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   Foundation Stage

ladybird1butterfly

We love to learn and play!

Welcome to Foundation Stage.

We base all our teaching on the interests of the children therefore these change week by week. Please read the Window into the week for more information.

Please remember if you have any questions ask any member of staff.

2018- Key information

Butterfly class- Teacher- Miss Cottle, TA- Mrs Wheeler

PE- Monday, Forest School- Wednesday

Ladybird class- Teacher- Miss Blesic, TAs- Mrs Dominey and Mrs Reddan

PE- Friday, Forest School- Thursday

How to help at home…

General

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/

https://www.purplemash.com/login/

Literacy

http://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/

http://www.ictgames.com/literacy.html

http://www.doorwayonline.org.uk/letterformation.html

Numeracy

http://www.doorwayonline.org.uk/letterformation.html

http://www.ictgames.com/resources.html

2017-2018

What is happening in Foundation Stage?

At the start of the Spring term, we are basing our learning on the children’s interests around doctors and our bodies. We will be reading the story of Funnybones and creating our own skeleton pictures. We have already been performing lots of medical examinations and bandaging lots of injuries in our doctors and hospital role plays.

The children have all settled in well during their first half term at school and have already learnt so much. The children are already settled into a routine of daily learning including funky fingers to strengthen their gross and fine motor skills, phonics lessons, maths lessons, topic sessions, forest school and PE lessons. Here are some examples of the children’s work that they have done this half term.

Building an obstacle course together.

Finding sounds hidden in glitter.

Smelling the herbs in the outdoor area.

We found lots of numbers on a number hunt around the school site.

Meeting the school dog Fergie.

We are all really excited to welcome the children on Monday. We have got lots of learning planned based on the favourite activities mentioned at home visits.