This half term will be all about fairies, knights, witches and of course Father Christmas. We will be learning the story of Rumplestiltskin. Look out for the actions your child will learn and encourage them to retell you the exciting new stories they have learnt.
English and Maths Curriculums
What we are learning this half term?
As you will have seen from your childs observatiions and learning log, we have learnt plenty of new phonemes this term. Keep practicing these at home and encouraging your child to write short words and sentences using these sounds and tricky words.
We are focusing on learning our numbers to 10 this half term. Play games with your child around this and practice ordering numbers to 20.
Reading Books and Homework
What do they get, when do they get it and when does it need to be handed in?
Your child will be given a learning log with homework linked to:
Encourage your child to achieve 10 out of the #30things each term and see if they can tick off all the challenges on the grid by the end of the year. Be sure to include any photographs so we can share them as a class.
When your child starts to read they will be given a reading book which they will take home each day.
We expect you to read with your child for 5 minutes every day.
Please ensure your child brings their book bag to school every day.
Dates for your diary:
6th December - Christmas pantomime
8th December - Santa in school
EYFS Christmas Nativity TBC
EYFS Christmas Party TBC
15th December - Christmas jumper day
Class of 2015/16
Reception and Nursery Winter Wonderland
Stay and Create
Reception held a Stay and Create Morning where parents/carers could stay with their children for the morning and make a Christmas Bauble for their tree.