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Early Years Foundation Stage 2018 - 2019

 Miss Cheetham & Mrs Gray

 

Summer Term

 

Newsletter Week Ending 24 May 2019

We all really enjoyed our trip to the farm this week. The children had a fantastic time, and we were very pleased with their behaviour and how they listened when different people were talking to them. The children have done some writing to tell you all about the day – keep a look out for the post next week!

In maths this week, the children have been doubling numbers. In RE day on Thursday, we found out about what it is like inside a mosque.

 

From Monday 3rd June 2019

 

Friday 7th June is World Music Day. Children can come to school dressed as their favourite singer, and will take part in lots of musical activities during the day.

 

EYFS will be making musical instruments on World Music Day, if you have any yoghurt pots, boxes etc that we can use, please send them into school.

 

After half term, our new topic will be minibeasts. If your child has any books about minibeasts that they would like us to read to their friends, please send them into school.

 

Your child has brought home their PE kits today. Please would you check over the holidays that their pumps still fit them. Also that the girls have a spare t-shirt to put on when they are wearing a summer dress.

 

Diary Dates:

Friday 24th May – Tuck Shop

Friday 7th June – World Music Day – children can come to school dressed as their favourite singer

10th/11th June – Sponsored Space Hop

Thursday 27th June 2.15pm - Teddy Bears Picnic – Parents welcome to attend

Monday 1st July 1.30pm – EYFS Sports Day

Thursday 4th July – The Creepy Crawly show

Friday 5th July 3.45pm – PTA Summer Fair

 

A reminder that school closes today for half term and will reopen on Monday 3rd June at 8.45am.

Enjoy the holiday

The Reception Staff

                                        

Newsletter Week Ending 17 May 2019

This week the children have been using cubes to balance an object on the scales in maths. We have found out lots of facts about farm animals before our visit to Smithills Farm, and have also written What am I? clues to try and trick our friends.

 

From Monday 20th May 2019

 

For the trip on Monday

Children can wear their own clothes – jeans, leggings, trainers etc but MUST wear their school sweatshirt or cardigan.

Children will need to bring their own packed lunch – including a carton drink – and special treats!! Please send lunch in a NAMED carrier bag.

Children will need to bring a waterproof coat – just in case it rains on the day!

Children will not need any money to spend on the day.

If your child is travel sick – please give them a tablet before we set off in the morning, and give a spare one to the teacher for the return journey.

Lots of children have brought their Learning Logs back to school with their amazing work on dinosaurs. Please can all books be returned to school by Friday 24th May.

 

The PTA will hold a tuck shop on Friday 24th May. Children can buy a drink and snack for £1.

 

A reminder that school finishes on Friday 24th May at 3.30pm and reopens after half term on Monday 3rd June at 8.45am.

Diary Dates:

Monday 20th May – Trip to Smithills Farm

Friday 24th May – Tuck Shop

Friday 7th June – World Music Day – children can come to school dressed as their favourite singer

10th/11th June – Sponsored Space Hop

Thursday 27th June 2.15pm - Teddy Bears Picnic – Parents welcome to attend

Monday 1st July 1.30pm – EYFS Sports Day

Friday 5th July 3.45pm – PTA Summer Fair

Enjoy the weekend

 The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 10 May 2019

On our Welly Walk this week, we collected leaves and twigs. The children then made a den for a dinosaur – making sure that the den was tall enough and strong enough to fit their dinosaur inside. The children have also been making boats and testing them to see whether they floated or sank. In Maths, the children have weighed objects and found out which are heaviest and lightest.

 

From Monday 13th May 2019

Our trip to Smithills farm takes place on Monday 20th May. The coach will leave at 9.15am approx., and we aim to be back by 3.30pm.

For the trip:

Children can wear their own clothes – jeans, leggings, trainers etc but MUST wear their school sweatshirt or cardigan.

Children will need to bring their own packed lunch – including a carton drink – and special treats!! Please send lunch in a NAMED carrier bag.

Children will need to bring a waterproof coat – just in case it rains on the day!

Children will not need any money to spend on the day.

If your child is travel sick – please give them a tablet before we set off in the morning, and give a spare one to the teacher for the return journey.

Diary Dates:

Friday 17th May – PTA Break the Rules Day – children can wear own footwear/ nail varnish / have mad hair / have juice in their water bottles. The fine is £1 for doing one or all of these.

