Welcome to

The Market Deeping

Community Primary School

Willoughby Avenue, Peterborough, Lincolnshire PE6 8JE

Tel: 01778 343654

Term 6

 Nursery - Early Years Foundation Stage




Communication and Language

 We will listen to and talking about stories.During circle time activities we will encourage the children to listen as well as speak about a focused subject. We will explore the use of positional language.


Personal Social and Emotional Development

 We will be playing turn taking games and encouraging sharing skills. We will talk about our families and ‘news’. We will use puppets to talk about feelings and to reinforce rules. 



Physical Development

We are focusing on both fine motor and gross motor skills this term. We will practice our pencil control when tracing. Develop our name writing and letter formation. We will use fine motor skills for threading, using tweezers and developing our scissors skills. We will be using jugs to pour our own drinks. We will be practicing for sports day.



We will be sharing books, making marks both inside and outside. We will listen to stories about sea creatures and pirates, such as Commotion in the Ocean. We will also look at non-fiction books to. We will continue with learning letter sounds. We will be developing our name writing and letter formation.  We will write messages in a bottle. We will introduce the Oxford Reading Tree books.

Expressive Arts and Design

We will be using paint and making models. We will explore different musical instruments and the different sound that they make. We will make different types of sea creatures. We will be dressing up as pirates and mermaids.




In mathematics we are singing number rhymes and learning numerals. We will be counting objects and play counting games. We will be adding two groups of objects together to find a total. We will be developing our number recognition and ordering numbers. We will be measuring objects. We will be weighing bags of treasure to see which is the heaviest. 

Understanding the World

We will be using the computers to make pictures and practice using the mouse to click and drag objects. We will explore a programmable toy named Bee-Bot. We will talk about our visits to the seaside. We will be making our own treasure maps.




Please note we try and use the children’s current ideas and interests when possible so some areas may change as the term progresses.