Welcome to Foundation Stage!
Within our Foundation Stage team we have: Miss Campbell (Class teacher), Miss Simpson (Class teacher), Mr Traquair (Teaching assistant) and Mrs Oldfield (Teaching assistant). We are all excited to take your children on the first steps of their educational journey and aim for this to be a happy time for both you and them.
We follow the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum which enables your child to take part in fun, exciting activities catered to their individual needs.
Please read our class blog to see what the children have been doing.
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Foundation Stage have now set up a Twitter account. We are going to trial the use of Twitter instead of the blog to see what people think. So far, we have found that photos can be uploaded far quicker,…
Today we tried our first P4C inquiry. We first explored concept light bulbs linked to feelings. We looked at feeling sad, happy and lonely. We then watched the John Lewis Christmas advert 'Man on the moon'. After…
Superheroes and Christmas
We are coming to the end of our Superheroes topic this week. The children have thoroughly enjoyed the work on 'Supertato' and 'Charlie's superhero underpants'. Yesterday we even had a visit from a REAL…
As part of our P4C sessions the children have been using their Rainbow fans to discuss and explore new things. The children have explored items such as herbs, conkers, pomegranate, shells and music. …
We had a wonderful week learning about Diwali. We made Diwali cards for our friends, explored rangoli patterns and Mehendi patterns. We finished the week with a visit from Mrs Padam who works in…
As part of our Remembrance Day celebrations the children have enjoyed making Poppy biscuits.
What a fantastic first half term the children have had at school. We are so proud of how well the children have settled into school and are so happy and confident. A big thank you to all your…
They talked to us about what their job includes, the equipment they use and the protective clothes they wear. Mrs Smith and Mr Traquair even had a race to see who was the quickest at getting dressed in…
The children enjoyed the visit from PC Ken. He came to see the children and tell them all about his equipment, his job role and even spoke to other Police officers on his radio.
The sunny weather this week has meant we have spent lots of time outside exploring the garden. The children have enjoyed open ended role play with cardboard boxes, selling ice creams from the play…