Welcome to Nursery

Mrs Linder, Mrs Constantine and Miss Ainscough are the staff team in Nursery.

Autumn Term 2021


This half term we will be continuing to recognise letters and words, knowing that print has meaning. The children are beginning to spot letters that they see and in the nursery.

We will be looking at books independently, handling books carefully and knowing what the parts are called.

We will be joining in with repeated phrases in a familiar story.

We will be picking out key characters in our stories.

We are loving our “Dough Disco” and “Squiggle While you Wiggle” sessions where we build up our muscles, movements and strength to become great writers.


We are also to working on identifying sounds including instrumental and voice sounds around us.

To clap or count the syllables in our names and other words.

We will be showing greater control when mark making.

We will be continuing to learn a wide variety of Nursery rhymes and actions.

We will be continuing to identify the words that rhyme.


We will be talking about 2d shapes using mathematical language.

We will be reciting numbers past 5.

We will be subitising to 3.

We will know that the last number they count is how many are in the set.

We will be representing numbers 1, 2, 3.

We will say one number for each item to 3.

We will know the names of some days, months and seasons

We will show interest interested in our daily timetable and can talk what I have done


We will be thinking about celebrations.


Nursery rhymes to sing and watch  https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06kbsbz
Counting games https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/3-5-years/counting
Listening to sounds https://www.phonicsbloom.com/uk/game/list/phonics-games-phase-1
Letter formation http://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/skyWriter/index.html
Shape recognition https://www.topmarks.co.uk/early-years/shape-monsters
Stories to listen to https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/stories