Teachers: Miss Hilton and Ms Harrison
LSA's: Mrs Donnelly, Miss Mackin and Miss Downey
May we once again say a huge thank you for all your hard work and support with phonics, reading and spelling throughout Summer 1. Similarly, the children have also worked extremely hard and we are now looking forward to an enjoyable, action packed final half term.
Throughout our final half term our learning will continue to develop around the theme of an ‘Enchanted Woodland’ The children will be joining in with lots of arts and crafts activities, learn about woodland animals and continue to develop their knowledge of plant life.
Phonics screening check
As you are all now aware the phonics screening check will take place on the week commencing the 11th June. Over the 2 week holidays please use your sound charts to help your child practise as many of their sounds as possible. Reading every night is another great way to ensure your child is applying their phonic skills and will give your child the best possible chance of success. Good luck Year 1- we know you can beat the aliens!
Children are to bring their kits in at the beginning of a half term so they always have their kit in school. Pumps or bare feet are worn for indoor use and trainers for outdoor use. P.E kit consists of a white t-shirt and black shorts.
Your child’s P.E. days are: Monday and Tuesday
We loved receiving all your homework from the last half term. Please continue to bring in lots of pictures/projects and writing in the following term. We look forward to seeing all the work you and your children complete.
It is an expectation that children bring their book bags to school every day please. Parents/Carers are asked to write a comment in their reading record and sign this daily, so we can track their progress. Reading records will be checked daily during chat and play. Please find the time to read with your child and practice their key words every night. We really appreciate your support with this as reading at home has a big impact on children’s progress and we are pleased to see children applying their key word knowledge and beginning to read words in books. Let’s work together to build a lifelong love of reading for your child!
If you wish for your child to have snack at school, payment can be made via ParentPay or barcoded letter from the school office. This half-term, the fee is £7.