(School uniform must still be worn)

         Monday 20th May – Trip to Smithills Farm

Friday 24th May – Tuck Shop

10th/11th June – Sponsored Space Hop

Thursday 27th June 2.15pm - Teddy Bears Picnic – Parents welcome to attend

Monday 1st July 1.30pm – EYFS Sports Day

Friday 5th July 3.45pm – PTA Summer Fair

 

Enjoy the weekend

 The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 3 May 2019

This week the children have written their own dinosaur stories – with a beginning, middle and an ending.

In Maths, the children have added 2 amounts of money and found the total. The children enjoyed making the discovery bottles in that water area – finding out whether objects float or sink.

 

From Tuesday 7th May 2019

 

We will be going on a Welly Walk on Wednesday 8th May. Children will need to bring their wellies to school in a named carrier bag.

 

Our trip this year will be to Smithill’s Farm will be on May 20th. The cost for the trip is £16.30 per child payable via ParentPay. Please send the consent form into school as soon as possible. Children can wear their own clothes – jeans, leggings, trainers etc but MUST wear their school sweatshirt or cardigan.

 

Diary Dates:

Friday 17th May – Break the Rules Day – more details will follow

Monday 20th May – Trip to Smithills farm

Friday 24th May – Tuck Shop

10th/11th June – PTA Sponsored Space Hop

Thursday 27th June 2.15pm - Teddy Bears Picnic – Parents welcome to attend

Monday 1st July 1.30pm EYFS Sports Day

Friday 5th July 3.45pm – PTA Summer Fair

 

Enjoy the weekend

The Reception Staff

 

Newsletter Week Ending 26 April 2019

 

This week we discovered a dinosaur egg on the school field! We brought it back into the classroom and are now waiting for it to hatch. We thought about which dinosaur could be inside and wrote group stories about what may happen. We have put the stories into our Reading Area so that the children can read all of the books. In Maths, we have done some more work on money, and have made different amounts using a certain number of coins. The children have also investigated which items float and which sink in the water tray.

 

From 29th April 2019

 

Our trip this year will be to Smithill’s Farm will be on May 20th. The cost for the trip is £16.30 per child payable via ParentPay. Please send the consent form into school as soon as possible. Children can wear their own clothes – jeans, leggings, trainers etc but MUST wear their school sweatshirt or cardigan.

 

Next week we would like to make some floating and sinking discovery bottles with the children. If you have any empty clear plastic bottles eg water bottles – please send them into school so that we can use them.

 

Diary Dates:

Friday 3rd May – Stay and Play RC – Handwriting

Friday 17th May – Break the Rules Day – more details will follow

Friday 24th May – Tuck Shop

Thursday 13th June – PTA Cinema night

Friday 5th July – PTA Summer Fair

 

Enjoy the weekend

The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 18 April 2019

 

We have begun our new topic ‘Dinosaurs’ and have painted them, read about them, written facts about them, and made some in the creative area.

In maths, the children have been finding out about money. They have looked at different coins and counted them to find a total. The children enjoyed learning the songs for the Easter Bonnet Parade – we hope you enjoyed it this morning!

 

From Tuesday 23rd April

 

Foundation Stage Fund

Thank you to all who sent in donations last term.

This enabled us to enhance the provision and learning opportunities for the children further by purchasing consumable resources including ingredients for cooking and foods for tasting. The contribution we are asking for is £5 per term. This can be placed in an envelope and given to the class teacher.

 

The children have been given Learning Logs today. These are to be completed at home during this half term. Guidance for completing the Learning Logs are in the front of the Yellow books.

 

Please can you ensure that your child has brought their pump bags back to school after the Easter break.

 

 Diary dates – Friday 26th April at 9 – 9.40am Class RG Stay and Play – handwriting

Diary dates – Friday 3rd May at 9 – 9.40am Class RC Stay and Play - handwriting

 

Enjoy the weekend

The Reception Staff

Spring Term

Newsletter Week Ending 29 March 2019

 

This week the children have been practising reading, writing and ordering numbers to at least 20. The children have also made cards and written books for a special day on Sunday! The children enjoyed the Welly Walk on Wednesday – especially the treasure hunt.

 

From Monday 15th April 2019

 

After the holiday, we will start to give the children some homework –i.e. Learning Challenges. The children will be given a topic and can choose any number of the challenges that go with it. This can be completed over the half term and can be brought into school whenever a challenge is completed.

