Waggon Lane, Upton, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 1JS

01977 650820

office@upton.wakefield.sch.uk

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Upton Primary School

Welcome to Lower Foundation

Teacher and EYFS Manager

Mrs K Collier

Nursery Nurse

Miss V Kent

Support Staff

Mrs J Fish

 

What are we learning about?

This half term our topic is ‘Animals.’  We are learning about growth and change, caring for animals, baby animals, mini beasts, farm and jungle animals.

Our medium term plan is available here.

 

Upcoming events.

Easter Relatives Day Wednesday 3rd April 

 

To further encourage our children to develop a love of reading we have adapted our family sharing time. We welcome parents to stay for the first 15 minutes of each session and will now put out a selection of reading books on a Tuesday and Thursday that we would like our parents to share with their children.  On Monday, Wednesday and Friday we will have our name writing cards out as usual. 

We have also started a library system in Nursery where we will let your child choose a book to bring home for the week to enjoy with you. Books will be swapped on a Thursday so we ask that on a Thursday your child puts their library book in the box in the cloakroom ready to be swapped. 

 

Teachers

Miss M Nelson (R1 - Skiddaw)

Mrs C Jackson (R2 – Great Gable)

Supporting Adults

Mrs D Clarke

Mrs L Ellis

What we are learning about

This half term we are looking at ‘Animals’. We will be looking at different types of animals and their habitats. We will also look at what their needs are.

Our medium term plan is available here.

 

Upcoming Events

Maths Inspire Tuesday 12th March 2pm.

Thursday May 2nd- trip to Yorkshire Wildlife park- information to follow

 Outside Area

This half term we are making changes to our outdoor area.

 outdoor mud kitchen