Class Newsletter

Diary Dates

Forest School: Tuesday (every other)

PE Kit: Thursday (indoor) and Friday (outdoor)

Current Topic


In this section you will activities to support your child’s learning at home.

Bear Hunt Activities

Miss Cavaney and Mrs Jabeen love ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’. Watch the video and then have a go at the different activities. Have fun!
Bear Hunt Activities

Hello to all Parents

The Acorns team would like to welcome you to our class page. You will find lots of information on this page from our class newsletters to our topic webs, we will also share with you our learning in pictures so that you can see what has been happening. Learning links are available at the bottom of the page.  For more information about our Foundation Unit please see your welcome booklet.  Enjoy! Acorns Welcome Booklet

Meet the Teachers

My name is Mrs Jabeen and I am the class teacher. This year in Acorns, I am supported by Mrs Dean (Class TA) and Jill Smith (supporting School Readiness and Nurture). My PPA time will be covered by Mrs Todd and Miss Ward.

Useful Resources

High frequency and tricky word checklist – please take a look at this and check which words your child can read.

Phase 2 sound mat

Phase 3 sound mat

Phonics Play is a website that we have already recommended to a lot of parents. Please have a look and explore the phonics games. Please check with either Mrs Jabeen or Miss Fielding if you are unsure what phase your child is working on. Click on the picture below to go directly to the website.


Phonics play picture

Purple Mash, an online resource to practise ICT skills and apply what the children have learnt. Click on the picture below to go straight to the login page.

Purple mash icon