Early Years

 

Sarah WatsonThe Head of Early Years is Mrs Watson.  If you wish to discuss any issues relating to Early Years please contact Mrs Watson directly, or make an appointment to see her by contacting the school office.

What is happening in the Early Years Unit?

 

This week we had our Reception Reading Meetings where we spoke to parents about how to help their children as they learn to read. Here are some handy links to help your child in their phonics sessions.

Why not watch the video below to help them match the written letter (grapheme) to the spoken sound (phoneme):

 

Our children love to sing the Jolly Phonics songs. The actions help them remember. Why not give it a go?

 

 

 

Starting school is an exciting time for you and your child. To find out all you need to know about your child’s time in Nursery and Reception at Woodfield please click on the following links:

new to Nursery booklet (1)

New to Reception Booklet

Early Years Policy

The link below takes you to the government website to give you all the information you need as a parent on early years curriculum, funding etc.

http://www.foundationyears.org.uk/early-years-foundation-stage-2012/

During their time in the Foundation Stage, all children work towards the Early Learning Goals. This poster outlines what will be expected of them by the end of their F2 year.

 Early Learning Goals