Welcome to Nursery
Our Teacher is Miss Foster, Our Teaching Assistants are Mrs O'Neill, Mrs Sharpling and Mrs Skidmore.
Friday- Children will take home a book with parents to read on Fridays.
Our Class saint is St Theresa of Lisieux
Our virtues this half term are Generous and Grateful
We follow Learning and growing as people of God to teach RE in our school.
This term we are learning about the following units:
Creation - We will think about God as the Creator of all and the idea of giving thanks. We will also learn how to make the Sign of the Cross
In Early years we follow the Early Year’s Foundation stage.
We have prime areas which are:
Personal, social and emotional development:
• Making relationships
• Managing feelings and behaviour
• Self-confidence and self-awareness.
• Moving and handling
• Health and self-care.
Communication and language:
• Listening and attention
We also have specific areas which are:
• Space, shape and measure
Understanding the world:
• The world
• People and communities
Expressive arts and design:
• Exploring and using media and materials
• Being imaginative
For phonics we follow the Letters and sounds programme. During the year the nursery children will learn phase 1 of this program. The aspects covered in phase 1 are; general sound discrimination (environmental sounds, instrumental sound and body percussion), rhythm and rhyme, alliteration, voice sounds and oral blending and segmenting.
Our Class Topic - All about me.
We are learning all about ourselves. Our families, our bodies, how to be healthy and our friends.
The books we are going to focus on are We're going on a bear hunt and Handa's Surprise.