and Mrs Marshall
Summer 2 -
Next half term we will be exploring the question
'Who Lives in a Castle?'
We will be sharing lots of stories and recreating them in our very own castles and talking about what may have happened in castles.
Important Dates for Summer 2.
Sports Day - 18th June 2018 (Afternoon)
Parents and Carers are invited to Sports Day.
Morning Busy Bees are invited back to school for the afternoon to take part in Sports Day.
The Great Fun Run - 6th July
Transition Days - 11th, 12th and 13th July
Last day of the Summer Term - 25th July
Remember that Parents Reading Mornings are on a Tuesday Morning and Afternoon for the Afternoon Busy Bees.
Please find below the presentations from the FS1 and FS2 new starter meetings.
If you have any further questions about starting at John Clifford in September then please visit the admissions pages on the website, contact school or a member of the Foundation Stage Team.
What to expect in the Foundation Stage?
Below is a document that explains what your child will be doing during their time in the unit. It also includes important information about what your child needs to bring to school. There is also a handout including useful websites and ideas for activities at home.
The theme of British Values runs thoughout the Early Years Foundation Stage. Click on the link below to find out what ‘British Values’ as a theme looks like in the Foundation Stage.
Below is a video showing you why pronouncing sounds in a ‘pure’ way is the most effective method for teaching children how to read. It also briefly demonstrates blending and segmenting. At 2.10 the video also demonstrates the correct pronunciation of the phonemes.