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Class 1 – Nursery / Reception

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Teacher: Miss Parry
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Maudsley and Mrs Morris

Welcome to Class 1's web page!

Welcome back! I hope you have all had a wonderful Christmas break.

Our topic this term is "Superheroes!" We will be talking about our favourite superheroes, reading superhero stories and exploring real life superheroes such as doctors and firefighters. In English, we will be reading "Juniper Jupiter" before creating our own superhero story. In maths, we will be looking at addition and subtraction through lots of practical activities. We will also be measuring and ordering objects by their length and height.

Children will have PE every Thursday and Active 30 will take place every day. Please make sure your child's PE kit is labelled and brought into school in a separate bag to remain in school. We do encourage all children to get changed independently so please practise this at home if you need to. I will of course help with tricky top buttons and shoes on the wrong feet!

Please make sure your reading books/green sound books are in school every Monday and numbers are in school every Wednesday.

Show and Tell
We would love the children to share something from home each week and talk about it to their class. Examples to "show" could include a certificate, something they've made at home or a leaflet or picture of a recent day trip or holiday. Children can also "tell", meaning they can just talk about something important to them or something exciting that's happened. Instead of bringing these objects into school, please email pictures of them to calveley1@actonceprimary.net. Show and tell will take place every Thursday.

Learning Journeys are updated weekly on Target Tracker Link, so please make sure to check these reguarly to see what we have been learning.

Here is a video to watch explaining how to pronounce each of the phonics sounds.
Read Write Inc Sounds

Recommended online games:

Topmarks
Phonics play
CBeebies
Teach your monster to read

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School tours
15/10/2020

We are now offering school tours to prospective parents! Whether you are looking for a place in Reception for the next academic year, looking to enrol their child in our nursery or looking to move your child from another setting, we want to hear from you! Tours will follow strict social distancing measures

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Hello Yellow Day
02/10/2020

Next Friday (9th October), we are taking part in "Hello Yellow" for World Mental Health Day. We are inviting the children to come in non-uniform. This could be with a splash of yellow or dressing like a sunshine for a donation of £1 for Young Minds. Please find the attached letter, this

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Mrs McGhie – New Class 2 Teacher
10/07/2020

Reception and Year 1, Please have a look at the video below that your new class teacher, Mrs McGhie, has recorded to say hello to you all prior to coming back to school in September. Obviously, with the current pandemic, it has not been possible to have any time with your class teacher for next year

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Class 1 and 2 Storytime – Kitchen Disco
11/06/2020

Kitchen Disco https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HvtPtcUC_U Don't forget to check out the Kitchen Disco song https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aeg0cNyaj7w. Can you have your own kitchen disco? What do you

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Class 1 and 2 Storytime – Odd Dog Out
08/06/2020

Odd Dog Out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kUayOnHldv0 Can you use the template (on the News section of the website) or draw and design your own 'Odd Dog Out'? Nursery – Can you sound out dog like

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Class 1 and 2 Storytime – A Squash and a Squeeze
01/06/2020

Squash and a squeeze You can have a bit of art fun with this story... Can you decorate a box or tube to make your own little house? How many playdough/toy animals can you fit into it? Could you draw a picture of the Old Lady's house or use a picture

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