Please help your child by sharing books with them and hearing them read at home. This is a really important part of your child's education and any extra time to help them consolidate their learning is beneficial to them. Discussion about the story is an important part of sharing a book as well. Making simple predictions and talking about the characters together helps to build children's comprehension skills rather than decoding alone.
Each time your child shares a story with you please note it in their Jungle Reading Record. Every time this is done, children are awarded DOJO points, which in turn increase their chances of being top scorers at the end of the week and winning prizes!
As per the school policy, please remember that children should only be bringing in water for hydration throughout the day. This should be in a clearly named bottle. These will live at the back of the class and will be accessible during the day. We always ensure that children are encouraged to drink plenty throughout the day. Water bottles are topped up for the children when needed.
Year 2 children have still got Tapestry accounts and this is a good way of sharing what your child has been up to with their class teacher. This does help when making judgements about your child at the end of Key Stage 1 as well as sharing their progress and successes at home and at school.
PE this term for Chestnut Class will be on a Tuesday afternoon led by our very own Mr Wiles and Mr Gillett. PE kits need to include joggers and jumpers as we aim to get children outside as often as possible for these sessions. Please help your child on this day by removing any earrings if they wear them. You can choose to send your child to school in their PE kit or they can bring them in so the PE kit can live on your child's peg. Thank you.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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