Foundation 2 - Ladybirds and Badgers
A very warm welcome to you all.
On this page you will find help and guidance as to how you can continue to support your child's learning at home. We have also included some useful websites with lots of different ideas and activities that you could do.
Mrs Burton, Mrs Hall and Mrs Robertson
We are always happy to see any learning that you have been doing at home. If you have any photos or work you would like us to see you can send it to us using the class email addresses.
Age Related Expectations For Foundation Stage 2
Please click below to watch the Handwriting Video we use in school.
During the Foundation Stage the way your child holds a pencil is an important part of their learning and development. By the end of Foundation 2 the expectation is that children hold their pencil using the tripod (or pincer) grip.
Advice on supporting your child's learning at home
Please click here to watch a quick guide to phonics
Please use the links below for practical activities to support your child's learning at home.
Well Being Activities
Click here for some well being activity ideas
Click here to join in with the song Sunshine in my Heart
Click here to join in with the song Good to be Me
Useful websites and resources:
The Oak National Academy
In conjunction with the government, Oak National Academy has launched its online classroom and resource hub. The Academy offers 180 video lessons each week for schools to use, across a broad range of subjects. The lessons cover children in Reception through to Year 6 and are free to use by children and parents
Your teacher may recommend some of these lessons in their weekly home learning challenges and provide links to take you directly to the lessons and of course you can pick and choose any of the other lessons that interest you.
An award-winning website for nursery and primary school children that our school pays in to in order to enable children to explore and enhance their knowledge in a fun and creative way. All children have been given login details for this website. If you need help with this please contact your class teacher using the class email:
This site contains lots of games and activities linked to different curriculum areas.
Teach Your Monster To Read
This is a brilliant resource that can be used on a desktop or as an app on a phone or tablet. The content is of a very high quality and closely matches the way we teach reading in school.
Collins Reading Books
You will need to login as a Teacher.
Username - firstname.lastname@example.org
Password - Parents20!
Here is another website to practise your reading. There are loads of ebooks for you to choose from. Have fun reading.
Love Reading 4 Kids
A site with recommended booklists, categorised by age range and topic, covering fiction and non-fiction.
Website: BBC Teach - Primary
Free primary and secondary school resources. Whether you're at home or at school, you can use BBC Teach for free. A great website to use.
Downloadable resource packs which cover a range of subjects, including reading and writing.
Videos for numeracy development designed for children aged 0 to 6. There are fun activities that can be applied to everyday life and play.
This site has a wealth of games and activities linked to different areas of the curriculum. You can select the age group at the top of the homepage to find age appropriate games, activities and online stories.
White Rose Maths (home learning)
Presentations and downloadable workbooks which are easy to use for parents. New material is being released each week.
Interactive resources covering the primary science curriculum.
Videos which help children move while they learn. They support curriculum subjects, including maths and English.
Cosmic Kids Yoga
Joe Wicks PE Lessons