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Term 2

Key Dates for Term 2

Monday 1st November - First day of term

Wednesday 3rd November - Ruby Class's first Forest School

Thursday 4th November - Jade Class's first Forest School

Friday 5th November - Opal Class's first Forest School

Friday 17th December - Last day of term

Key Information for Term 2

Ruby Class: Forest School on Wednesdays.

Jade Class: Forest School on Thursdays.

Opal Class: Forest School on Fridays.

Please wear warm waterproofs on your Forest School day (bring uniform in a bag to change into including dry pants and socks). We will change into wellies in school. If you have not yet left a named pair of wellies in school for your child please do so before their Forest School day.














Click on the Term 2 EYFS Newsletter and the Term 2 Knowledge Organiser to find out more about the learning coming up and ideas for how you can support at home. 

To see how your child will be assessed at the end of their Reception year you can read the Early Learning Goals.

Resources to support at home
Phonics: In phonics this term we will be finishing phase 2 and starting phase 3. We will be introduced to several new graphemes and tricky words. We will continue to read simple words and increasingly read simple captions.

Phase 2 flashcards - sounds

Phase 2 flashcards - decodable words with sound buttons

Phase 3 flashcards - sounds

Phase 3 flashcards - word reading with sound buttons for support

Phase 3 flashcards - word reading unsupported

Pure sounds video clip

Oxford Owls - ebook Library for Letters and Sounds

Phonics play - phase 3 games and activities

Letter formation:

Alphabet strip for letter formation

Mnemonics for forming letters

Video clip - letter formation
Letter formation templates - all letters
Early Number Sense video clip

Number cards 1-10

Ten frames

Dot plates to 6 for subitising (subitising is being able to tell how many there are without having to count one at a time)

Learning from home
If your child needs to isolate at home but is well enough to learn, we will be uploading weekly planning on this page for them to access.
Week 1 Planning - Winnie the Witch - including links to phonics and maths online lessons
Week 2 Planning - Peppa's Diwali
Week 3 Planning - The Colour Monster
Week 4 Planning - The Nativity
Week 5 Planning - Advent
Week 6 Planning - An Angel Just Like Me
Week 7 Planning - The Snowman
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