Hook Norton C of E

Primary School

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Foundation Stage News – 10 October

Here are some of the things that we have been doing this week:

  • Talking about Harvest and attending whole school Collective Worship.
  • Writing invitations, making jam sandwiches, shortbread and chocolate cakes for a Harvest Picnic.
  • Listening to the story of Pumpkin Soup and talking about friendships.
  • Drawing pictures of our friends and writing their names.
  • Making collages with autumn leaves.

Read Write Inc. Reception children have been

  • Learning the sounds c,k,u,b. Please revise all sounds learnt so far.

Part time children have been

  • learning the sound e.
  • Playing lots of rhyming games and making rhyming strings.

Please help them to find objects at home that begin with our sound of the week and bring them for the display table. Next week’s sound will be f

Next Week

Our focus children will be Attie, Leo, Tahlia and Reggie.


Children will need their full kit. Please remember to name everything.

They do not have to wear school uniform on their forest day but must have a complete change of named clothes in their drawstring bag on their peg. (Should be there at all times anyway)

No rucksacks please as the children then can’t fit their coats on their pegs

Wednesday 2.30-4.30pm and 6.30-7.30pm Expansion drop in.

Thursday is our Harvest supper. We shall be making pumpkin soup. Contributions of pumpkins are needed so please sign up on the list in the cloakroom. We will need the pumpkin on Wednesday as we have to prepare it before making soup on Thursday.

You are invited to attend with your bowl, spoon and cup from 4.30-6.00pm

The Foundation Stage Team