We have been whizzing through Phase 2 phonics and the children have learnt so many new sounds and I hope you are getting to see these at home. They have all learnt the sound, the name, the formation and words beginning with each letter. The sounds taught so for are:
s a t p i n m d g o c k ck e u r h b f ff l ss ll
There are lots of lovely ways you can help your child to develop their phonic knowledge further by playing games, noticing these letters in the books and words they take home.
Here are some websites that might be useful
For further information about phonics see our Parents Curriculum Page.
In number time here are few areas we have explored together in our keyworker groups.
Number in order to 10/20
Learning To use a number line
Counting objects and matching amount to correct number.
Time: sequence of our day
Length: longer shorter, tallest, smallest.
Weight: heavy, light, heavier, lighter.
Money: 1p, 2p and 5p
Shapes: 2D shapes ; square, triangle, circle, rectangle
Shapes: 3D shapes ; cube, cuboid, cylinder, cone.
Here are a few websites you and your child might enjoy.