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Registering for September 2020

We are registering for children for September 2020. We invite you to look at our Outstanding pre-school.

Term 2 – Food and Festivals

Information and Activities at Home Sheet
Food and Festivals
28th October – 18th December 2019


Letters/sounds – e, h, r, m, d, g, o
Numbers – 8,9,10,11,12,13,14
Colours – green, grey, black, red, white, silver, gold
Shapes – square, triangle, rectangle, oval, circle, diamond, star

Ketchup on your cornflakes?
Little mouse and the big red apple
Nuts about Nuts
The Tiger who came to Tea
Handa’s surprise
One Shining Star
Mog’s Christmas
Christmas Story
Laura’s star
My First Christmas

Ten Fat Sausages
Five Currant Buns
Pat A Cake
Twinkle Twinkle little star
Oh Christmas Tree
In a stable a baby was born
Little Donkey
Sleepy Shepherd
There was 1, there was 2, there were 3 hundred shepherds
We wish you a Merry Christmas

Things to do at Home

Talk to the children about our new topic Food and Festivals.  Visit local farmer’s market to see home grown fruits and vegetables. Read books and nursery rhymes with your children and play “I spy” linked to our food theme.   Discuss the true meaning of Christmas. Please also note we have some more French words for the children to learn.

Please bring in from home

Any books or objects relevant to the topic. Children’s favourite stories or possessions for their “Show and Tell” day. Something for the weekly sound table. Trainers in week 2 and 4. Suitable clothing and wellies for the Forest School days.

Upcoming Events

Diwali – October
Hannukkah – 6th December
Nativity – Wednesday 18th December
PE Dates – Monday 4 November/Thursday 28 November & Monday 16th December