Gilthill Primary School, Gilt Hill, Kimberley, Nottinghamshire, NG16 2GZ. 0115 9190611. 'We aim to inspire today's children to embrace tomorrow's challenges.'

Gilthill Primary School



Welcome to the Reception Class


The children in Reception follow the Curriculum Guidance for the Early Years Foundation Stage – this is separate from the National Curriculum. 

Click below to find plans for Year R

The learning environment in the Foundation Stage gives the children opportunities to help them develop socially, emotionally, physically, morally and intellectually. In the Foundation Stage we promote active learning, through play, in seven areas of development:-

Communication and Language

Communication and Language 1
Communication and Language 2

Personal, Social and Emotional Development

Personal, Social and Emotional Development 1
Personal, Social and Emotional Development 2

Physical Development

Physical Development 1
Physical Development 2


Literacy 1
Literacy 2


Numeracy 1
Numeracy 2

Understanding the world

Understanding the world 1
Understanding the world 2

Creative Development

Creative Development 1
Creative Development 2