 

After Easter, the topic will be ‘Dinosaurs.’ If your child has any books about this that they would like to share with their friends in school, we would love to read them. In Maths we will be talking about money – looking at different coins and making different amounts.

 

The EYFS Easter Bonnet Parade will take place in the KS2 Hall on Thursday 18th April. The children can make the bonnets at home with you, and come in them on the day of the parade. We are looking forward to seeing your creations!!

  

The PTA Easter Raffle will continue for a week after the Spring break. Tickets are 20p each, and the children can win a big bundle of Easter goodies.

 

School closes today and will reopen on Monday 15th April at 8.45am

 

Diary dates – EYFS Easter Bonnet parade – Thursday 18th April – 9 – 9.30am.

PTA Tuck Shop - Thursday 18th April

Stay and Play – Handwriting – RG – Friday 26th April 9 – 9.40am

                                             RC – Friday 3rd May 9 – 9-40am

 

Enjoy the holiday!

The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 22 March 2019

This week the children have practised telling the time to o’clock on both analogue and digital clocks, and we have discussed what we do at different times of the day. The children have found out and written facts about the moon. We have enjoyed watching the eggs hatch – they are chicks – not crocodiles, dinosaurs or even chocolate as we predicted! We also had some very strange visits from an alien who wrote letters to us and left us strange ‘gifts!’

 

From Monday 25th March

Next week the PTA are holding a market for the children to buy Mother’s Day presents. Presents will cost between £1 and £4. If your child would like to buy a present, please send the money in a named envelope/ purse.

 

The PTA are also holding an Easter Raffle next week. Tickets are 20p each, and the children can win a big bundle of Easter goodies.

 

We will be going on a Welly Walk on Wednesday 27th March. Please can children bring their wellies in a named carrier bag on the day.

 

Other Diary dates –

29th March – School closes – reopens on Monday 15th April at 8.45am

EYFS Easter Bonnet parade – Thursday 18th April – 9am.

PTA Tuck Shop - Thursday 18th April

Stay and Play – Handwriting – RG – Friday 26th April 9 – 9.40am

                                             RC – Friday 3rd May 9 – 9-40am

 

Enjoy the weekend

The Reception Staff

 

Newsletter Week Ending 15 March 2019

This week the children enjoyed finding out about the planets, and also tasted space food. In Maths we have been talking about time. We found out the names of the seasons and the months of the year, and also talked about when our birthdays are.

We have sequenced pictures by deciding what comes first, second etc and we have challenged ourselves to find out what we can do in 1 minute.

 

From Monday 18th March 2019

 

Next week we will have some new arrivals in the classroom – they will be small and oval shaped – keep following twitter to find out who our new friends are!!

 

The ‘Easter Bonnet Parade’ will take place in the KS2 hall at 9am on Thursday 18th April. The children can make the bonnets at home with you, and come in them on the day of the parade. We are looking forward to seeing your creations!!

 

Diary dates –

PTA Mothers Day Market – Week beg 25th March

PTA Easter Raffle – Week beg 25th March – tickets 20p each

EYFS Easter Bonnet parade – Thursday 18th April – 9am.

PTA Tuck Shop - Thursday 18th April

 

 Have a good weekend!

The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 8 March 2019

This week the children enjoyed making pancakes. We ordered pictures and wrote instructions to make sure that we made them in the right order. We also found out lots of facts about the sun.

In Maths, we have been using the vocabulary of addition and subtraction to solve problems.

The children had a fantastic day on World Book Day – they all looked amazing in their outfits!

From Monday 11th March 2019 

Barnaby Bear has enjoyed his home visits again this week. Please try and let the children do as much writing as they can on their own – don’t worry if all the words are not spelt correctly as long as the children have tried to sound them out by themselves.

 

Comic Relief red noses are available through the school office. Please pay via your child’s Parentpay account and they are £1.25 each. Once you have paid the children can collect their nose from the office. Thank you.

 

Friday 15th March - Comic Relief Day – will be a non-uniform day at school. Children can wear red clothes and any donations can be made via Parentpay to Comic Relief.

 

 

EYFS are having an ‘Easter Bonnet Parade’ in the KS2 hall at 9am on

Thursday 18th April. The children can make the bonnets at home with you, and come in them on the day of the parade. We are looking forward to seeing your creations!!

