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Light box phonics!


This week on our light box table we are focusing on sounds and spelling simple words. The children can choose an object like mop, dog, or cup and use the sounds to try and spell the word.



The Nursery children are doing so well with their sounds that we decided to set up a phonics table! Some children are now even putting sounds together to read simple words. At the phonics table children can find the new sound, write sounds, spell and read words or even make up their own words.  

Our New Reading Area


  We have been working really hard this week to improve our reading area! We have added some topic book baskets so children know where to put all the books about transport and vehicles. We have added some story baskets so children can retell their favourite stories using props and we have even added some […]