Each term our topics and focus will change. We will develop the children’s own personal interests through ongoing observations, and they will continue their learning journey through the seven areas of the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum which are as follows:
Personal, Social and Emotional Development
Communication and Language
Understanding of the World
Expressive Arts and Design
Trips out are popular, and the children enjoy visiting places such as Noah's Ark, and We the Curious in Bristol
Our literacy will focus on a different book each term, and our learning will be enhanced further by marking various annual days of culture, such as Chinese New Year.
Throughout the year we hold Learning Diary meetings, but we are always on hand should you wish to come and discuss what your child has been doing in school – we
know they are often reluctant to share information about their day at school!
Please also encourage your child to bring in items of interest from home – they
do not need to be topic related. It will enable us to get to know your child
better and to understand their individual interests.
We hope you are enjoying Tapestry as much as we are. Please do add your
own observations and comments as it’s wonderful for us to see what your
children get up to at home! We can’t always reply, but we do enjoy receiving
Please take note of our Proud Clouds so that we can celebrate your child’s achievements at home. You will find these in the cloakroom. Homework will be sent home each day except Wednesdays. An optional activity linked to either our literacy or numeracy lessons may also be sent home for the weekend.
Please ensure your child has the appropriate clothing for playtimes, Forest School and other outdoor activities. We go out in ALL weathers! Please take note that Forest School will continue every Friday
As a final note, PE kit should be worn every Monday and please could all children leave their named daps/trainers in school please. Thank you, and we hope your child enjoys the term ahead!