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Danesholme Infant Academy

Reception - EYFS

Welcome to Reception!

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Read Write Inc and Kinetic Letters

We currently use RWI to teach children letter formation.  For useful information on how we use RWI and Kinetic Letters in school, and help on how you can support your child at home with this, please see our For Everyone section in the menu on the right.

For parent information on how we teach phonics at DIA, please click here.

Below are some websites they have put together to support the curriculum, and make learning at home fun for you and your child: 


Tapestry logoWe celebrate your child's achievements in school via Tapestry, please feel free to celebrate what they are doing at home with us.




Oxford OwlPhonics Play 
Focussing on phase 2 and 3 activities

Oxford Owl


Cbeebies Bed Time Stories


White Rose

Top Marks


Music Express Magazine KS1& Early Years

The music show video lessons 1 – 6 are good for KS1 and Early Years.

Children DancingMusic with Lindsey

Youtube link to sing along for early years, it also includes some interactive percussion work.

Nursery rhymes

Great versions of classic nursery rhymes for younger learners (Reception/year 1)