Marpool Primary School

Believe, Achieve, Succeed

Foundation Stage Unit

Welcome to Oak and Holly Base!


This half-term in FSU

  •  Forest School will be in smaller groups on different afternoons this term - please send in wellies  or alternatively, you may keep a pair in school (please name clearly). 
  • Indoor or Outdoor P.E. (Holly Base children) will be every Tuesday afternoon - no kit is required

 This half term, we are: 

Holly Base (Reception)

  • are reading and writing long vowel sounds in words such as bleed, growl, bright, storm, train
  • learning to read some tricky words -says   there  when  what  one  she
  • learning about odd and even numbers
  • learning to double numbers
  • learning to tell the story of What the Ladybird Heard

Oak Base (Nursery):

  • reading and learning the story of 'The Train Ride'
  • solve real world Mathematical problems with numbers upto 5

To support us at home, you might: 

  • Holly Base  - Please continue to practise the phonemes and tricky words you have learnt this term.... home learning is coming out this week
  • Holly Base - please read your reading book three times a week and record this in your child's reading diary. Books will be changed every Friday.
  • Holly Base - please keep learning and checking that all words on your bookmarks can be read 'on sight'. 
  • Oak Base - enjoy your new library book together. Please return on any day that you are ready and we will change your book for you.

Nursery: there will be a toileting support workshop run by the Bladder and Bowel team on Tuesday 11th June, 2pm - 3pm. Please attend this for advice and support if your child is not yet using the toilet. Anyone who has any other toileting concerns or questions are also welcome to attend.  
Family Fun Night 4:30 - 6:30pm - please join us for an evening of fun and games to raise some money for the MSA committee. 

Nursery Curriculum Map 22 -23

Reception Curriculum_Map_22_-23

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