Summer Term One 2017


Spring and Growing

Personal, Social and Emotional Development

Managing Feelings and Behaviour

Children will be thinking about their emotions.

Children will talk about our rules and how we can make things fair

Communication and Language


We will be encouraging the children to talk about their interests

The children will have lots of opportunities to develop their speaking and listening through a variety of activities

Physical Development

Moving and Handling

Energetic play will take place daily

Opportunities will be provided for children to practice manipulative skills



We will focus on meaningful print eg children's names

We will be looking at Traditional stories and discussing the characters with the children



We will learn numbers by singing counting songs

We will encourage children to count the things they see and do eg jumps

Understanding the World


We will be encouraging children to acquire basic skills when operating ICT equipment

We will encourage children to speculate on the reasons why things happen or how they work

Expressive arts and design

Exploring and Using Media and Materials

Children will be encouraged to experiment with blocks, colours and marks

Children will experience different painting techniques eg marble, printing, finger

How can you help your child?
Continue to talk to your child about what happens at Pre-school, ask them questions and encourage them to ask you questions.
Count objects on the way to school eg "How many red cars can you see?"
Sing songs the children are learning at Pre-school

Remember: staff are always available for a chat or advice about your child.

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