Welcome to Foundation
Lilliput Class Teachers: Michele Loaring and Andrew Beasley
Teaching Assistants: Hayley Easterbrook, Lyndsey Fisher, Roz Luton
Dear Foundation Children, we hope that you are all keeping well.
Welcome to week one of home learning! Click on the link below to access the timetable.
Please email us if you need any help. We will respond to emails via the website as our responses may be helpful to others. If you have any questions about the home learning, please contact us at our email addresses.
You home packs included a copy of the Easter story to share with your child, plus an Easter card to make.
Here are some links to some more Easter activities which you might like to try.
Staying Safe Online
As you and your children will be regularly using the internet to access home learning, we strongly recommend you spend some time discussing online safety. The link below, and accompanying Powerpoint, provide excellent advice, video lessons and activities to help your children understand the risks of using the internet and how to stay safe. Please explore the website, which has resources suitable for all age groups.
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT OUR SCHOOL CLOSURE - PLEASE READ
How you can help your child at home...
Practice letter and number formation. Try to keep the letters small and neat.
Here are some tips to help with health and well-being for you and your child to enjoy together.
Please read with your child as often as you can - every day is best. You can access free ebooks here at Oxford Owl:- https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/?view=image&query=&type=book&age_group=Age+4-5&level=&level_select=&book_type=&series=#
You will need to set up your own log in to access a wide range of wonderful books online. Happy reading.
There are lots of video clips to help you support your child with reading and phonics on the Ruth Mishkin website here:- https://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/find-out-more/parents/
If you are stuck for an extra fun learning activity to share with your child, please follow the link below:-
Twinkl offer some excellent resources covering all aspects of the Early Years Foundation Stage.
Free David Walliams audiobooks https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
The children enjoy playing learning games on our interactive whiteboard. This link takes you to some of our favourites which your child can play on a tablet or ipad. https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?Subject=37
Every day we start with wake up, shake up exercises which you might like to try at home.
This link takes you to one of our favourite workouts! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eD7zbsGjFo4
PE with Joe Wicks
RealPE (access our school's PE scheme at home) - home.jasmineactive.com
Watch live webcams from Edinburgh Zoo https://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams/panda-cam/
Some bedtime stories read for you. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOF8LQAtl-58mOyIkbhHVxA
Try the 30 day Lego challenge! https://funlearningforkids.com/lego-challenge-calendar-building-ideas/