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Foundation stage Useful information

Here is some useful information for helping with your child's learning at home:

  • Letter formation display sheets and activity sheets
  • Number Formation display
  • Phonics Sounds for Phase 2 & 3 sounds
  • High Frequency words to sightread
  • High Frequency words to spell
  • Printable Numicon Shapes
  • Notes from our latest Foundation Stage Parents Meeting

Foundation Topics and Weekend Challenges

Topics in Foundation Stage are led by children's interests. The topics change on a weekly or fortnightly basis.

We send out an optional weekend challenge on an email each Friday or you can click on the link below to view some examples.

weekend challenges

A "typical" day in Foundation:

  • Register & Dinners​

  • Whole Class Phonics ​

  • Literacy/Maths/PSED input​

  • 9.30- 10.30 Explore Time​ inside and outdoors

  • Snack Time​

  • Playtime outside​

  • 11.00 - 11.30 Explore Time​ inside and outdoors

  • 11.30 - 12.00 Letters and Sounds​

  • 12.00 = 13.10 Lunch​


  • Guided Reading groups and quiet reading time​

  • 1.40- 2.45 Explore Time​ inside and outdoors

  • Story Time & Home Time​​​​

Timings are approximate and across the week we also include Spanish, Multiskills, Music and some Whole School Assemblies!

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