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Dear Parents, 

As we approach the summer holidays, I think we are all looking forward to a well-earnt rest and then welcoming all the children back to school in September.

Below are ideas and activities you may find useful over the summer. They have been specifically written to be light touch and easily resourced.  They are intended to be completed several times and can be easily adapted to different themes. 

As always, our advice is to read, read, read- to your child, with your child, or your child reading independently. Whether picture books, story books, information text, recipes, comics, poems, newspapers, road signs…it’s all reading! Please also remember the library summer reading challenge is available which offers lots of advice to help support parents. Sign up at   www.sillysquad.org.uk (or click the picture link to the left). 

The ‘What’s On’ page of the website will remain live with links to websites, games and resources. Also below is a bumper pack of self-care activities produced by the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families.

 

Yours sincerely, 

Sarah Vass 

Head teacher 

Child Reading in the Grass

Self-care activity pack

Please use this bumper self-care pack, produced by the Anna Freud centre to support your child over the summer. 

Moving from Year 2 to Year 3

Mrs O'Reilly and Mr Quilter are ready to welcome you to Key Stage 2. Here are some activities to help you on your way. 

Joining Reception

Here are some ideas from Miss Chapman and Miss Herron. 

They're looking forward to meeting you!

Moving from Year 3 to Year 4

Miss Coulson and Mr Kitchener can't wait to see you in September. They've put together some activities here for you. 

Moving from Reception to Y1

Mrs Haley and Mrs McCarthy have put together some things should keep you busy over the summer. 

Moving from Year 4 to Year 5

Moving into the upper school, Miss Brewer and Mrs Glover think these activities will help you be ready for Year 5. 

Moving from Year 1 to Year 2

What to do over the summer? Miss Paul and Mrs Browne have some ideas for you all here - take a look! 

Moving from Year 5 to Year 6

To help you on your way to being Year 6 ready, Miss Campling and Mr Hunt  have these activities for you. 

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