Class 1

Welcome to Class 1 at Little Gaddesden School!

Summer Term 2024


Summer Term 2024 Curriculum Newsletter

Information for EYFS parents

Daily routine 

Every Tuesday afternoon, we have a Forest School session, in the local National Trust woodland or on site. Our Reception teacher is currently undergoing her Level 3 FS training.

Our guinea pigs. In Class 1 we have 2 guinea pigs that we all work together to look after. They get to go home with you in the holidays! Their names are Biscuit and Funky and they are very friendly.

At school, we have access to a minibus and go out on lots of visits……

to the park…..

for breakfast with Santa….

and to the Chinese restaurant for Chinese New Year!

EYFS Curriculum Map

EYFS Intent, Implementation and Impact

Skills Progression in EYFS Class

We use a secure online learning journal helping staff and families celebrate their children’s learning and development called Tapestry where we upload new observations every Friday afternoon…

How to get the Tapestry App for Apple iOS devices

…and we encourage more parental engagement through our ‘Wow’ postcards…

Explaining Wow postcards

Template of a Wow postcard

What will my child be expected to learn in the EYFS?

The prime areas of the EYFS

The specific areas of the EYFS

How we write our letters and numbers
How we write our letters and numbers