Classes

Welcome to EYFS

If your child is about to start school please use the yellow tab 'New Starters in EYFS' to the left of the screen to meet staff, get to know the school and find out some essential information.

 

SUMMER 1 - PETS, PLANTS & PONDS

Mrs Whittaker's dog Milo came to school so that we could learn how to care for a dog.

Please click here to see what your child will be learning THIS WEEK! This Week in EYFS 17th May.pdf

Please click here to see the Reception  Class  Knowledge  Organiser:   EYFS PETS PLANTS AND PONDS.pdf

Please click here to see our Big Talk Topic:  Big Talk The Life Cycle of a Chicken.pdf

SJS EYFS CURRICULUM   SJS EYFS CURRICULUM 2020.pdf

EYFS CURRICULUM INTENT STATEMENT

PHONICS

Please use the following links to find out more about our Phonics teaching scheme Read Write Inc.

Video Link:  What is Read Write Inc Phonics?

Video Link:  How to say the sounds

Words to Read at Home:  Use these sheets at home to help your child to learn to read small words by segmenting and blending the sounds that the letters in the words make.

WORD TIME 1.pdf             

WORD TIME 2.pdf     

WORD TIME 3.pdf       

WORD TIME 4.pdf        

WORD TIME 5.pdf

WORD TIME 6.pdf

Ebooks - Register for a free Oxford Owl account and access a variety of online texts which your child can read to you at home.  Ask a member of staff if you are unsure which books your child should be reading. 

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/

WRITING

Mastering the correct pencil grip is very important in order for your child to develop a comfortable position to allow writing to flow freely.  It is important to take time to show your child how to hold their pencil correctly each time they begin to write at home.  See the link below. 

Pencil Grip.pdf

Here is a powerpoint which illustrates our Handwriting Policy:

interactive-cursive-letter-formation-powerpoint.ppt

MATHEMATICS

Useful links to free Online Maths Games & Activities:

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/

https://nrich.maths.org/13372

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/Early-Years.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episodes/b08bzfnh/numberblocks

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/games/numberblocks-make-and-play

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/puzzles/numberblocks-adding-up-quiz

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/3-5-years/counting

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/topics/numeracy

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/kids-activities/fun-maths-games-and-activities/

Please ensure all items of clothing are clearly labelled with your child's name.  Lost items without names on are unlikely to be found.

Reminders:

MICROSOFT TEAMS can be used to communicate directly with Mrs Whittaker.  Please check with the school office if you are unsure how to access this.  

All notifications will be sent out via PARENT APP & TEAMS.

Library Books & Phonic Readers are collected on Monday and sent back out on Wednesday.  

Please use your child's Reading Record to let us know about their reading experiences at home.

PE Day: WEDNESDAY - please send your child to school in their PE Kit on this day.  

 

Thank you for reading our class page and supporting your child in their education.

 

 

 

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