 

Diary Dates –

PTA Cinema Night – Thursday 14th March

PTA Mothers Day Market – Week beg 25th March

PTA Easter Raffle – Week beg 25th March

EYFS Easter Bonnet parade – Thursday 18th April – 9am.

 

Have a lovely weekend

     EYFS Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 1 March 2019

This week we have begun our work on Space. We read ‘Aliens Love Underpants’ and then created our own aliens. In Maths, we have been looking carefully at the + and – signs and working sums out accordingly. We also read the book ‘Whatever Next’ and wrote a letter to Mummy Bear telling her about our adventures in space.

 

From Monday 4th March 2019

 Thursday 7th March is World Book Day and the children can come to school dressed as their favourite book character. They can also bring their favourite books to school so that we can share them at story time.

 

Please can you ensure that all children have their P.E. bags back in school after the half term break.

 Diary Dates

Stay and Play – Maths Games RG Friday 8th March 9 – 9.40am

Parents Evening 6th March

PTA Cinema Night – Thursday 14th March

PTA Mothers Day Market – Week beg 25th March

EYFS Easter Bonnet parade – Thursday 28th March – 9am.

  

Have a lovely weekend

EYFS Staff

 

Newsletter Week Ending 14 February 2019

This week we have found out different ways of making 10 and have written as many different ways as we could. We enjoyed the visit from The Blue Cross on Wednesday – especially Billy Boo – and taking part in the sponsored walk.

 

From Monday 25th February 2019

After half term our new topic will be ‘Space.’ If your child has any books about the topic that they would like to share with their friends, we would love to read them in school.

 

On Thursday 7th March it is World Book Day. The children can come to school dressed as their favourite book character. We will be reading lots of books throughout the day. If your child would like to bring their favourite book to school on the day, we would love to read them.

 

Attached to Letter Link is a questionnaire about ICT that the children use at home. We would be grateful if you would complete it and return it to school.

 

Diary Dates

Stay and Play RC Maths Games – Friday 1st March – 9 – 9 40am Class RC

Stay and Play RG Maths Games – Friday 8th March – 9 – 9 40am Class RG

World Book Day – Thursday 7th March – children can come dressed as a book character

Parents’ Evenings

     Wednesday 27th February (4.00pm-5.00pm)

    Wednesday 6th March (4.00pm-6.30pm)

 

School closes today for half term, and reopens on Monday 25th February at 8.45am.

             Have a lovely half term

           EYFS Staff

 

Newsletter Week Ending 8 February 2019

We have had a very busy week this week! Heidi’s mummy came on Monday to talk about her job and showed us how to sign some words and even taught us to sign a song. On Tuesday we had a visit from Rev Trudy from Stand Church who told us a story. We also learnt how to keep safe on the internet and found out about Chinese New Year.

We have also done lots of Maths this week – working on addition and finding different ways to make a number.

 

From Monday 11th February 2019

Please could you check that your child only has 1 key ring on their book bag. If they have too many on, they won’t fit into the drawers!

 

On Wednesday 13th February, a visitor from the Blue Cross will come into school to talk about their job. The Blue Cross is a charity that helps sick, injured and homeless pets. To support the charity, we would like to make our Welly Walk that day a sponsored Welly Walk and would ask that the children bring in £1 to donate to the charity.

 

The PTA are holding a February Fun Party for EYFS and KS1 on Thursday 14th February from 4.30 – 5.45pm. Tickets are available priced at £4. Please send money for a ticket in a named envelope if your child would like to go. Entrance and pick up from the party is through the main entrance.

 

On Thursday 14th February, the PTA are having a tuck shop. Children can bring £1 to school and buy a drink and a treat – eg chocolate bar.

 

A reminder that’s school closes on Thursday 14th February at 3.30pm for half term, and reopens on Monday 25th February at 8.45am.

Diary Dates –

PTA Tuck Shop – Thursday 14th February – Chocolate/ crisps and a drink - £1.

PTA Valentine Disco – Thursday 14th February – 4 30pm – 5 45pm – tickets cost £4

Stay and Play RC – Friday 1st March – 9 – 9 40am Class RC

Stay and Play RC – Friday 8th March – 9 – 9 40am Class RG

World Book Day – Thursday 7th March – children can come dressed as a book character

Parents’ Evenings

     Wednesday 27th February (4.00pm-5.00pm)

     Wednesday 6th March (4.00pm-6.30pm)

Have a nice weekend.

