Encourage your child’s love of reading to take flight over the summer holidays with this month-long challenge. As your child explores four continents – The Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia – they will develop their geographical and cultural knowledge by reflecting on and investigating each location they visit on their reading journey.
School readiness: Personal care and practicalities
The transition from nursery to reception is one of the most important milestones in a young child’s life. There are many ways in which home and setting can help children develop school readiness, from building conversational skills to learning how to handle a mark-making tool. Being able to carry out school-related personal care tasks is another important area of preparation, and this article looks at some useful practical skills to work through with children in preparation for starting school.
Resource Bank members can now download this catch-up systematic synthetic phonics programme for ages 5 to 7 for FREE. Author Wendy Jolliffe has also provided some new lesson plans and an overview of the book for us.
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