Wheldon Infant School & Nursery

Early Years Foundation Stage (Nursery & Reception)


Early Years Foundation Stage (Nursery & Reception) 


School office to contact parents to ensure a test has been taken and to make sure that parents know to communicate test results to admin@wheldon.wakefield.sch.ukIf a child is entitled to income-related free school meals then a food parcel will be delivered to your house. If a child is vulnerable in any way, a DSL will ensure that appropriate agencies are notified and arrange for regular safe and well checks via a phone call from the DSL (record on CPOMS). If a child does not engage, the class teacher is to call the parents to discuss obstacles and support. 

The initial response to any isolation will be to provide children with home learning materials alongside their class stationery pack (this might need to be delivered). In the case of whole cohort isolation, lessons will be uploaded to Marvellous Me and priority children will have packs delivered. This measure will afford teachers a short time to prepare their remote learning resources. Remote learning will be delivered as previously through daily emails. 


Using Oak Academy children will work their way through the appropriate teaching and learning resources for their age group.  Expectations is a lesson a day of English, Maths, phonics and Understanding the World. 




Literacy – The Giant Turnip  



   Maths – Measure and double and halving  




Understating the World – Easter, Growing (Plants) 




PSHE – Circle of Life 



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Early Years Learning Resources.  




Dough Disco  



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'Dough Disco' is a fun activity for the children which combines the use of play dough with a series of hand and finger exercises designed to improve fine muscle control. The movements develop children's fine and gross motor dexterity, hand-eye coordination and self-esteem.  




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