EYFS Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 1 February 2019

This week we have found out who helps us to keep healthy. The school nurses came to show us how to wash our hands properly, and told us the 5 most important times to do it.

In Maths, the children have tested 3d shapes to find out whether they roll or slide, and have found out what happens to an object when a ramp is made higher. We also took part in the RSPB birdwatch and identified 7 different kinds of birds.  

 

From Monday 4th February 2019

Please check your child’s sweatshirt and fleeces to make sure that the names are still visible so that it is easier to reunite them with their owners after PE!

 

We will be having a Welly Walk on Wednesday 13th February. Please send wellies in a named carrier bag on the day.

 

Next week we will read lots of stories with dogs in them. If your child has one at home that we can read in class, please send them into school.

 

On Wednesday 13th February, a lady from the Blue Cross will come into school to tell the children how the charity helps animals. She will also bring a dog into school. If your child is allergic to dogs, please tell the class teacher.

  

Diary Dates –

PTA Tuck Shop – Thursday 14th February – Chocolate/ crisps and a drink - £1.

PTA Valentine Disco – Thursday 14th February – 4 30pm – 5 45pm – tickets cost £4

Stay and Play RC – Friday 1st March – 9 – 9 40am Class RC

Stay and Play RC – Friday 8th March – 9 – 9 40am Class RG

World Book Day – Thursday 7th March – children can come dressed as a book character

Parents’ Evenings

     Wednesday 27th February (4.00pm-5.00pm)

   Wednesday 6th March (4.00pm-6.30pm)

 

Have a lovely weekend

 The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 25 January 2019

 

This week the police came to visit us. They told us how they can help to keep us safe, and showed us the equipment that they use too. We made porridge on Tuesday, but had a ‘visitor’ who ate it before we had a chance! We were all very shocked at this, but the children became detectives and found lots of clues as to who ate the porridge.

In Maths we have learnt the names of 3D shapes, and have begun to describe them.

 

From Monday 28th January 2019

The children have been introduced to a new member of the class this week – Barnaby Bear. Barnaby Bear is going to be visiting the children’s homes for a sleep-over each night. Please could your child write about their adventure with Barnaby in the book which accompanies Barnaby. We encourage you to let the children attempt their own writing please.

Thank you to all the parents that were able to come to our Stay and Play sessions. As requested, attached to Letter Link are the reading strategies that we use to prompt the children during Guided Reading sessions that may be useful for you to use at home when the children are reading to you.

A great phonic game for the children to play on the computer about real and fake words is ‘Picnic on Pluto.’ This can be found at http://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/PicnicOnPluto.html– we are working on Phase 3 phonics at the moment.

Diary Dates –

Valentine Disco – EYFS / KS1 – 14th Feb 4.30-5.45pm (more details will follow)

Parents’ Evenings

     Wednesday 27th February (4.00pm-5.00pm)

     Wednesday 6th March (4.00pm-6.30pm)

 

Have a lovely weekend

The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 18 January 2019

This week in Maths, the children have been subtracting an amount from a number and counting how many are left. They have also used the subtraction sign – and have recorded their own sums. We have found out about how the fire service helps us, and what we can do to keep safe. We have made a fire station in our outdoor area and have responded to lots of emergencies!

 

From Monday 21st January 2019

 

Thank you to all the parents that were able to come to our Stay and Play sessions. The powerpoint is on the EYFS webpage of the schools website.

 

When the children complete work at school, we stick it or a photograph of it into their ‘Learning Journeys.’ If you would like to add any achievements that the children complete at home to this book – e.g. can now swim without armbands, please complete the ‘Wow’ sheet on the back of this letter.

 

Next week, the police will be visiting us to tell us about how they can help us. We will also learn the last of the Phase 3 digraphs and trigraphs – ur, or and ure. In Maths we will be learning to recognise 3d shapes.

                               

If someone different is picking up your child at hometime, please inform the class teacher or the office.

 

     Diary Dates

     Wednesday 27th February (4.00pm-5.00pm)

     Wednesday 6th March (4.00pm-6.30pm)

  

   Have a lovely weekend

    The Reception Staff

 

Newsletter Week Ending 11 January 2019

Happy New Year!!

