Welcome to Nursery!

Teacher:   Mrs Banwell           Teaching Assistant:   Miss Clancy



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Dates for the Diary Linked to Nursery

Thursday 25th April

Class Photographs

Tuesday 11th June (9:15am)

New Parent Meeting for moving up to Reception

Wednesday 19th June

Sports Day (EYFS)

Friday 28th June

Nursery Graduation (am & pm)

Saturday 29th June (11am)

Summer Fayre & Artisan Market

Thursday 18th July (1:30pm)

Break up for Summer



Every Wednesday afternoon and every Thursday morning.

P.E. Day

Full P.E. kit is not required.  Children just need black pumps.






Suggested Reading List

Rhyming story books:

Dear Mother Goose

By Michael Rosen and Nick Sharratt

Oi Frog!

By Kes Gray and Jim Field

Chocolate Mousse for Greedy Goose

By Julia Donaldson and Nick Sharratt

Walking Through the Jungle

By Julie Lacome

The Gruffalo

By Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Duck in the Truck

By Jez Alborough

Sharing A Shell

By Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks

One Night in the Zoo

By Judith Kerr

Where’s My Teddy?

By Jez Alborough

There’s an Ouch in My Pouch

By Jeanne Willis and Garry Parsons

Traditional fairy tales such as:

The Three Little Pigs, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Little Red Riding Hood, The Gingerbread Man, The Elves and the Shoemaker, The Princess and the Pea, Chicken Licken, The Magic Porridge Pot.

Traditional Nursery Rhymes:

Humpty Dumpty, Hickory Dickory Dock, Incey Wincey Spider, Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary, Two Little Dickie Birds, Polly Put the Kettle On, Jack and Jill, Hey Diddle,Diddle, Pussy-Cat, Pussy-Cat, I’m a Little Teapot.


Useful websites


CBeebies Nursery Rhymes

School Radio - Nursery songs and rhymes - BBC

Phonics Play

Top Marks


                     Summer Topics Overview

Topics – Summer Term


Easter Story

Holy Week, Palm Sunday, The Last Supper, Good Friday, The Resurrection, The Ascension

May is the Month of Mary

All about Our Lady, May Procession

The Church

My Baptism, The Church


Harry and the Dinosaurs , Dinosaur Roar, How to Grow a Dinosaur, Ten Little Dinosaurs, Crunch, Munch Dinosaur Lunch, Using Information Books, Using the Internet.


The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Superworm, Butterfly Life Cycle, Mini-Beast Hunt, Tadpole’s Promise, Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell, What the Ladybird Heard,

Mini-Beast poems and rhymes

All about Summer

Being safe in the sun, Summer clothes, Holidays, Holiday Travel

Growing up/ Getting Ready for Reception

I am Absolutely too Small for School,  Starting School, Harry and the Dinosaurs go to School, Nursery Graduation, Golden Assembly, Prayer Assemblies

Keeping Healthy

Healthy food, Oliver’s vegetables, Sports Day