What's happening this term
Our Topic over the next few weeks is 'All about me'. The children will talk about their families, friends and pets. On Friday 27th September the children will be performing in the hall and will be singing nursery rhymes and dancing. They will make cakes and they will be on sale during the coffee morning from 9.05-10.30. We are hoping to raise money for Macmillan Cancer support , a very deserving cause. Donations will be appreciated.
The children will be walking to the Church for the Harvest Festival on Wednesday 16th October. Donations of non-perishable foods will be greatly appreciated. We will be making fresh bread rolls in class and pumpkin soup. Hot Chocolate Evening is Wednesday 20th November 4.30-5.30 wearing pyjamas and bring a teddy and a torch.
We will have our 'Decorations Morning' on Friday 29th November. Parents are very welcome to help decorate our classroom and enjoy a mince pie.
In December there is a busy term with the Nativity Play at Pennywell Farm on Friday 13th December. On Tuesday 17th December we will be performing our Nativity at 2pm. After the performance there will be refreshments and a raffle.
dates for your diary:
9th Sept – 18th Oct ~ Term 1
16th Sept -20th Meet your child for lunch
27th Sept ~ Coffee Morning 9.00-10.30
10th Oct ~ Read Write Inc 9.15-10.30
14th & 15th Oct ~ Family Learning Conversations
16th Oct ~ Harvest Service in Church
17th Oct SpaDental
21st – 25th Oct ~ Autumn Break
28th Oct – 20th Dec ~ Term 2
28th Oct ~ Non-Pupil Day
4th Nov ~ School Photos
11th Nov ~ Remembrance Service
20th Nov-Hot Chocolate Evening 4.30-5.30
29th Nov -Decorations Day
13th Dec ~ Pennywell Farm Nativity
18th Dec ~ Foundation Nativity 2pm change of date
20th Dec ~ End of term
Home Learning, Library books and reading books.
Every Monday or Thursday, children go to the Library to change their books. Home Learning to be given out on Friday and returned by Wednesday.
Wednesday and/or Thursday children will read and change their reading books. Please ensure children have their reading diary.
Our Autumn Term Activities
Lunch with our parents
This week in Foundation the children had their parents stay for lunch. The school lunches were delicious and the children really enjoyed their first school dinner.
Our busy morning routine
Wake and Shake
The children chopped and sliced carrots, onions and butternut squash to make delicious pumpkin soup.
The children enjoyed kneading the warm dough. They enjoyed their warm rolls with their pumpkin soup. The rolls were delicious.
Hot Chocolate Evening
The children returned to school at 4.30 in the dark with their torches, teddies and dressed in their pyjamas. We read " Can't you sleep little bear" and the children received a free pack from the booktrust.
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The children had a visit from the dentist who discussed how to care for your teeth and what foods had sugar in them. The children looked in their mouth with a mirror and brushed their teeth for two minutes. They talked about their milk teeth and how to clean them.
Spring Term 2019
This term we have been looking at Julia Donaldson, the author. The children planted beans and we read Jack and the Beanstalk.