Presentation on theme: "Nursery information session Thursday 9th July 2015"— Presentation transcript:
1 Nursery information session Thursday 9th July 2015 Welcome to ourNursery information sessionThursday 9th July 2015
2 Staffing in the Nursery Your child will be welcomed by the following members of staff:Mrs L. Fanstone - Nursery TeacherMrs S. Harris Early Years Practitioner
3 Aims of today’s session Provide you with information about how our Nursery works, and what your child is likely to do hereGive you general information about the induction arrangements for your child starting Nursery.Answer any questions you may have in an informal ‘Q&A’ session
4 What will my child do at Nursery? Your child will begin the first stage of their school career, working within the ‘Early Years Foundation Stage’ (also known simply as EYFS).This is a framework for children’s learning and development from birth up to the age of five.Here at Benson C of E Primary School, your child will continue to work within the EYFS up until the end of their Reception year.
5 Observing your child...When we carry out our observations of your child at play, we will take care to find out ‘HOW’ they like to learn, as well as ‘WHAT’ they are learning.
6 ‘HOW’ does your child like to learn? Are the children… ?Characteristics of Eing …engaged in their play? Finding out and exploring Playing with what they know Being willing to ‘have a go’ …motivated to keep trying? Being involved and concentrating Keeping trying Enjoying achieving what they set out to do …able to think of their own ideas? Having their own ideas Making links Choosing ways to do things
7 ‘WHAT’ learning is taking place? The 7 Areas of Learning and DevelopmentPersonal, Social and Emotional DevelopmentCommunication and LanguageExpressive Arts and DesignLiteracyMathematicsUnderstanding the WorldPhysical Development
8 “In their play, children learn at their highest level” Here at Benson C of E Primary School, play is at the forefront of the Nursery curriculum .“In their play, children learn at their highest level”EYFS Practice Guidance, DfES, 2007
9 Attending Nursery at Benson C of E Primary School Your child will join either our morning session or our afternoon session, to attend up to 5 days a week.Morning Nursery: 8.45 – 11.45amLunch club: pmAfternoon Nursery: – 3.15pm
10 General information Start date: Monday 7th September Prior to this we would like to invite your child to Nursery taster sessions.You will be invited to stay with your child during these sessions.Wednesday 2nd: orThursday 3rd: orFriday 4th:During the taster session we would like to book a Home Visit with you for the following week: 10th and 11th September.You do not have to stay for the whole taster session.
11 The Nursery daily routine 8.45a.m.12.15p.m.Session begins with ‘Busy Fingers’9.0012.30Circle Time (Registration etc.)9.1512.45Small Group Time9.301.00Choosing Time (Child Initiated Learning)11.002.30Tidy-up Time11.052.35Snack Time11.152.45Story Time11.353.05Prepare to go home11.45a.m.3.15p.m.End of session
12 What to wear…Nursery uniform is not compulsory but there will be an optional t-shirt with the School logo on it.Each child should bring a change of clothes that can be left on their peg, in a bag.This should include:A t-shirtA pair of trousers/leggingsUnderwearSocksWelliesPlease remember to label all items of clothing!