EYFS

 

 

 

 

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  Welcome to the EYFS class page 2020/21.

Here is where you will find information about the teaching and learning that takes place throughout the Early Years. The page will be updated regularly so please do keep checking back.

 

CLASS 1

In Class 1 our teacher is Miss Owen and our teaching assistant is Mrs. Doran

CLASS 2

In Class 2 our teacher is Mr. Kildear and our teaching assistant is Mrs. Henderson

 

World Book Day Virtual Library – click on any book on the shelves to hear the author read an extract!

Chapter Books for Older Children

Chapter Books Years 2 to 6

Picture Books

World Book Day Specials

 

Homework

Articulation of phonemes

Click on the link to watch a short clip of how to pronounce phonemes correctly.

 

 

 

 

PowerPoint 1: Every-Day-3D-Shapes-Powerpoint – To be completed from Friday 26th March

PowerPoint 2: Name-the-3D-Shape-PowerPoint-Quiz – To be completed from Friday 26th March

Under-the-Sea-Themed-Subtraction-Powerpoint for Friday 26th February

Phase-2-Captions-and-Pictures-Powerpoint Monday 1st March

Phase-2-Captions-and-Pictures-Powerpoint Tuesday 2nd March

Phase-2-Captions-and-Pictures-Powerpoint Wednesday 3rd March

 

Phase-2-Captions-and-Pictures-Powerpoint Thursday 4th March

 

Phase-2-Captions-and-Pictures-Powerpoint Friday 5th March

Go-Jetters Continent Of Africa Activity  – Only to be completed on Wednesday 3rd March

Recognising-money-Powerpoint – Only To be completed on Tuesday 2nd February

 

 

 

Counting-pennies-Powerpoint- Only to be completed on Friday 5th February

 

 

 

which-one-is-missing-winter-clothes 22.1.21

 

 

 

Phase-2-Tricky-Words

 

 

 

Paper People activity

 

 

 

Rangoli-patterns-templates

 

 

 

Shapes-with-4-sides-to-the-rescue-2d-shape-powerpoint

 

 

 

Christmas tree cut and stick

 

 

 

Woodland animal masks Masks

 

 

 

Christmas-Nativity-cut-and-stick-story-map

 

 

 

Letter formation sheet

 

 

 

Week 1:  16th-19th October 2020

 

 

 

Week 2:  23.10.20 – scissor skills

 

 

 

Week 2:  23.10.20 – Say the name of the animal and clap out the syllables. How many syllables can you hear in each animal name? Circle the correct answer. 

 

 

 

Week 3: 06.11.20 – Bonfire Night pencil control

 

 

 

Week 3: 6.11.20 – Conkers sheet

 

 

 

Week 5: 13.11.20Label the hedgehog               Number matching              rhyming-match-quiz-Powerpoint-

 

 

 

Week 6: 20.11.20This week’s homework will be set on Seesaw. 

 

 

 

Week 7: 27.11.20 This week’s homework will be set on Seesaw

 

 

 

                                                 Our Curriculum

 

 

 

The EYFS curriculum at Childwall CE primary is a play based curriculum with an emphasis on developing independence, confidence, creativity, curiosity, knowledge and understanding.  We provide a balance of child initiated and teacher led activities and provide meaningful, practical and multi-sensory learning experiences which  fully engage all children and help them to develop ownership of their own learning.  Below are links to The EYFS expected and exceeding statements to both the prime and specific areas of the curriculum.

 

 

 

        User guide for Reading Planet: Parent and Pupil Guide to Reading Planet

 

 

 

Link to Video Guide – How to use Seesaw – for Parents/Carers/Children

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The EYFS expected and exceeding statements for the prime areas of learning

Prime Areas

The EYFS expected and exceeding statements for the Specific areas of learning

Specific areas

Hand washing

 

Here is a link to a nice    CBeebies hand washing song to help your little ones. It would be helpful to talk about the importance of keeping their hands clean before they start school. 

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/watch/washing-your-hands-song 

 

 Music at Childwall

 Make sure you head over to our new music page.  Here you can find a selection of our school’s favourite songs from worship, class favourites and different music to suit your mood.  Just click on ‘Children’ and scroll down to ‘Music’ 

 

 

 

 

Welcome to our home learning section.  Once the children are settled into classes we will upload homework activities once a week for you to complete together at home. These activities will be available the Seesaw platform of which each child will have their own login. The activities set will aim to consolidate the learning that has taken place in school and will allow your child to practise the skills they are learning.

 

Children Who Are Self-Isolating

 

If your child needs to self-isolate during their first half term in school we would suggest that you should concentrate on helping your child gain independence and confidence. You can do this by encouraging your child to put on their own shoes and fasten the straps, dress and undress themselves, fasten zips and buttons on clothes by themselves, use cutlery when eating and take themselves to the toilet and wipe themselves.

 

Also you could enjoy stories together and talk about the storybook characters and the events that happen. You could also practise singing nursery rhymes, counting rhymes and familiar songs.  Children love spotting numbers and print in the environment and counting everyday objects like toys or stairs.  Baking is always a firm favourite with young children so why not have a go at making our gingerbread people using the recipe below. Maybe you could listen to the story whilst they are baking. Or why not try making your own playdough and then moving along to the dough disco!!

 

Gingerbread people

 

Dough recipe

 

 

 

 

 A message for parents about writing

 

Once your child begins their writing journey we will encourage them to use their phonic knowledge to make an attempt at any unknown words. There will be many words that they cannot and should not be expected to spell correctly.  Whilst learning at home it is important that you do not expect your child to spell all words correctly. The only exception to this are the tricky words which they will be learning in school. These words include I, no, go, into, the he, she, we ,me ,be.

 

Thank you for your continued support

 

 

 

The EYFS team 

 

 

 

A message for parents about reading

 

Once your child begins their reading journey we will have guided reading sessions in school every day of the week.  During these sessions your child will be helped to develop the skills they need to become a happy and confident reader.  Unfortunately, as a result of current restrictions, school is not allowed to send home a reading book with your child.  Instead, all of our reading books will be accessible online. Each week your child will be assigned an ‘ebook’ which will allow you to practise the skills that they have learned with their teacher in school.  Within the ebook there will also be a range of questions in order to develop your child’s comprehension skills.

 

 

 

The EYFS team

 

 

 

 

 

Collective Worship at Childwall

 All of our Collective Worships are now sent daily via Seesaw or you can head over to the ‘Our Church School’ tab above to access them. 

 Additional home learning resources and website links 

 BBC Bitesize       

 CBeebies Storytime    

 Oxford Owl 

 Boogie Beebies

 ICT Games

 

 

Here are some useful web links to help with your child’s learning and development

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

http://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/

http://www.letters-and-sounds.com/

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