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Welcome to the Nursery Class page.....

Please look at the Nursery Newsletters as this covers more of the activities that we will be doing in the Nursery each half-term.

Check out what we will be learning in Nursery this term.

Nursery Key Information

Our Nursery day starts at 9am and finishes at 3pm.

Our P.E days are Wednesday and Thursday.

Library books will go home on Tuesday and Friday.

Children will need to bring labelled books bags, water bottles and lunch boxes each day.

 

 

We have had a wonderful first few weeks in Nursery. We have been having lots of fun learning in our new classroom and making lots of new friends. 

We have been learning all about Autumn. We read the story Pumpkin Soup and Owl Babies in class. We have been exploring pumpkins and root vegetables and making repeating patterns using the objects we found on our autumn walk. 

Autumn Art in the style of Andy Goldsworthy

This week we have been learning all about Bonfire Night. We learnt about Guy Fawkes and made lots of delicious traditional bonfire treats.

Some website suggestions are;

 

www.teach your monster to read.com - phonics games 

www.readingeggs.com - phonics games 
(30 day free trial available)

www.mathseeds.com - maths games and activities

www.kidstv123 - phonics and maths songs

www.oxbridgebaby.com - traditional stories/nursery rhymes

www.phonicsplay.co.uk - phase 1 and 2

www.busythings.co.uk - all curriculum areas

www.topmarks.co.uk - age 3-5 - literacy and maths games

www.cbeebies.co.uk - numberblocks, alphablocks

www.phonicsbloom.com - phases 1 and 2
www.famly.com - activities to do at home
hungrylittleminds -Department for Education website
www.activeforlife.com - ideas for physical play
www.pinterest.com - lots of indoor learning activities and suggestions

 

www.twinkl.co.uk - this has a section for parents with some fabulous activities and resources


We also use www.youtube.co.uk to source number songs, alphabet songs and nursery rhymes.

The Jolly Phonics songs on youtube are also helpful to sing along to as we learn these in class to support our phonics activities. 

Are you looking for some inspiration for different

things to do at home?

Try some of these websites for ideas.....

 

https://www.seftondirectory.com/kb5/sefton/directory/advice.page?id=1Vg0VbjhmNY&localofferchannel=0 

A list of useful resources from Sefton council.

 

http://www.thesensoryprojects.co.uk/covid19-resources 

This website includes plans for rhyming multi-sensory stories with Makaton and links for music activities. There are also videos on how to learn how to juggle, play boccia and making sensory dough.

 

https://www.mathematicsmastery.org/free-resources 

Some nice English and Maths activities that you can print off at home.

 

https://www.hamilton-trust.org.uk/blog/learning-home-packs/ 

These are free learning packs. 

 

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/grownups/help-your-child-with-maths

This has some nice links and practical ideas for things to do.

 

https://www.stem.org.uk/primary-science 

We know a lot of you have enjoyed your own projects at home- you could use this website to explore some more ideas for Science.

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006mvsc

https://www.nhs.uk/10-minute-shake-up/shake-ups 

Some nice little PE based activities.

 

https://www.bps.org.uk/news-and-policy/bps-offers-advice-schools-parents-and-carers-help-children-through-uncertainty 

Mental health and wellbeing document from British Psychology Society. 

 

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