Shenton Primary School

Empowering and nurturing young minds to achieve excellence

Fun Things to do at home!

Dear Parents,

This page will give you some ideas of how you can support your Nursery and Reception class children.

In these difficult times, when we are likely to be at home for a lengthy time, it is really important to keep a daily routine for your children. Try and make a timetable for your day, wake up time and routine for breakfast, breaking up the day with times for play through physical exercise, making sure you share a book (online or with a real book) every day, and making sure your children go to bed at a set time. Have a list of ideas for what your child can do/play as well, they could help you cook! It is also really important to stay positive, say 'well done' or 'that's great' at least 5 times a day to your children. This will help you to manage your and your children's days happily.

If you need any help please email Mrs Bailey ( ) for further advice.

Current Nursery Homework

 Nursery Literacy Activities wc 18.520.pdfDownload
 Nursery Literacy Activities wc 25.5.pdfDownload
 Nursery Maths activities wc 18.5.20.pdfDownload
 Nursery Maths Activities wc 25.5.pdfDownload
 Nursery Phonics Activities wc 18.5.20.pdfDownload
 Nursery Phonics Activities wc 25.5.pdfDownload
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Previous Nursery Homework

 Maths challenges 27.4.20.pdfDownload
 Nursery Literacy wc 11.5.20.pdfDownload
 Nursery Literacy wc 4.5.20.pdfDownload
 Nursery Mark Making Challenge.pdfDownload
 Nursery Maths Activities wc 11.5.20.pdfDownload
 Nursery Maths Activities wc 4.5.20.pdfDownload
 Nursery Reading Activity 29.4.20.pdfDownload
 Phonics Activities.pdfDownload
 Writing Activities.pdfDownload
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current reception homework

 Maths Challenges Week Commencing 18.05.20 - Copy.pdfDownload
 Maths Challenges Week Commencing 25.05.20.pdfDownload
 Phonics (eurhb) Week Commencing 18.05.20.pdfDownload
 Phonics (fljvw) Week Commencing 25.05.20.pdfDownload
 WC 18.5.20 Reading and Writing Activities.pdfDownload
 WC 25.5.20 Reading and Writing Activities.pdfDownload
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Phonics activities are now live on Education City for your Reception children.  They will need to log on with their user name and password they were given in their homework packs.  If you need them again please e-mail with your child's name.  

Previous Reception Homework

 Goldilocks and the Three Bears WC 11.05.20.pdfDownload
 Jack and the Beanstalk WC 04.05.20.pdfDownload
 Maths Challenges 2.pdfDownload
 Maths Challenges 3.pdfDownload
 Maths Challenges.pdfDownload
 Reading and Writing Challenges 2.pdfDownload
 Reading and Writing Challenges WC 27.4.20 (1).pdfDownload
 Reading Challenges.pdfDownload
 WC 11.5.20 Maths and Phonics Challenges.pdfDownload
 WC 4.5.20 Maths and Phonics Challenges.pdfDownload
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Phonics - Reception Parents Support! 

Your child may want to practice their sounds whilst they are at home.  If you are unsure about how to say the sounds click the video below. If your child watches this with you it may help them to recall the sounds they have been taught at school. 

Click the links below to open the sound mats your child would use at school to help them with their writing.

 Phase 2 Sound Mat.pdfDownload
 Phase 3 Sound Mat.pdfDownload
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Reception Phase 2 Phonics Revision work

 Phonics Recap (nmdgo) Week Commencing 25.05.20.pdfDownload
 Phonics Recap (satpi) Week Commencing 18.05.20.pdfDownload
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Phase 2 Sound Recap Videos

 Phonics video a.mp4Download
 Phonics video d.mp4Download
 Phonics video e.mp4Download
 Phonics video h.mp4Download
 Phonics video i.mp4Download
 Phonics video m.mp4Download
 Phonics video n.mp4Download
 Phonics video p.mp4Download
 Phonics video r.mp4Download
 Phonics video s.mp4Download
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Nursery and Reception Fun Activities

It is very important that we have a little exercise and take time to just relax.  At school your child will often take part in some yoga.  Click the link below to have a go at home!

Here's another way to get our bodies moving whilst we are at home.  Click below to workout with Andy! 

Nursery and Reception Story time

This will be updated every day Monday - Friday ready for our 2.30pm story time.  Hope you enjoy the books we share. 

Click the link below to view the stories we have previously shared.