Ghyllgrove Community Primary School &Resource Base for Hearing Impaired Children

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Welcome To Nursery

Nursery Leader: Mrs L. Webb

Teaching Assistants: Miss T. Selby and Mrs G. Wise


Nursery Times

AM: 9:05am-11:35am

PM: 12:45pm-3:15pm



Our topic this half term will be 'Autumn', we will be learning all about what happens in the world around us during this seasons, including the different colours and change in weather. 


Letters and Sounds

In September we start practising our environmental sounds, which is Phase 1 listening skills. We play listening games, use instruments, sing and discover what we can hear in our environment. 

In the summer term we will start to learn Phase 2: s, a, t, p, i, n. 



In Nursery we focus on the numbers 0-10, counting and recognising these numbers. 



Friday 3rd December: Festive Party Clothes 

Wednesday 15th December: Christmas Jumper Day 

Monday 20th December: Christmas Holidays 

Tuesday 4th January: School re-opens 


**PE will be on Fridays**



Our Daily Routine

9.05-9.20/12.45-1.00- Self registration and child led learning

9.20-9.40/ 1.00-1.20- Circle time

This is when we come together and talk about the weather, day/ season and do our adult input, this includes maths and phonics. We also talk about our plan for the day, read a story or sing nursery rhymes  

9.40-11.10/ 1.20-2.50- Adult/ Child led learning in class and garden 

9.45-10.30/ 1.30-2.15- Rolling Snack time 

11.10/ 2.50- Reset the classroom 

11.15-11.25/ 2.55-3.05- Carpet time

11.25-11.35/ 3.05-3.15- Get ready to go home

11.35/ 3.15- Home time


**Regular hand washing and sanitising, alongside regular cleaning

will be in place throughout the day**


Items to have in School

  • Spare clothes- tracksuit bottoms, t-shirt and underwear.
  • Wellies.
  • Book bags, including home school diary.
  • PE kit- White/ red t-shirt, shorts and trainers/ plimsoles.
  • Water bottle- plain water only please.
  • If the children are wearing wellies into school, can you please provide a change of shoes in their book bag.


Please ensure that all clothing is clearly named. 


Thank you smiley



Activities to try at home

  • Looking at books together.
  • Practise counting and number recognition 0-5 and 0-10.
  • Practice recognising the first letters of their name.
  • The children can practise putting on their own coat and shoes and taking them off again.


If you have any problems, worries or just a general question, please come and see us smiley


Mrs Webb, Miss Selby and Mrs Wise. 


Using Tapestry

Still image for this video

Weekly Objectives 29.11.21

Nursery Classroom

Remembrance Day 2021

“A friend is one of the nicest things you can have and one of the nicest things you can be” - Winnie the Pooh

CBeebies | Numberblocks | 1-10 Songs Playlist

Learn all about numbers one to ten with our Numberblocks

Jolly Phonic Song Phase 2

We will learn these letters and sounds in order 😊