The children have all settled back into school very quickly this week. They have been excited to start our new topic ‘Who can I ask for help?’ and have used non-fiction books to research some of the jobs that people do. We had a visit from the school caretaker who told us all about his job.

In maths, we have been subtracting from a number and finding out how many are left.

 

From Monday 14th January 2019

 

Our new topic is ‘Who can I ask for help?’ If your child has any books that they would like to share with their friends, we would love to read them in school.

 

Our letter sounds for next week will be ar, air, ear, er.

 

Please can you ensure that all children have their P.E. bags back in school after the holiday.

 

Foundation Stage Fund

Thank you to all who sent in donations last term.

This enabled us to enhance the provision and learning opportunities for the children further by purchasing consumable resources including ingredients for cooking and foods for tasting. The contribution we are asking for is £5 per term. This can be placed in an envelope and given to the class teacher.

 

Next week we will talk about how firefighters could help us and what we can do to

keep safe.

 Diary Dates

Stay and Play RC – Friday 18th January at 9 – 9.45am

     

Have a lovely weekend

  The Reception Staff

Autumn Term

Newsletter Week Ending 14 December 2018

This week the children have been learning the names of letters as well as the sounds. In maths, we have found things longer and shorter than an object, and we have measured how long things are. The children have also made some Christmas crafts which they will bring home next week.

  

From Monday 17th December 2018

In Phonics, we will revise the letter sounds taught already this half term.

 

Thursday 20th December is party day! The children are allowed to wear their own clothes all day. The children will still be playing outside during the morning and at lunchtime, so please ensure that they bring their warm coats to school.

Please send some party food in with your child on the day for our buffet – e.g a packet of biscuits, a packet of mini rolls etc.

  

Please can we remind you that school closes on Friday 21st December at 3.30 p.m. School will re-open on Monday 7th January at 8.45a.m.

    

Diary Dates

Stay and Play RG – Friday 11th January at 9 – 9.45am

Stay and Play RC – Friday 18th January at 9 – 9.45am

 

   Have a lovely weekend

The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 7 December 2018

This week the children have been working on length. They have made tall and short towers, long and short paper chains and have found out how much taller one tower is than another. In writing, the children have written labels – drawing arrows to show what they are labelling.

 

Monday 10th December 2018

Our letter sounds for next week will be:

Monday – oi

Tuesday – oo as in zoo

Wednesday – oo as in book

Thursday – ow

 

Christmas lunch will be served in school on Thursday 13th December. If your child brings a packed lunch to school, you can put a special treat eg chocolate into their lunchboxes.

 

Our Christmas show ‘A Little Nativity’ will be performed in the Main Hall on Friday 14h December at 2.15pm – doors open 2pm. Entry is through the main entrance at the office. No tickets are needed but due to space, a limit of 2 adults are allowed per child. Younger siblings are welcome, but if they are noisy we would appreciate you taking them out of the hall for a while so that the children on stage are not distracted.

 

The PTA have organised a Christmas week next week- beginning 10th December.

There will be a ……

Christmas Market for the children to buy gifts for family and friends – prices range from £1 to £4.

Raffle – tickets 50p each

Name the teddy

Please send money for these in a named envelope or purse.

Christmas Jumper Day – Friday 21st December – children can wear a Christmas jumper for the day.

The EYFS Xmas party will be held on Thursday 20th December. The children can wear their own party clothes all day. Please can each child bring to school some party food on this day – e.g. a packet of biscuits, a packet of fairy cakes, crisps - no nuts please etc. (Children will already have had their lunch!!) Please do not send drinks – school will provide them.

 Have a nice weekend!

The Reception Staff

Newsletter Week Ending 30 November 2018

This week the children have been adding 2 numbers together to find a total. We have been practising writing captions too – counting our words before we start to write. The children enjoyed the Welly Walk on Wednesday – especially the hot chocolate at the end of the walk. We have also begun to practise songs for our Christmas show – you too will be word perfect on the day!!

 

Monday 3rd December 2018

Our letter sounds for next week will be: ai, ee, igh, oa

 

Web Links

Here are some web links for children to enjoy at home

Phonics play – lots of free phonic games to play at home

Cbeebies – Alphablocks - blend and read the words that the Alphablocks make

Oxford Owl – lots of free e-books, games and activities

Ladybird Spots – counting, matching and ordering numbers

Underwater Counting – count the underwater creatures to find the treasure

Gingerbread Man Game – count sequence, and order the numbers