Newsletter Spring Term 


We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas.

 A very big welcome to all children and parents joining Little Chums this term.  We are starting the  Spring term with “Colours”  We will be learning all about  the different colours and how we use and eat colour. We will sing, The Sun Has Got his Hat On & Ten Green bottles.  Please look at the notice board to see what else we will be learning .

Home Activities:

You can help your child’s learning by doing things together at home.

Look at books about  colour.

Practice the songs  we are singing in school

Talk about what they see on the way to and from school , the colour of the leaves,  talk about  how we use colour  “Red is for Danger”

Forest School

Children need waterproof coveralls, hat, gloves,, spare clothes and a piece of fruit at every session


Please  make sure your child has appropriate clothing  for the weather, also that they have spare clothes in their bag in case they need to change.  Please name all clothing.

We recommend  Pre-school  Polo tops and sweatshirts  this helps the children feel part of the group.


We would really appreciate your feedback good or bad!  We want to make your child’s experience  at Pre school a positive one and welcome all suggestions to help us improve.

or to Pre –school will remain locked until the finish of school.  Please wait in the corridor until you are invited in to collect your child.  If you have a problem and are going to be late please phone Julie Duggan ASAP 07849308762 so we can make arrangements for your child.

Parents  Consultations

We will be inviting parents to meet with Key workers to discuss  and agree targets for your child and to share  your child’s learning journey with you.  Please book appointments via the list on the notice board.

You can ask to see your child’s Learning Journey at anytime.

Monday  10th February 

6pm-7pm   East Grinstead

 7pm -8pm  Lingfield

Date’s for your Diary

First day of term  Thurs 6th January

Half  Term  Mon  17h  Feb – Fri 22nd Feb

Last day of Term Friday 3rd April

Easter  Egg Hunt

Friday  3rd April

(parents contribute mini eggs please)

Easter Hat Parade

Friday 3rd April

  9.15am  Lingfield

  10.30     East Grinstead

Parents please make a hat with your child

 (parents to accompany children where possible)

First day of Summer Term Mon 20thApril