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Floppy’s Phonics Stage 1+, Stage 2 and Stage 3 actions

At Calpe School, the Floppy’s Phonics programme is used as the basis for teaching phonics in reading and writing.  Reception Class have developed actions for each of the sounds in Stage 1+, 2 and 3.  Watch them here:  

Posted in Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2

Handa’s Surprise

In their weekly assembly, Pre-Nursery re-told the story of Handa’s Surprise to the rest of Foundation Stage. They also showed the pictures that they had drawn to help them recall the story.  Well done, Pre-Nursery!

Posted in Early Years, Pre-Nursery

Happy Horses

In their Assembly, Pre-Nursery children shared all the horse facts they have been learning.  Everyone enjoyed listening to them and learning about horses. 

Posted in Early Years, Pre-Nursery

Numicon in Numeracy

Foundation Stage and Year 1 welcomed a surprise visitor to the class.  Miss Alex returned to visit the children and to deliver a range of Numeracy lessons specialising in the use of Numicon.  The children were introduced to the tiles

Posted in Calpe School Events, Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception, Year 1

Chickens and Eggs

Pre-Nursery have been learning about chickens and eggs.  They made some colourful, feathery chickens and demonstrated their egg experiment – breaking the egg to see what’s inside!

Posted in Early Years, Pre-Nursery

Clevertouch Technology

Pre-Nursery have been exploring and enjoying the many possibilities of Clevertouch technology – what a wonderful tool!    

Posted in Early Years, Pre-Nursery

Pre-Nursery at Calpe School

Our Pre-Nursery children enjoy many different activities throughout their day at Calpe School.  Find out more about their day in this animated book:  

Posted in Early Years, Pre-Nursery

How are you feeling?

Pre-Nursery have been learning about feelings. They made faces with different feelings- angry, sad, happy and sleepy. The children enjoyed presenting their work to the rest of Foundation Stage in assembly.   

Posted in Early Years, Pre-Nursery

Foundation Stage Stars of the Week

Foundation Stage Stars of the Week this week are: Thomas in Reception for doing really well in P.E and trying hard, especially in using words, Maximilian in Nursery for setting a good example to his friends for following instructions and Sofia

Posted in Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception

Stars of the Week

Foundation Stage Stars of the Week are: William in Reception, Lexi in Nursery and Ezra in Pre-Nursery! Well done to all the children for a great start to the Year!  

Posted in Early Years, Nursery, Pre-Nursery, Reception
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