Early Years

Curriculum Coverage Documents

Old Park Primary School EYFS Long Term Progression Plan This outlines the progression from Nursery to Reception and how we prepare the children for Year 1, ensuring ‘School Readiness’.

RWI Parent Booklet  – Please go to the Phonics page under ‘Curriculum Coverage’ for detailed information.

We follow the national guidance documents below to help us plan our Early years curriculum, based on child development.

Development Matters

Birth to 5

EYFS Statutory Curriculum


EYFS at Old Park - Why, How and What?

EYFS at Old Park – Why, How and So What?

 Please click below for a copy of the Parent Information Booklets.

EYFS Policy Updated July 2023

Welcome Letter – Reception June 2023

Reception Transition Sheet 2023 for parents 23 24 Revised Final

Read Write Inc. guide for parents


We use Tapestry to collect observations, photos and videos of all the children’s achievements. Please create an account and log in to see your child’s learning journey.

Here are some useful resources to support Phonics and Letter Formation.


Upper and Lower Case Letters


RWI Set 1 sound mat

RWI Set 2 & 3 sound mat

Here is a sheet showing the correct number formation and rhymes to help the children learn how to write numbers.

Number Formation Tracing Strips

Number Formation Rhymes