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Foundation Stage News 24 October

This week we have been learning about the festival of Divali.  We have

  • made some clay divas which we shall paint after half term.
  • drawn giant rangoli patterns on the playground outside.
  • created mehndi hand patterns.
  • watched information films about Indian dance and how people celebrate Divali

We have also designed some Christmas cards which have been sent to the printers. More details to follow.

 Read Write Inc. Reception children have been

Learning the sounds f,e,l, Please revise all sounds learnt so far.

 Part time children have been

  • learning the sound g.

Making different sounds with our voices and talking about intonation when telling a story. Please help them to find objects at home that begin with our sound of the week and bring them for the display table. The next sound will be h.

Next Week is Half Term Holiday

The following week our focus children will be Rosie, Otto, Alfie and William.


Children will need their full kit lots of layers please. Please remember to name everything. No rucksacks please as the children then can’t fit their coats on their pegs.

We shall be welcoming back Ms Kershaw on a phased return following her period of absence.

The Foundation Stage Team