge Hall Primary School Where Every Child Matters and Every Day Counts


Welcome to the Reception Class Page 


My name is Mrs Allaby and I am the Reception Class teacher, Miss Lloyd is the full time teaching assistant. Currently we have 17 wonderful reception children in Reception. I hope that this page tells you a little more about what its is like to be a pupil in Reception at Bridge Hall. Please call the school office to book a tour of our environment, we would love to meet you and your child.  


In Reception at Bridge Hall the children have a wonderful time, we want all children to be safe, comfortable and happy in school and this is our main priority.


We are very lucky to have a large, bright and newly built classroom with a a joining outdoor area for the children to learn in. Over the last year we have had huge investment in the early year classroom resources and are very proud of the opportunities our children are given. 

Our school also has a large field, adventure playground, chicken enclosure, forest school area and playground that we explore regularly.


At present we take part in Forest school sessions once a week, where we make dens, create woodland crafts, use tools, build fires and toast marshmallows. These sessions are a wonderful opportunity for the children to experience the outdoor


Each day the children take part in engaging and fun literacy, number and phonics sessions, these are teacher led interactive activities that give the children the important skills they need to be ready for year one. The children enjoy these more formal learning time and are proud of what they can achieve. 


Home schooling and online resources/activities

Please keep an eye on the class twitter page for activities and links. 


The Government have brought together an initial list of online educational resources to help children to learn at home.

These websites have been identified by some of the country’s leading educational experts and offer a wide range of support and resources for pupils of all ages.


The list includes subject-specific resources for:


They are currently being offered for free.

For an overview of the learning in reception at Bridge Hall primary School , please click on the link below.


You can keep up with Reception Class  by following us on twitter.