Back St,
Wold Newton,
Driffield,
East Riding of Yorkshire
YO25 3YJ

woldnewton.primary@eastriding.gov.uk

Wold Newton Foundation School

01262 470633

 

Welcome to the Early Years Foundation Stage Unit at Wold Newton Foundation School

Class Teachers - Mrs Richardson, Mrs Rix 

Nursery Nurse -Mrs Ibson

Teaching Assistants 1: 1 support - Mrs Barnett, Miss Martin

Class bear - Barney

In our FSU class, our Nursery and Reception children work together to learn and develop their skills in a friendly and colourful, creative environment.

School Day

The school day will commence at 9am where children are to be dropped off at the Foundation playground. We ask that you follow the marked one way system when leaving the grounds.

If your child is staying for a school dinner this is from 11:50am until 12:50pm. Please collect your child at 11:50am if they are going home for dinners.  The end of the school day will be at 3:15pm and we ask you to promptly collect your child.

PE

PE will take place on a Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning  with a focus on dance  and ball skills for this term. Please ensure that your child has their PE kit and pumps/trainers with them on these days. 

 

Communication

We use class dojo to communicate with both parents and children  www.classdojo.com and regularly share things that are going on in the classroom. Please message if you wish to speak to any member of staff. 

Our topic this half term is Dinosaurs

We will be using the following text this term to find out about dinosaurs 

Harry and Bucketful of Dinosaurs 

How dinosaurs really work 

Dinosaurs Galore

Tyrannosaurus Drip and a Dinosaurs Day Out.

 

Medium Term plan Dinosaurs

 

Next half term we will be learning about Pirates and The Seaside 

 

 

Phonics 

We will be using Jolly Phonics to introduce the Nursery children to phonetical sounds but then we will go onto use 'Letters and Sounds' to teach phonics.

Your child will be sent home with a phonics and reading book and we ask that you practice phonics sounds and reading with your child at least three times per week and sign their reading record. 

Contact Us

Back St,
Wold Newton,
Driffield,
East Riding of Yorkshire
YO25 3YJ

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woldnewton.primary@eastriding.gov.uk

01262 470633