Dunholme St Chad's Church Of England Primary School

Creating a community with open hearts and open minds

Ryland Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2 3NE



Welcome to Reception 2021-22

Mrs Ashall                             Mrs Holland                      Mrs Tomb                            Miss Burnett                    Mrs Smith                            Miss Solely

Meet the Reception Team 

Mrs Tracy Tomb teaches Monday-Wednesday 

Mrs Hannah Holland teaches Wednesday -Friday

Mrs Gillian Ashall is our Teaching Assistant Monday-Friday 

Miss Verity Burnett is our 1:1 Teaching Assistant Monday-Friday

Mrs Katie Smith is a Trainee Teaching Student with us Monday-Thursday 


* Click here to see a welcome video with Mrs Ruff and your new teachers! *

Come inside and have a look around!

If you would like to contact our team please email tracy.tomb@dunholme.lincs.sch.uk or shani.bell@dunholme.lincs.sch.uk 

Reception Documents and Resources


Read Write Inc Sound Sheets Set 1 (click below)

m a s d t i n p g o c k u b f e l h sh r j v y w th z ch qu x ng nk

(Sounds learnt so far - all Set 1 sounds and Set 2 ...)

ay ee

The Phonics Song Link

Maths - Same, Different & Sorting 

Maths - Comparing Size & Quantity

Maths - Pattern

Maths - 1,2,3

Maths - 4,5 (Light & Dark)

Maths - 0-5 (Alive in 5)

Watch Numberblocks (listed below)

[One, Another One, Two, Three, One Two Three, Four, Three Little Pigs,

Five, Stampolines, Off We Go, How to Count, The Whole of Me, The Terrible Twos, Holes, Hide & Seek, Zero, Once Upon a Time, Blockzilla]

Counting Backwards from 5 Songs

5 Little Ducks

5 Currant Buns



Preparing for School


Learning and development covers the 7 key areas of learning within the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), which are:
  • personal, social and emotional development.
  • communication and language.
  • physical development.
  • literacy.
  • mathematics.
  • understanding the world.
  • expressive arts and design.

*The 7 Areas of Learning - Activity Ideas*

Knowledge Organisers